This special edition is the epitome of Magnifissance's 13-year journey of uncovering awe-inspiring savoir-faire. From the sacred lace made by a secluded cloister of Benedictine nuns to the threads woven on the warper machine designed by Leonardo da Vinci, we take a peek inside the most unique artisan workshops worldwide. One highlight is the 150-foot Tang Dynasty-style wooden tower built without using a single nail, just an hour away from New York. Be amazed at these achievements of human wisdom and artisanship. Order issue 118 today and share the joy with us.