Fur Felt Winter Fedora

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: A choice of over 30 coloured fur felts (these contribute for a 3rd of the course cost) which will be prepared ready for you to block Exploration of different trims you can use on Fedora’s. With tuition you will block your fur felt hood to your desired head size and shape. […]

Millinery Taster Day

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

This course is aimed at: Beginners who want to find out what millinery is all about and take the first steps in exploring Sinamay Cocktail Hats The course will include: All Materials Required A comprehensive overview of millinery materials, techniques and styles. A series of sinamay trims will then be demonstrated and practiced including bows, […]

A Sinamay Pillbox

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

This course is aimed at: Beginners who want to learn the art of blocking and trimming cocktails hats. The course will involve: All Materials needed A comprehensive overview of millinery materials, techniques and styles. Practical application of blocking a pillbox percher on a wooden block. A series of sinamay trims will then be demonstrated and […]

Making Spring Flowers with Anne Tomlin

West Dean College West Dean

Tutor: Anne Tomlin Make beautiful silk spring flowers, including narcissi, anemones and snowdrops. Learn lots of flower making techniques, experimenting with traditional heated tools to manipulate silks and velvets to shape the petals. The aim of this course is to learn about millinery of silk flowers from observation of flowers and to interpret them using […]

Fabric Covered Hats with Sarah Lomax

West Dean College West Dean

Millinery is a large subject area, and the course will begin on the first evening with an introduction and an explanation of the variety of different materials and methods used for millinery, and when and why one might be used over the other. Following the introduction, you will learn the skills needed to construct a […]

Raffia Hat Making with Claire Richards

West Dean College West Dean

You will learn how flexible and relaxing it can be working with raffia and how adaptable it is to new designs. You will be provided with full printed instructions on the technique and also the patterns for completing your own hat in the correct size for you. Your finished hat will be beautiful, but also […]