It's not watchmaking but it's everything I am longing for. So why deny ourselves this moment of grace ? A naked beauty. A factory. Kilometers of silk. It's Hermès. Who else ?
Her name is Cerise (cherry). She looks like she's just on the edge of seventeen. The almost thirty-something photographer captures her subjects in a poetic moment frozen in time. Like this grandmother in her formica kitchen, somewhere between Magritte and Betty Crocker.
They share the same name, anglophone heritage, and roughly the same age. But the similarities stop there. One is an unconventional designer who collaborates with watchmaking brand MB&F. The other, well'
What stuff is the know-how made of ?
Have a look. With your soul.
Sounds like the title of a crime novel, a page-turner about a dark and fascinating figure. Grégory Pons, journalist and watchmaking strategist is my summer enigma.
My favourite watch for the summer's end. Ravishing? Charming? You know me better than that'