How Meghan Markle Led Small Business Hiut Denim to Exploding Sales

A small denim company in Wales is swamped with orders after their jeans were spotted on one notable client, Meghan Markle. From that moment on, Hiut Denim went from their normal production of 150 handmade pairs of jeans per week to a three-month-long waiting list. The town of Cardigan's main employer, a mass-production denim factory, shut its doors in 2002 and left 400 people - equal to 10 percent of the town's population - unemployed.'s Leigh Scheps ( has more.