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5 Great Schools for Textile Design: From Tradition to Innovation

ALEXANDRA SAAD, Le Souk Contributor
Choosing a school is never easy, even less so when your focus is textile design. You may want to start by narrowing your focus - do you want a school that offers a broad exposure t...
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Flawed Fabrics Report - Appalling Labor Standards in Tamil Nadu, India

ANDREW WARBURTON, Le Souk Contributor
A report by the Centre for Research on Multinational Corporations (SOMO) and the India Committee of the Netherlands (ICN) has exposed appalling labor conditions within 5 spinning m...
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How to Measure for a Men's Shirt

BENITA, Le Souk Contributor
1. Neck When measuring the neck, make sure you can move the tape easily. Do not tighten the tape measure. Make sure that the tape is at the base of the neck where the neck and sho...
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Welcome to the Swatch Warehouse

BENITA, Le Souk Contributor
It's a question that we receive frequently and inevitably: "Before I source a fabric online, I need to see it, touch it, feel it. How can I do that on Source4Style?" Well, we tho...

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