Venezuelan Maria Elena Pombo Fashion designer uses avocado to naturally dye clothes

By guest author Frances Solá-Santiago studio feels more like a lab than a designer’s showroom. On the left, there are shelves full of water bottles from all over the world. On the far end, there’s a giant box that houses avocado seeds. There are also tongs and burners on top of the table, as well … More Venezuelan Maria Elena Pombo Fashion designer uses avocado to naturally dye clothes

Trusted quality from Catalonia in partnership with Monforts

Spain’s circular knits finishing specialist Tinfer has recently taken delivery of a new Montex stenter at its Barcelona plant. In opting to partner with Monforts for the supply of its third fabric stenter, commission dyer and finisher Tinfer put service – along with the proven reliability of advanced Montex stenters – at the top of … More Trusted quality from Catalonia in partnership with Monforts

U.S. Gap Inc. unveils its first new brand in more than a decade

By guest author Elizabeth Segran, Ph.D., is a staff writer at Fast Company. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) Gap Inc. introduces Hill City, a performance menswear brand. Will it help buoy the company’s sales, which have been on a downward spiral? Gap, Inc.–the USD 15.9 billion parent company of Old Navy, Banana Republic, Athleta, … More U.S. Gap Inc. unveils its first new brand in more than a decade