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Vintage Millinery

10/09/2018 – 14/09/2018 5 days, 10.00 -16.30 £475 This vintage millinery course covers the study of hat styles and trimmings from the 1920 to 1950s. You will learn the forgotten art of draping felt and fabric to create hats, berets and turbans on hard and soft foundations using traditional techniques and materials…

Vintage Millinery

10/09/2018 – 14/09/2018 5 days, 10.00 -16.30 £475 This vintage millinery course covers the study of hat styles and trimmings from the 1920 to 1950s. You will learn the forgotten art of draping felt and fabric to create hats, berets and turbans on hard and soft foundations using traditional techniques and materials.   Bookings: http://www.arts.ac.uk/fashion/courses/short-courses/millinery-courses/millinery-course-vintage/?utm_source=Hatcourses&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=HatcoursesSpring18

Free Form Sculpting in Sinamay and Parasisal Straw

The workshop will cover free form blocking techniques in sinamay and parasisal straw. The focus will be on new and exciting techniques that I have developed to enable students to create unique and individual hats. The following techniques will be covered in detail. Preparing materials for blocking: stiffening straw, cutting on the bias, making templates […]

Millinery Block Making

13/08/2018 – 17/08/2018 5 days, 10.00-16.30 £495 This millinery course will provide you with an introduction to designing and making millinery blocks. We’ll show you how to achieve balance in your design by studying creations of important milliners and we’ll then help you design your own shape. By the end of the course you’ll have […]

Millinery Block Making

13/08/2018 – 17/08/2018 5 days, 10.00-16.30 £495 This millinery course will provide you with an introduction to designing and making millinery blocks. We’ll show you how to achieve balance in your design by studying creations of important milliners and we’ll then help you design your own shape. By the end of the course you’ll have […]

Millinery Intensive

30/07/2018 – 10/08/2018 10 days, 10.00-16.30 £1095   This two week intensive millinery course has been designed to cover all the key elements of ‘Introduction to Millinery’ and ‘Millinery 2’. The course will introduce the technical skills needed for blocking and shaping straw and felt. It will also allow you to develop your understanding of […]

Hats & Headresses

A 2h workshop at our London shop showing you the top tricks of the millinery trade including ribbon cutting and ruching techniques, how to wire feathers, and how to attach flowers and accessories. With swooning feathers, couture flowers, and gorgeous trims in 100 colours, V V Rouleaux has all of the ingredients to make an […]

Ribbon Flowers

This beautiful 2h workshop, hosted in our London creative den, guides you on making beautiful flowers, including roses and pansies, from our renowned collection of ribbons. By the end of the course you will have made a selection to take home. Use your exquisite creations to embellish cards, garments, and interior items. Refreshments provided to […]

Freeform blocking in Velour Felt

With Tracy Chaplin London Course This workshop will focus on the following techniques in detail. Preparing velour felt for blocking, freeform blocking techniques and manipulation, crown and brim techniques, inlay sections and applique. This workshop is suitable for all skill levels with a maximum of four students to allow time for personal tuition.

Millinery Open Studio (weekly)

21/04/2018 – 09/06/2018 Saturdays, 10.30 – 4.30 £595 Come and develop your Millinery skills over 8 weeks under the close guidance of our specialist Millinery tutor. This new open studio course will give you the opportunity to work on your own projects. You will be encouraged to experiment with different materials, make maquettes and prototypes […]