Great Made America
Capturing the forever passion of American craft.

Fort Knox Vaults – For A Lifetime of Security

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Fort Knox In-Swing Vault Door

When you consider that a burglary occurs every 15 seconds in this country, and over 40% of our homes at risk for a natural disaster, how…

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Kala – Handmade Eyewear from California

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KALA EYEWEAR Glasses

If you’re one for stylish glasses, there is a good chance you know of Kala Eyewear.  Or you may be wearing their glasses and not…

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Weiss is Truly One to Watch

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Weiss Watch Special Issue Red Grande

Restoring Prestige to American Watchmaking As the great writer William Faulkner once said, ““You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose…

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SF Bags – 20 years of Waterfield Designs

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Vitesse Messenger Bag ($159)

From City to Committee, Waterfield is a San Francisco Original   As much as anything does, a bag makes a deliberate statement about us.  It…

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Vandersteen – An American Audio Legend

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Vandersteen 5A Carbon Loudspeakers

There is nothing quite like the surge that runs through your body when the music moves you. Concertgoers know it well.  However, only select audio…

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Tobacco Motorwear – Comfort and Style in Protective Riding Denim

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Tobacco Women's Jet Black Protective Riding Jeans

Anyone who has ridden a motorcycle through the traffic-laden gauntlet of Los Angeles has surely prayed that the City of Angels lives up to its…

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Amador Brewing – Craft Beer in Gold Country

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Amador Brewing Founders

    In the Sierra foothills of Northern California, Highway 49 connects a winding chain of gold mining towns. In the quaint town of Plymouth,…

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Custom Leather and Watches from GSD

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Greg Stevens GSD Leather Craftsman

Custom watch strap options are so plentiful today that it’s easy to forget when not so long ago, they virtually didn’t exist.  For watch collectors…

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Maxit – Pushing Thermal Wear to the Max

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Maxit Design Headgator on 49ers Quarterback Steve Young

It was in the midst of a blizzard in 1985 that winter wear turned thermal. In one frigid moment on a bobbing chairlift, the Maxit…

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Welcome to Great Made America

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Hand finishing watch parts

  Great Made America is a celebration of American-made craft and ingenuity. Over the past several decades, we have seen a mass exodus of industry…

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