A DESIGNER who has made clothes for Elton John, Paul Weller and Robert Plant is helping Berwickshire women transform their lives through the medium of creative industry.

Jacqueline Thompson is the trainer for a new Eyemouth-based social enterprise which works with women and provides skills development and training in craft, design and technology.

It is quite a change for Berwick-born Thompson who is a graduate of the London School of Fashion and who had a contract supplying clothes for BBC hit show Top of the Pops but having returned to her home town she is enjoying the new challenge.

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This blog post was written by Hazel Smith – ReTweed Founding Director