Our Seamstresses

Yan

Yan

Languages spoken ... 

Cantonese and English.

The country you were born in ...

China

Favourite food ...

My favourite food are homemade pork and vegetable dumplings, which are from Northern China. I make the dumpling skins myself.

Favourite thing you like to make ...

I love to use the small waste pieces to make different products, like bags.

Why do you like working at Second Stitch?

Second Stitch like a big family. We work together, sharing skills and connecting with friends. That’s why I love to work at second stitch.

What experience did you have working in textiles before you came to Australia?

Pattern making and sampling. I also gained five years teaching experience sewing and making pattern in a high school.

What would be your dream job?