New Futures for Birmingham`s Historic Buildings

I made clothes you wouldn’t be seen dead in!

Posted February 15th, 2013 by Suzanne Carter with No Comments

A former worker told us she used to tell people she met for the first time she ‘made clothes that you wouldn’t be seen dead in!’ That was unless it was an unwanted admirer, in which case she’d say she ‘sewed shrouds at Newman Brothers’!

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