Who Made your Clothes: Meet Putu

Who Made your Clothes: Meet Putu

Manufacturing Stories: Meet Putu

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 Putu!

Question: What is your name?

Question: What is your occupation (are they a beader, knitter, etc.)
I Iron finished garments in small sewing workshop

Question: How long have you been working in the industry?
I have only been working in the industry for 6 months

Question: What do you enjoy about your job?
I enjoy my job - I like that it is not stressful that it’s not too difficult

Question: What do you do for fun when you’re not working?
I am also a housewife - I actually just got married.

Question: Where did you learn your skill set ?
I learned from Gaday how to do garment pressing, and finishing, and other skills. It is a great environment

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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.