Refugees with an eye for fashion are sewing seeds for a brighter future
A basic sewing workshop has given asylum-seekers in Paris the chance to turn their dreams into reality
From old denim, Afghan refugee Bagher Husseini fashioned a pair of baggy jeans with fringed patches he hopes will be paraded down a French catwalk later this year.
Husseini has worked with a sewing machine before. He made his way to Iran after fleeing fighting in Afghanistan’s Ghazni province, surviving on a modest tailor’s income...