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Hong Kong's ageing master tailors need a stitch in time

Tailors work at a workshop at Hong Kong's Tsim Sha Tsui shopping district January 22, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Tailors work at a workshop at Hong Kong's Tsim Sha Tsui shopping district January 22, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Tailors work at a workshop at Hong Kong's Tsim Sha Tsui shopping district January 22, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Tailors measure a customer inside a bespoke tailoring firm at Hong Kong's Tsim Sha Tsui shopping district February 14, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Tailors measure a customer inside a bespoke tailoring firm at Hong Kong's Tsim Sha Tsui shopping district February 14, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Tailors measure a customer inside a bespoke tailoring firm at Hong Kong's Tsim Sha Tsui shopping district February 14, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Fabric scissors and tools are seen inside a bespoke tailoring firm in Hong Kong January 22, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Fabric scissors and tools are seen inside a bespoke tailoring firm in Hong Kong January 22, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Fabric scissors and tools are seen inside a bespoke tailoring firm in Hong Kong January 22, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A tailor (R) marks a customer's new outfit with chalk before making the final touches inside a bespoke tailoring firm in Hong Kong February 11, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A tailor (R) marks a customer's new outfit with chalk before making the final touches inside a bespoke tailoring firm in Hong Kong February 11, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A tailor (R) marks a customer's new outfit with chalk before making the final touches inside a bespoke tailoring firm in Hong Kong February 11, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Tailor Cheung Wan-sun, 65, cuts fabric inside a bespoke tailoring firm in Hong Kong February 11, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Tailor Cheung Wan-sun, 65, cuts fabric inside a bespoke tailoring firm in Hong Kong February 11, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Tailor Cheung Wan-sun, 65, cuts fabric inside a bespoke tailoring firm in Hong Kong February 11, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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