Fashion Entrepreneurship – VIRTUAL

Diana Cavagnaro PO Box 711836, San Diego, CA

16-week online class learning the pro and cons of running a fashion business in which you will produce a Business Plan. Perfect class if you are planning on starting a Millinery Business. This 3 unit class begins at San Diego Mesa College August 23. Register at: www.sdmesa.edu (FASH 190 & CRN# 70461)

Millinery Module: The Business Of Millinery (10 wks)

When: Thursday’s  from September 9th to November 25th 2021 (excluding break of 21st October and 28th October ) 9.30am – 12.30pm (UK Time) plus additional mentoring session per week Where:  Virtually, via Zoom Your Tutors:  Both Jenny and Marie will be co-tutoring this course, the content is based on their experience running a successful millinery […]

Straw Workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper RoadLondon,

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 […]

The Art of Sinamay-Intermediate/Advanced

Judith M 115 E Main St, LaGrange, KY

Tutor: Laura Hubka Experience Blocking is Needed: Think you know Sinamay? Let’s grow those skills by learning all about the effects of layering colors, adding inserts, rolling edges and draping. There is so much this magical material can do! Take your artistry to the next level in this creative and invigorating class. Both Fascinators and […]

Working with Crinoline

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper RoadLondon,

Crinoline is one of the most popular and versatile modern materials so much loved by milliners for its light yet firm and graceful, floating-like appearance. This course is designed to let you discover tricks and techniques of shaping and manipulating crinoline to mount it on hats or to create trimming pieces and decors. You will […]

2 day Felt workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper RoadLondon,

On this two-day Felt Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate wool felt. 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 […]

Hat making course – Beginners (weekly)

Berry Rutjes Noordeinde 182The Hague,

Making hats is the perfect match between ‘art’ and ‘craft’. Learn in eight evenings de traditional techniques of this beautiful craft and get inspired by creativity. At the end of the course, you have finished two perfect beautiful hats for yourself. How great is that! Of course, you can use wooden shapes of my special […]

VIRTUAL Colour Thoery

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: Presentation and exercises around the following concepts Understanding of The Colour Wheel How to identify Tints, Tones and Shades Understanding Colour Harmony and exercise What is Colour Context and exercise How are colours perceived and how does this affect your designs Identifying colour, cool and warm exercise Aperture Exercise Playing with […]

Advanced Hat-making Course (weekly)

Berry Rutjes Noordeinde 182The Hague,

You know how fun it is, to make hats. You already know how to block felt and straw hats. During the course there’ll be a focus on refining skills for working with traditional millinery materials. Balance, proportion and design will all be discussed as well as exploring some of the wonderful trimmings that can be […]

Straw Workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper RoadLondon,

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 […]

VIRTUAL Painted Organdie Poppy

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: Learning the techniques involved in painting, manipulating and constructing an organdie poppy and leaves. How to form the centre buds and stamens for the poppy Level – Any You will need: Paper pattern (emailed prior to the course) 1/2 meter of white cotton organdie 22-gauge white paper covered floristry/ sugar flower wire […]

Silk Flower Making

Berry Rutjes Noordeinde 182The Hague,

We see it more and more: the corsage. Instead of a bridal bouquet, or with an elegant outfit. The only thing of course, such a bridal bouquet. But very clumsy. Because you just stand with it in your hands, while everyone wants to shake your hand all day long. More and more we see brides […]

Working with Crinoline

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper RoadLondon,

Crinoline is one of the most popular and versatile modern materials so much loved by milliners for its light yet firm and graceful, floating-like appearance. This course is designed to let you discover tricks and techniques of shaping and manipulating crinoline to mount it on hats or to create trimming pieces and decors. You will […]

2 day Felt workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper RoadLondon,

On this two-day Felt Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate wool felt. 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 […]

Straw Workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper RoadLondon,

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 […]

Working with Crinoline

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper RoadLondon,

Crinoline is one of the most popular and versatile modern materials so much loved by milliners for its light yet firm and graceful, floating-like appearance. This course is designed to let you discover tricks and techniques of shaping and manipulating crinoline to mount it on hats or to create trimming pieces and decors. You will […]

2 day Felt workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper RoadLondon,

On this two-day Felt Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate wool felt. 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 […]

Virtual Button and Brim

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: Learning how to block a button and brim using traditional techniques of steaming and pinning over a vast choice of wooden blocks. Practical knowledge of how to edge with wire and a bias piece and also create different brim edgings. Learning the techniques involved for sitting the button under the crown […]

Straw Workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper RoadLondon,

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 […]