Tag: nepal

STUDIO JUX FACTORY IN KATHMANDU

On our second day in Nepal we visited the Studio JUX factory in Kathmandu. We started our business about the same time as Jitske en Carlien (the ladies behind this Amsterdam based True Fashion label) and have been friends ever since, so we heard many interesting stories about running a business in Nepal. That’s why we were so inspired to visit…

KTS – HAND KNITS FROM NEPAL

Today we visited the Kumbeshwar Technical School (KTS) in Kathmandu, Nepal. KTS has been a long time production partner of True Fashion label People Tree. The beautiful hand knitted jumpers and cardigans in the People Tree collections are made by KTS. The son of the founder, MR. Kiran Khadgi and now director of the organization welcomed us in his office…

PEOPLE TREE AND JO WOOD IN NEPAL

People Tree took Jo Wood (former model, ex-wife of Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood and organic entrepreneur) on a production trip to Nepal. Attached are the video and article published by HELLO magazine, which feature Jo Wood/Safia’s trip to Nepal post-earthquake, as well as their visit to the Nepalese hand-knitters who collaborate with People Tree.

DESIGNER JITSKE ABOUT PRODUCING IN NEPAL AFTER THE EARTHQUAKE

While working on the SS16 collection, Nepal and the Studio JUX factory in Kathmandu was hit by a devastating earthquake. Designer Jitske Lundgren flew to Nepal shortly after she heard the news last April. “The first few weeks we were only doing relief work and provided people with basic necessities such as tents and food. After that we slowly started the production in the factory…

THE EARTHQUAKE IN NEPAL

On the 25th of April, Nepal was hit by a heavy earthquake. Studio JUX’ clothing factory is based in the capital, Kathmandu. The employees, neighbours, suppliers and their families need your and our help. On behalf of studio JUX’s foundation, studiojux.org, would like to ask for your support.