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Made in Pakistan: A Southeast Asian Mill Taking Sustainability Seriously

When it’s deliver-or-die, supply chains become the lifeblood of a company. To that end, the fashion industry has embraced technology to navigate today’s hyper-complicated supply chain, with myriad solutions shaping the first, middle and last mile. Call it Sourcing 2.0.

Pakistan may not yet be the first place that comes to mind for denim craftsmanship, but that is certainly changing.

At Karachi-based Artistic Milliners, product is born out of a passion for protecting those who make it, inspiring those who wear it and leaving little in the way of waste in its wake.

In its latest effort to exercise innovation, the company produced the “Authentic Alchemie” collection, a collaboration between CORDURA® Brand and TENCEL® that’s making cross-functional denim for today’s on-the-go consumer.

Read more at Carved in Blue.

This article is one of a series on Rivet from Lenzing’s Carved in Blue denim blog. From conversations with the experts behind the mills that make some of the world’s most-wanted denim to the global brands bringing novel denim made with TENCEL® and Lenzing Modal® to the market, Carved in Blue shares the stories of those whose roots run deep with denim. Visit