A big thank you to Syl Tang for including me in her story about mechanical jewelry in the Financial Times today! An entire section of the weekend edition is devoted to watches and “jewellery,” as the Brits spell it. The article is on page 19 in the print edition, which you can get at the newsstand (look for the pink newspaper). Here’s an excerpt:
If you have a subscription to the FT, you can read the article here. There are also good stories on men’s jewelry; the renewed interest in 1980s designs (yay!); and smartwatches. Syl tried her hand at watchmaking and reported just how challenging it is to make a luxury timepiece. Hmmm … maybe I should have her work on an acorn locket next!