I am in the process of being made redundant (2nd time in 2 years), so I think a change is due, I have sewn since I can remember, I did a dressmaking & design course in 1993, I am thinking of trying to teach basic sewing skills, as it would seem a career in office management isn’t for me :), I have sent a message to one of the ladies on this site for any help & or advice on getting started, I need all the help I can get, many thanks
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