Meet The Team: Edith and Anna (Sewing)


First name: Edith and Anna.

What is your role at BlackMilk? Edith is a Senior Sewing Machinist and Anna works as a sewer.

How long have you been working at BM? Edith has worked at BlackMilk for 12 years and Anna for 10 years!

What’s your fave thing about working at BM? Edith likes the friendly people and great working conditions. Anna likes the people as well, and the products that BlackMilk creates. 

What BlackMilk work achievement are you most proud of? Both Edith and Anna are most proud of making beautiful and complex pieces.

What are your fave BlackMilk pieces? Edith loves skater dresses, strappy dresses and kimonos best. Anna’s favourites are printed skater dresses (with big beautiful pictures on them) and kimonos.

Describe your personal style.

Anna – Colour! BlackMilk!
Edith – Anything BlackMilk!

What do you love to do in your spare time? Edith loves gardening and Anna loves spending time with her friends and gardening too.

Fave food? Edith’s is KFC and Anna’s is BBQ! 

Do you have a hidden talent? Edith’s hidden talent is cooking and Anna’s is making her own clothes. 

What can’t you live without? Edith and Anna both can’t live without their family and friends.

What are three items you’d take with you to a deserted island? 

Edith – Water, food, book
Anna – Water, food, mobile phone, book

What book should people read? Edith loves reading the newspaper on the weekends and Anna likes kid’s books, with her favourite being The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle.

What‘s your favourite TV show at the moment?  Edith’s favourite TV show at the moment is Home And Away and Anna is loving Dancing With The Stars (she especially loves the costumes!).

What’s your favourite type of music? Edith listens to whatever is on the radio and Anna loves Vietnamese music.

What’s your next holiday destination? Edith is going on a cruise next October to Port Douglas and Anna is going to Melbourne.