Sustainable fashion: This designer turns cloth sacks into stylish purses. See pics

In the last few years, top fashion designers and brands across the world – from McCartney to Louis Vuitton – have promoted sustainable fashion. In India too, upcycled clothing is getting popular. Now, an entrepreneur from Ivory Coast is hoping to score an international fashion hit by recycling the cloth sacks that the country uses to ship cocoa … Read more Sustainable fashion: This designer turns cloth sacks into stylish purses. See pics

Dumping duty on Chinese Cloth import shall not make much difference for MSMEs; duties on apparels & garments would: Expert

The Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani has said that the government is working on a policy to stem the flow of cheap cloth into India and is even considering imposing a “dumping duty” on cloth imported from China. “I cannot make any announcements about it here but I will move the policy in the Parliament. … Read more Dumping duty on Chinese Cloth import shall not make much difference for MSMEs; duties on apparels & garments would: Expert