“THERE’S GOING TO BE A STRIKE!”<br /><br />
It is 1911, and Jean is about to join the mass strike at the Singer factory. For her, nothing will be the same again.<br /><br />
Decades later, in Edinburgh, Connie sews coded moments of her life into a notebook, as her mother did before her.<br /><br />
More than 100 years after his grandmother’s sewing machine was made, Fred discovers a treasure trove of documents.  His family history is laid out before him in a patchwork of unfamiliar handwriting and colourful seams. <br /><br />
He starts to unpick the secrets of four generations, one stitch at a time.