Get to know Alison Smith MBE

Awarded an MBE for her services to dressmaking, Alison is an industry expert in classic couture and a published author….

Get to know Wendy Gardiner

Tell us a bit about yourself… As well as being Brand Ambassador for The McCall Pattern Company, I’m a published…


Get to know Wendy Ward

Wendy spent seven years working in the fashion industry before moving to teach dressmaking from my own studio, MIY Workshop,…

Get to know Claire-Louise Hardie

Claire-Louise is an author, pattern designer, teacher and costumier. Claire-Louise has had a long career as a Theatrical Costumier, both…