Do you want to go from the frustration of making clothes that don’t look or fit right and never get worn to confidently creating clothes that get compliments?

Bagladybird – Learn to Sew is here to help make you a more skilled dressmaker.

With group courses (Sewing School) and workshops and one to one lessons held locally. In Bawtry, South Yorkshire (Near Doncaster). And at StraightCurves in Chesterfield, Derbyshire and the online Love & Stitches Club.

Book lessons here or join the Love & Stitches Club.

I look forward to helping you on your sewing journey.

Alison xx


Wherever you are in your sewing and dressmaking journey

I can take you through from a Fledgling Sewist, to a Confident Clothes Maker. Either in face to face lessons in my studio in Bawtry or through my online Love & Stitches Club.

There’s free content too on the blog and my YouTube Channel.

I will take you through a skills builder journey, so that you can learn the skills and confidently create clothes that get compliments.

Skills Builder Journey

  • Fledgling Sewist
  • First Garments
  • Fastenings & Shaping
  • Fitting & Finessing
  • Fabulous Confident Clothes Maker

Whatever the level you start at, I can help you develop and grow your skills.

I create a wonderfully warm and inviting space where you can learn exactly what you want to learn. You can cover everything sewing machine basics and cutting your pattern correctly. To altering patterns to get a made to measure fit for your clothes.

With each stage of the journey your confidence will grow and you will find joy in creating clothes that you’ll love to wear.

If you’ve got a new sewing machine or overlocker or even one that’s been hiding away for a while I can help you get to know it better and to get the most out of it. To get amazing results.