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Watanabe Pile: Promoting Honest Organic Cotton Textiles

VANESSA ZDESAR, Le Souk Contributor
Close your eyes and think of cotton for a moment, picture it in your mind. The thought alone evokes a sense of serenity and well-being, of complete purity and authenticity. Known a...
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Tootal Fabrics: Mega-Supplier of Shirting & Corporate Identity Fabrics

VANESSA ZDESAR, Le Souk Contributor
Nestled alongside the border of Germany, in the eastern Netherlands, is the small city of Enschede. Historically, early inhabitants of the city settled here in the early 19th cen...
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Katsukura: Japanese Piece-Dyed Luxury Interiors

BENJAMIN FITZGERALD, Le Souk Contributor
‘Katsu’ – a word pertaining to the shout used in Chán and Zen Buddhism and martial arts - precedes several words in the Japanese language. One is ‘Katsudon’, a Japanese deep-frie...
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Klein Karoo: South Africa's Exotic Luxury Ostrich Leather

VANESSA ZDESAR, Le Souk Contributor
Nestled in the Western Cape province of South Africa, in the scenic valley between the Swartberg and Outeniqua mountains, lies the town of Oudtshoorn. Despite its small populati...
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Rainbow Leather: Custom Digital Printing and Beyond

VANESSA ZDESAR, Le Souk Contributor
When it comes to textiles, perhaps no industry has a history as old and as steeped in tradition as the leather industry. Even dating as far back as prehistoric times, humans have...
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Tejidos Gulfer: Innovation Meets Tradition

VANESSA ZDESAR, Le Souk Contributor
Ask anyone what first comes to mind when they think of Colombia, and the usual responses will include things like sprawling tropical landscapes, world-renowned coffee production,...

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