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Caravana ready for global growth with support from Cho Ventures

by on August 3, 2021 0

Mexican artisan brand Caravana, inspired by ancient Mayan culture, is aiming for global expansion with investment from Cho Ventures, the private investment firm founded by entrepreneur Tony Cho. Caravana was launched in 2011 by Jacopo “Jack” Lanniello with a focus on ready-to-wear pieces, accessories and handmade lifestyle products using traditional techniques of weaving and...

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Man arrested in Cheyenne motorcycle theft

by on July 23, 2021 0

Cheyenne police have arrested a man and are trying to find a second suspect in connection with a motorcycle theft Thursday evening, according to a press release from the CPD. The statement said police were called to the West 17th Street and Bent Avenue area around 9:30 p.m. Thursday on a report of suspicious...

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A-line launches a collection of upcycled pajamas

by on July 21, 2021 0

The Portuguese sustainable brand, A-line, reaffirms its commitment to sustainable development with the launch of an upcycled limited collection. The Upcycling Edit includes three different pajama sets, exclusively created by recycling fabrics from past seasons directly from A-line storage. Each piece is cut from rolls of striped cotton, easily recognizable on shirts and dresses...

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Impasto and large brushstrokes of paint render dreamy landscapes in rich layers of color

by on July 20, 2021 0

se.se.sssssss Art #acrylic # impasto #landscapes #painting July 20, 2021 Grace Ebert All images © Anastasia Trusova, shared with permission To capture the depth of an enchanting river alcove or a bucolic landscape, Russian artist Anastasia Trusova works in what she calls “Textured Graphic Impressionism,” a unique style that expresses emotion through details and...

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Afreximbank and ANJE of Portugal to promote the African textile industry

by on July 20, 2021 0

The African Import-Export Bank (Afreximbank) and the Portuguese National Association of Young Entrepreneurs (ANJE) announced a three-year partnership to support and promote the African fashion clothing and textile manufacturing industry in Portugal and throughout Europe. This partnership is part of Afreximbank’s Creative Africa Nexus (CANEX) program. CANEX aims to facilitate investments in Africa’s creative...

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From India’s largest solar company to an unexplored bamboo-based textile brand, here’s what SMBStory covered this week

by on July 18, 2021 0

Despite fierce competition from China, Waaree Energies became India’s largest solar company, and Ahmedabad-based Mush Apparels explored bamboo for making bath towels. Here is a recap of our SME stories of the week: Waaree Energies Hitesh Doshi, Chairman and CEO, Waaree When Hitesh Doshi started a thermal equipment trading business in Mumbai in 1989,...

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