Photo of Virginie
Virginie (left), with Didiane

Age: 29

Lives in: Ambandrika

Number of children: 2

Stitch embroiderer since: 2012

Greatest embroidery achievement to date: “We have the timber for our new house-we are working on it now”

Favourite designs: Gecko, chameleon, text

“Embroidery is time consuming but I really enjoy it. I like to get completely absorbed in the work I am making.”