Year: 2014

Lots of new stock!

by sarah

We have just had a huge delivery of lots of new STITCH products, many have been made by the second round of STITCH students. Watch this space while we update the website so we can introduce you to them and you can see their work. Here are some of our favourite products As you can […]

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Exciting Times at Stitch Sainte Luce

by sarah

We are very happy to report that our online sales are really picking up! We are celebrating our first ever sale from our new Etsy shop and lots of new orders from our Yokaboo site.  Please keep checking our websites and Twitter, lots of exciting upcoming stuff! Monday 1st December we will be at a fundraising event […]

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Volunteering in Stitch Sainte Luce

by sarah

Azafady’s English Programme volunteer Ben Smith has just returned from Sainte Luce where he was lucky enough to help teach some of our wonderful Stitch women English. He also helped with English lessons for local village children.  As he was based in the ACP camp he was able to partake in some of their activities, such as […]

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Amazing Progress Meline!

by sarah

Meline currently uses her embroidery earnings to support 19 people, including her own 3 children, the 4 children of her sister who she fosters since her sister’s death, her Mum and her younger siblings. Her family now eat rice twice a day, and cassava once a day, and eat laoky or a side dish with […]

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Congratulations!

by sarah

Congratulations to new Stitch student Cleire on the birth of her new baby girl last Monday. Cleire completed her embroidery training programme the previous Thursday, before going into labour two days later.  Always a hard worker, Cleire managed to make 5 bracelets during her two day labour to pass the time!

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