Welcome to the premier Sewing School in the UK. Workshops on Dressmaking, Fitting, Tailoring and Modern Couture Techniques.

Established in 1992 the School of Sewing offers workshops suitable for sewers of all abilities, that will help you achieve the very best from your sewing, whether it is a fitting problem or how to construct that tricky pocket. From pattern drafting to couture corselettes, bridal techniques to stretch knits.

Alison also teaches on Blueprint and is the author of the best selling 'The Sewing Book'.


Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Fashion and Tailoring for the Complete Wardrobe

For 2019 The School of Sewing will be running an Advance Diploma in Fashion and Tailoring for the Complete Wardrobe to run along side the main diploma.




Sew Wardrobe Website

Sew Wardrobe is a one stop shop where you can purchase patterns, fabrics and haberdashery to create a complete me-made wardrobe. from bras and corsets, to tops and jeans, the LBD and winter coats. The shop stocks indie patterns from around the world. Fabrics are arranged in colour palettes to help making those important decisions.

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Essential Guide to Tailoring - Construction

Elevate the quality, longevity and beauty of any garment you sew. Learn professional methods for constructing tailored sleeves, collars, pockets and more.

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