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Designer of the Week: Zarif Designs

ECO FASHION TALK, Le Souk Contributor
Zarif Designs is based in Kabul Afghanistan, where they employ and train 52 local Afghan men and women to practice handcrafted work. All fabrics for the collection are sourced from...
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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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Hinterveld's Ready-Made Mohair Goods Weave Comfort and Style

VANESSA ZDESAR, Le Souk Contributor
Hinterveld is a boutique weaving mill in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. Since its inception several years ago, the company has grown to become a leader in the production of mo...
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Intermoda 2016 Promotes Fashion Trends and Business Development

VANESSA ZDESAR, Le Souk Contributor
Mexico is no stranger to the fashion industry. Though still developing, the country has a strong presence and continues to grow as a hub for industry professionals to learn a...
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Mills Respond to Mongolia’s Cashmere Crisis with Sustainable Yarn

BENJAMIN FITZGERALD, Le Souk Contributor
Maiyet is a luxury brand making headlines this season. Helmed in New York, the manufacturing ethics of the fashion label don't dull its focus on luxury. Nor do they exclude the bra...
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The Only Trade Show Follow Up Tool You’ll Ever Need

VANESSA ZDESAR, Le Souk Contributor
This July alone, over 300 suppliers will attend Premiere Vision New York. Each supplier will undoubtedly carry 200-300 fabric hangers which will then be carried back home or to o...

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