self-reliance

"Start Small And Often!"

I started small.

My husband was at work, I had young children and we needed more money.

I put my sewing skills to work. I bought my first sewing machine with £33 my granny left me.

I took in clothes to do repairs and alterations for neighbours. Word spread and soon I was doing quite a lot. Then I started to provide alterations for local tailors. It all got so successful, I had to make a change...