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Alpaca refers to an Alloy that is made of approximately 60\% copper, 20\% nickel and 20\% zinc, with 5 \% tin. It is often used as a substitute for silver and is found in many Mexican des

Alpina Watches International is a Swiss manufacturer of wrist watches based in Geneva, Switzerland. Alpina began in 1883 when Gottlieb Hauser, a Swiss watchmaker, founded the Swiss Wa

Alpinestars refers to the global leading global brand that most world-class racers trust. Alpinestars is the world leading manufacturer of professional automotive and motorcycling ra

Alteration means modifying a garment/clothes to make it shorter or longer, tighter or looser.

Ambi is the Indian Clothing terminology referring to a mango-shaped Motif or paisley pattern

American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) refers to the national trade association representing apparel, footwear, and other sewn products companies, which compete in the global

American Apparel Manufacturers Association refers to an association of American Clothing manufacturers founded in 1933 with the name Southern Garment Manufacturers Association (SGMA)

American Fashion Critics Award was founded by Coty in 1943 which is presented annually to U.S. or American designers whose work during the previous year
has had a significant effect