Inside Tiffany’s Private Suite for VIPs

Inside Tiffany’s Private Suite for VIPs

https://youtube.com/watch?v=U_gLfwxPbqQIn this episode of Invitation Only, Bloomberg luxury reporter Kim Bhasin tours Tiffany & Co's private salon and learns about the 5th Avenue store's most luxurious offerings. Video by Jed Rosenberg Host - Kim Bhasin Cinematographer - Eric Brouse Camera - Alan Jeffries Graphics...

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Bringing Handmade Back to America

Bringing Handmade Back to America

https://youtube.com/watch?v=knz00SxTm9cBased in Providence, Rhode Island, Lotuff Leather creates handcrafted leather goods with their team of twenty two employees. One of their most complicated bags, the Triumph Briefcase, requires a multitude of skill sets to create; from leather working, to...

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Ecovative Design: Manufactured Wood Made Without Trees

Ecovative Design: Manufactured Wood Made Without Trees

https://youtube.com/watch?v=DCjoiRa6aMQApril 13 -- Ecovative Design has made a mission of replacing synthetic plastic polymers with natural mushroom based polymers. After disrupting the packaging industry with a line of fully biodegradable mushroom packaging, they are now setting their sights on...

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Most-Wanted: Meet the King of Bulletproof Cars

Most-Wanted: Meet the King of Bulletproof Cars

https://youtube.com/watch?v=Hh0v6kx4jcgNov. 11 (Bloomberg) --- Armoring your vehicle is the latest craze among the uber-wealthy. Texas Armoring in San Antonio is the biggest private vehicle armoring company in the world, protecting celebs like T.I., Mel B and Steven Segal. They...

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Factory-Built Prefab Mansions That Fold Into Place

Factory-Built Prefab Mansions That Fold Into Place

https://youtube.com/watch?v=ze9cSRznI4QApril 17 (Bloomberg) --- Blu Homes makes prefabricated houses that fold up in the factory for shipping and then unfold on site and are bolted onto a foundation in a day. Blu'sbreakthrough computer modeling, unique use of steel and...

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Inside Tiffany’s Secret Room for Top Spenders

Inside Tiffany’s Secret Room for Top Spenders

https://youtube.com/watch?v=RKZCgAJAkU4June 13 (Bloomberg) -- Behind two sets of ornate doors at Tiffany's New York flagship store is a top-secret room. The Salon houses Tiffany's most over-the-top pieces. The way you gain access is by referral or spending a lot...

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The Last Baseball-Glove Maker in America

The Last Baseball-Glove Maker in America

https://youtube.com/watch?v=U2875MaK264Nokona baseball gloves are made in Nocona, Texas using a number of different leathers including kangaroo, cowhide and buffalo. From hot stamping, to embroidering, to lacing, Nokona has been handcrafting ball gloves since 1934. Video by Brian Schildhorn Made is...

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How Bespoke Italian Leather Shoes Are Made

How Bespoke Italian Leather Shoes Are Made

https://youtube.com/watch?v=ITiyKmYnL-0In a small workshop in Florence, Saskia Wittmer crafts leather shoes that are as unique as each customer. MADE is a series of simple, lovely short films that demonstrate how everyday luxury objects are created. Video by Leila Hussain.

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The Top Five Secrets of a Successful Restaurant

The Top Five Secrets of a Successful Restaurant

https://youtube.com/watch?v=5k1hSu2gdKEApril 7 -- Charles Masson lives restaurants, from legendary years spent at New York’s La Grenouille to his current directorship of Chevalier at the new Baccarat Hotel. Here he reveals the five ingredients every great dining room needs to...

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