Tag: sewing

A woman in India strings flowers to make a garland that will be used for religious purposes.

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On the 13th floor of a Dhaka, Bangladesh, industrial high-rise, a factory manager keeps tabs on production. Bangladeshi garment makers produce designer-branded clothing to export for consumers around the world.

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A woman makes a garland in Bangalore, India.

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A man uses a sewing machine in Bangalore, India.

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A view of the streets of a small town where churches have started in a remote district of Nepal.

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A Nepali woman learns to sew as part of a sewing ministry at a Nepali church in a region a few hours outside Kathmandu, Nepal.

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Thai Country Trim (TCT) provides an income for stay-at-home moms. The women make and sell a variety of handmade crafts. An IMB missionary directs the program.

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A man works to make carpets, hats and other traditional Uighur textiles at a factory in Kashgar, a city in Xinjiang province in China.

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Two elderly Deaf women sign with each other during their sewing class.

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A Deaf Japanese woman signs with other women in her quilting club.

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A Hazara family weaves carpets together in their home in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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A woman uses an ancient method to spin wool for carpets in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Wool in a Turkish rug company in the Cappadocia region just outside the town of Göreme, Turkey.

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Dyes used to color wool before making a traditional Turkish carpet.

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Portrait of a tailor in his shop in the Old Town of Antakya, Turkey.

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