Otto Jakob - A talented goldsmith
Otto Jakob's one-of-a-kind creations combine sculpture, painting, gemstones and metal-working. His works are highly sought-after collectors' items
TV film: Glass Maker Matteo Gonet
Switzerland's Matteo Gonet is a craftsman who works with glass at his company "Glassworks" near Basel. He's currently working on a major project for the gardens at the Palace of Versailles. Gonet is creating dozens of glass sculptures that will be on display there starting this autumn. We met him in his factory and learn the art of glass making.
Designer Furniture from Classic Cars
German designer Martin Schlund makes custom furniture from old vehicles, from VW Bugs to Cadillacs. There is hardly a classic car the 44- year-old hasn't reworked. Sofas, chairs, beds or tables - anything is possible.
The Lace Creations of Fashion Designer Irene Luft
Munich-based fashion designer Irene Luft is giving lace an upgrade. She makes luscious lace creations and beautiful embroidery. In fact, more and more people are buying outfits with lace. We see Luft in action at Berlin Fashion Week as well as in Plauen, which is known as the City of Lace.
ReClothing - Hardworking Fashion
The Berlin based Designer Daniel Kroh creates from used of work clothes new ones. He saves the material from incineration, gives the fabric a novel meaning and develops out of the marks of hard work fashion details. In this way Daniel Kroh tailors suits, coats and jackets for men. Actually he also designs some interesting pieces for women. What they all have in common: they tell stories before they end up in a store, waiting to find a new owner.
Second Price of the Global Skin film competition!