Pascaline Lambert trained for four years at Metropolitan University in the Design and Craft department. Her subjects were Soft Furnishing and Upholstery. She was a part-time lecturer in Design and Craft and textile for a large inner city college until 2007, teaching mainly City & Guilds courses in Textile and Employability Skills.

Pascaline has been involved with the All Sewn Up Training Project since its beginning in 1990 and is currently the Project Manager/Course Organiser as well as the main tutor of the Project.

She is a fully qualified teacher and a registered member of the Institute for Learning (ILF) with 25 years teaching experience. Pascaline has extensive subject knowledge and has been running her own textile furnishing/curtain making business since 2005.

Grace Carter-Allen teaches our Clothes Making classes. She has extensive knowledge of the subject thanks to over 20 years’ experience in the field. Her classes are suitable for complete beginners as well as those wanting to further develop their clothes making skills.

Grace gained a diploma in Fashion Craft at Medway College of Design. Her first job was as a Pattern Cutter for the fashion house Wallis. She is also a qualified teacher who has taught garment construction in adult education and at local primary schools.

When not teaching at All Sewn Up, Grace works at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital making pressure garments for burns patients. Any spare time is taken up with making and altering clothes on a commercial basis.


Wendy Harris has been teaching Soft Furnishings for 15 years at various educational institutions. She is qualified to teach accredited courses up to level 3 as well as community classes.

Wendy also teaches fashion for beginners as well as sewing machine techniques. She has been a Soft Furnishing consultant for Paint House, Battersea for 5 years and runs a small Soft Furnishing business.

Her qualifications include a Diploma in Interior Design, a PDC in Complete Soft Furnishing L4 and has a PGCE in Lifelong Learning, Adult Education.