We think it is important to feature exactly who made the clothes you wear, so we all remember that everything we touch has a story and a beginning. Here, we feature a few of our slow fashion artisans in Bali in our ongoing series. Next up, meet Zimmy!
Question: What is your name?
Question: What is your occupation (are you a beader, knitter, etc.)?
I help with the Importing/Exporting and organization of Purchase Orders, as well as purchasing trims and accessories for the garments.
Question: How long have you been working in the industry?
For five years.
Question: What do you enjoy about your job?
I like communicating with the customers and suppliers. I like that my job involves working on a computer as well.
Question: What do you do for fun when you’re not working?
I enjoy playing chess and playing with my children and being with my family.
Question: Where did you learn your skill set ?
I specialized in computer skills and Information Technology in college and have applied it to the garment industry with this workplace!
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Learn more about our approach to manufacturing here at Paneros and be on the lookout for more features so you can meet more of who made your clothes! Also meet all the other artisans in our Maker Series.