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Details of dedication.

Taking place in the Coal Harbour neighbourhood’s Jack Poole Plaza, the 5,000-square-foot event is comprised of nine stations from a watchmaker solving a precise puzzle of gears and screws, to a saddler, leatherworker, silk-printer, gem-setter, and more.

Dungeons & Dragons goes designer.

It’s not a scene typically associated with haute couture.

More valuable than gold.

If one is looking to invest, the regular considerations might include Amazon, Google, Apple—even penny stocks (as one philosophy suggests, where is there to go but up?). Yet recent research indicates the most lucrative investment might not be in gold.

What's in a purse?

FROM THE ARCHIVE: It would be easy to consider Hermès not dissimilar from other maisons de luxe. Beyond the superficial, however, resides a philosophy and even a philosopher with a belief in the “exquisite perception of the improbable.”

Steely steed.

SUMMER CYCLES: Hermès is no stranger to saddles and steeds. It is only natural then, that the equine-inspired French fashion house called upon some of its considerable construction skills when the time came to saddle up for a more leisurely ride.

Time capsule.

Hermès and Jaeger-LeCoultre tackle the science of time with the Atmos Hermès clock.

An alfresco repast.

When warmer weather prevails, the opportunity for leisured outdoor dining is limitless. And when such occasions arise—be  it in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower or at the beach—the Hermès picnic bag combines the convenience of packing and  carrying gastronomic fare with uncompromising style.

Horse play.

Saut Hermès signs line the Avenue des Champs Élysées like bread crumbs leading to a big glass dome. The Grand Palais, designed for the Universal Exposition in 1900, is where, for the third consecutive year, la maison Hermès has returned to its equine roots to present the show-jumping spectacle Saut Hermès.

Classy catch.

Reimagining everyday objects is something that Hermès does all too well—especially with their leather goods, which are unsurpassed in craftsmanship.

Boxed sets.

What lies within a gift box is a question of joyful anticipation; all the better if the box is orange. This season, Hermès has dreamed up two new whimsical gift-box sets. To give or to receive, that is the question.

A glittering jewel box showcasing the best tableware.  

At 15,000 square feet, the new space is smaller than the 25,000-square-foot venue it had occupied since 1992. But there’s no question it’s an upgrade.

Did you get the memo? The bumbag is back—and better.

A look at the fanny pack’s not-so-glamorous past reveals its revival has been a long time coming.

Historic architecture meets modern art.

Discover the best art-centric galleries, museums, and districts the Magic City has to offer.

The oldest glass manufacturer in France.

North Vosges Regional Park in northeastern France is the fairy-tale setting and forest home of Saint-Louis, the country’s oldest and most venerable cristallerie.

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