The beginning

You’ve read about our story, its beginning, so here are some pictures of the first days of the workshop. You will see one of the rooms we had to refurbish and the first days working with the five first embroiderers who came to see us to get a job. Premises were generously provided by the Ubalijoro family in the Rutongo village. So, we emptied and cleaned up old storage sheds, which were in the garden of the family property, before transforming them into an embroidery room, a cutting room, a storage room and a lunchroom where the embroiderers take their …