28 Sep '14, 2pm

Talking With Jacob & Co. Founder Jacob Arabo About His Innovative Luxury Timepieces

Talking With Jacob & Co. Founder Jacob Arabo About His Innovative Luxury Timepieces

Just Luxe: Can you talk a little bit about your background and what lead you to begin and found Jacob & Co.? Was this something you always aspired to do? Jacob Arabo: As a child, growing up in Uzbekistan, I spent my summers participating in various work programs. One year, my father, who encouraged me to stay productive in my spare time, arranged for me to work as a photographer. I had always been drawn to art and design, and working in photography provided me with an outlet to bring my own creative visions to life. Another summer, I worked as a watchmaker, learning the intricacies of the craft and the importance of detail in design in regards to both aesthetics and functionality. Watchmaking opened my eyes to a larger creative process, and inspired me to pursue creating my own never-before-seen designs purely from imagination. Combining my longstanding love of art, with m...

Full article: http://www.justluxe.com/fine-living/jewelry/feature-19568...

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