Skills That Every Woman Must Know..
We are living in a world that is different from the one our grandparents grew up in and even though some things ought to remain (for instance, good manners) many big things have changed both positively and negatively. And as a woman, you need to have skills that when you ever find yourself in a situation where no one is around to help you, you can always help yourself out.
But what are those skills that every woman must know?
Keep scrolling to know those skills.
- Relationship-building Skills
Relationships are what keep us happy in our homes. As a woman, you need to know how to keep connected to your husband and children. You also need to maintain a good relationship with friends and colleagues.
- Financial Skills
Let’s face it, when it comes to household stuff, women are the ones responsible for knowing when to buy what and at what time. As a woman, you will need the skills to create a household budget and ensure you stick to it. Remember, you also need to save and invest. So you need to know what to spend and what to save for tomorrow.
- Domestic Skills
Domestic skills are crucial but you will be shocked by the number of women who still do not know even simply keeping their house clean.
You need to know how to make the bed. This is something that most of us learned from our grandparents. We had to do it repeatedly until they see we have done it correctly. And while this seems to be something of the past, as a woman, it’s imperative to know how to make the bed every time you wake up.
- Crafting Skills
Every woman must learn the skills of collecting materials and creating different items with the gathered materials. In this case, a woman has to have the following skills:
- Sewing Skills
Well, you might think that sewing is no longer a necessary skill for every woman to have since you can have your clothe sewed even if you don’t sew. It’s true even if you don’t sew, your clothes can be repaired but did you know you spend a lot to take your clothing for repair?
Well, sewing is a skill that in the recent past years was important for every woman to have but it has diminished due to the importation of cheaply made clothing from other countries.
Have you also realized that homemade clothes last longer than those made in factories? This is why it’s important for every woman to have sewing skills.
The greatest thing about learning sewing skills is that it has many benefits for instance:
You can repair your own clothes: Figure out this, your newly bought dress has lost some buttons or a seam has been ripped. Do you still have to take it to be mended simply because you don’t know how to do it?
Well, these are things that although they look minor can be costly in the long run. If you consider the amount you spend taking your clothes to be repaired, you will realize that had you known how to do it yourself, you could be saving a lot on your side.
Once you have mastered the sewing skills, you can replace a broken zipper, choose best sewing machine for home (Remember there are plenty of machine types and without the necessary skills, it can be challenging to choose the best for your sewing work), and understand how to use pins the right way among others things related to sewing.
- Quilting Skills
Every woman must know how to sew a number of layers of fabric to create a quilted garment. In this process, a woman has to know how to use a needle and a thread to seam different layers of material to create a quilt. Without the quilting skills, it will be hard for you to use the sewing machine, deal with running stitches.
In fact, quilting is the best skill for a woman to learn, especially if you want to have a nice bedroom with bed spreads, art quilt hangings and other textile items.
- Cooking Skills
For instance, as a woman, you need to know how to cook excellent dishes. How to make a meal that tastes really good. Knowing how to cook tasty means you take care of the welfare of your entire family. Men love women who know how to cook and if you can cook delicious meals, then your man will see you as one in a million.
- Time Management Skills
Whether you like it or not, women are the ones who are capable of handling different roles at the same time. In this case, you need to learn how to manage your time properly; else, you might end up having uncompleted tasks even after spending the whole day busy.
This is in fact, complicated with the introduction of technology where social media is the order of the day and you don’t want to miss out that discussion going on in that WhatsApp group. Without knowing how to set time for each activity, you will end up wasting the time that you could have done something constructive.
As a woman, you need to keep on learning a new skill every new day and make it stick. These are a few of the skills that every woman must know. There are many. Once you have learned a skill, ensure to pass it on to your kids so that they can also apply it in their future life.