Marlborough-based Paper Rain Project meets their makers

Who made your clothes?

Marlborough-based Paper Rain Project meets their makers

The duo behind design-focused social enterprise Paper Rain Project, Indigo and Wills Rowe, recently embarked on a trip to Kolkata, India to meet the women employed to make their fair-trade clothing and learn how their lives have benefited from a living wage. Here, Indigo shares what they learnt from the experience, whether other companies should travel to see who makes their products and what else is on the horizon for 2018.

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