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Seamstress Helps Domestic Violence Survivors from NY1, 7/1/11

Wednesday, July 06, 2011


The article reports, “At Carla’s Creative Workshop in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, there is a lot more than just a sewing studio. …A self-taught seamstress, Carla moved to the U.S. from Trinidad and Tobago 25 years ago and opened her studio. It was here in the city where Selby says she became a victim of domestic violence. She quickly realized that her space could be a safe haven for other victims.”

Read the full article at: http://brooklyn.ny1.com/content/features/142088/nyer-of-the-week–seamstress-helps-domestic-violence-survivors