Enhancing Your Experience: Course Mastery

The path that led Alex Bartholomew to a career designing and producing high-end, handcrafted golf shoes was not preconceived, by any stretch. Born to British parents and raised in golf-rich South Africa—a country currently home to more than 350 professional golfers on both U.S. and European tours—Bartholomew no doubt benefited from regular exposure to the […]

Enhancing Your Experience: Handmade Heritage

When Thierry Hermès established his namesake company in 1837, he offered European noblemen wrought harnesses and carriage bridles. When his son took over the firm decades later, he introduced a new component to the business—leather saddles. By the time the brand had reached its third generation, Hermès craftsmen were creating bespoke handbags and other leather […]