• Thursday, August 11, 2022

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UK, India fashion designers join forces to give female textile workers exposure

Indian designer Aratrik Dev Varman (3L) with officials of IMG Reliance and the British Council.

By: Sarwar Alam

Fashion designers from the UK and India are set to come together to be part of a project aimed at benefiting female textile workers of the north-east of India. The British Council and IMG Reliance signed an agreement last month to help exotic indigenous textile products of the region get a global platform through the project – ‘A Telegram from Tripura’, a senior official of the Council said. “The project will bring UK designer Bethany Williams and Indian designer Aratrik Dev Varman together to explore new fashion systems and approaches with women textile workers of the north-east region in focus,”…

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