Category: Clothing

German row puts Turkish clothing export target in jeopardy

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s clothing sector, a main driver of its foreign sales, may miss this year’s export target if a row with Germany is not resolved, a leading manufacturer said on Tuesday. Despite signs of a sales turnaround to other countries, some German buyers have…

British retailer Tesco to detoxify clothing

Tesco has promised to eliminate hazardous chemicals from its clothing supply chain, in a major coup for environmental campaigners Greenpeace. The supermarket giant formally has joined Greenpeace’s DETOX campaign, pledging to deliver “toxic-free” clothing under its own-brand range F&F and release a full list of suppliers in…

The Artist Who Creates Portraits With a Clothing Iron

IRONING HAS NEVER BEEN SO cool. Benjamin Shine, an artist who splits his time between London and Sydney, has become a pioneer in what he calls “painting fabric”—using irons to create portraits in cloth. As a member of a family of garment manufacturers and a one-time employee…

Tajikistan To Promote Clothing To Counter ‘Alien’ Traditions

Tajikistan has set up a commission to promote clothing the government deems appropriate for citizens of the Central Asian country, an initiative it says is aimed at combating “alien” culture. The commission will help design clothes for men and women “taking into consideration Tajik traditions” and…

The Artist Who Creates Portraits With a Clothing Iron

IRONING HAS NEVER BEEN SO cool. Benjamin Shine, an artist who splits his time between London and Sydney, has become a pioneer in what he calls “painting fabric”—using irons to create portraits in cloth. As a member of a family of garment manufacturers and a one-time employee…

McDonald’s new line of clothing isn’t as terrible as you’d expect

For one day, July 26th, McDonald’s will give away flip flops, sweatsuits, and other swag with UberEats deliveries. It’s called the “McDelivery Collection.” Fast food-themed swag is a tried-and-true marketing stunt. Burger King has launched a Whopper-themed air freshener, Pizza Hut has Hut Swag,and McDonald’s already sells…

15 items of clothing men need for a complete wardrobe

Have you ever started your day on a bum note, flicking through reams of unloved clothing in order to find an item you actually enjoy wearing? If so, you may be in dire need of a declutter. According to a piece published the Daily Mail Femail Magazine, “the…