School of Sewing

Alison Smith

  • Alison Smith, the UK’s premier teacher of dressmaking, tailoring and corsetry.
  • Alison Smith the first person awarded an MBE for services to Sewing and Corsetry!
  • Alison Smith, author of the best selling book – The Sewing Book – over 500,000 copies sold wordwide.
  • Alison Smith also author of Dressmaking, Sew Step by Step and Dressmaking Step by Step.
  • Alison participates at many sewing shows around the country and writes regularly in sewing magazines.
  • Alison the principal teacher in the school of sewing, concentrating on fit and technique.
  • Alison teaches on Bluprint.


Alison Smith Collecting Her MBE

School of Sewing - Sewing Workshops