Like the night before Christmas when all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse, Nyepi looms in our year like a mythical beast; rising to a great crescendo and then mysteriously disappearing. It is one of the most public displays of Balinese populist culture on the calendar. A time when […]


A winding village road through rice fields and bamboo forests leads to an unassuming entrance beyond which one of the world’s most unique luxury jewellery brands produces it’s stunning range of socially responsible collectible jewellery. From the pages of glossy magazines to a rustic Balinese village seems a giant leap of cultures and fortunes. The John Hardy workshop tour provides a […]