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Straw Workshop

November 9 - November 10

On this two-day Straw Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate sinamay straw. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat to ensure it holds its shape, how to curve a petersham ribbon and invisibly stitch into your hat.

After blocking a hat you will proceed onto learning trimming and decorating. You will be introduced to techniques such as creating sinamay rolling edge, twists and hatbands, stitching a veil and much more.

By the end of the workshop you will gain invaluable millinery skills and leave with a finished hat you created yourself.

All materials will be provided. This workshop is suitable for beginners and intermediates. Max 2 students per class.

Details

Start:
November 9
End:
November 10
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Website:
https://www.elenashvab.com/straw-hats-workshop

Organizer

Elena Shvab
Phone:
+44(0)7516981195
Email:
info@elenashvab.com
Website:
https://www.elenashvab.com/hat-workshops

Venue

Elena Shvab
Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road
London, SE1 6AW United Kingdom
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Phone:
+44(0)7516981195
Website:
https://www.elenashvab.com/hat-workshops