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Our makers in Bali

Ever wondered who makes your clothes? You may imagine a faceless person slaving over a sewing machine, perhaps in sweatshop conditions, and you might think about this for a second before feeling guilty, or clueless or both these feelings at once!  Our garments are made in Bali at a factory with about 70 employees. They all work a 6 day week which is normal in Bali. Everyone gets time off for various religious holidays and events. The owner of the factory is concerned with staff cohesion and he organises meals and even activities such as a staff picnics, white water rafting, and volley ball games. Other staff who have young children have the choice to work from home if they need...

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