Tag Archives: felt

Draped Fur Felt Cloche Class

In this 9-hour weekend workshop, you will learn how to make a free-form or draped cloche hat using traditional millinery blocking techniques. The technique allows for a wide range of design possibilities, but is especially suited for 1920’s style flapper hats. On Day 1, we will discuss the various types of felt and their millinery applications. Students will browse design […]

FELT DRAPING

“Make the free-form felt hat of your dreams” Learn free-form draping and hand sewing skills needed to create a soft draped felt hat that fits perfectly. Using steam and a basic head shaped block, students will learn to make a small or large brimmed hat of their own design and a variety of techniques for […]

Sculpted Felt Hat (weekly)

Tutor: Chloe Scrivener Come and learn how to work with Millinery felt to make your own Felt creation. You will be shown how to cut, block and shape a felt hood on traditional wooden hat blocks to create a design of your choice. This workshop Includes how to manipulate and hand mould felt as well […]

THE CRAFT OF MILLINERY: BRIMMED AND BLOCKED FELT

7 & 14 October What you will learn On this weekend course you will learn how to to block, shape, stitch and manipulate felt. You will make and trim a felt hat with a brim or a blocked felt perching cocktail hat perfect for weddings and parties or the races . We will look at […]