An ABC of Hermès Crafts

Olivier Saillard catalogues the French luxury label's unique craftsman lexicon

After almost two centuries of making iconic silks and bags, masterful watches and fine saddlery, what Hermès is still best known for is its dedication to craftsmanship. In “An ABC of Hermès Crafts,” the French luxury label offers an unprecedented glimpse into the world of their storied workshops by cataloguing the complex vocabulary of their expert artisans. Written by Olivier Saillard, director of the Galliera …