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Raffia HAT Making Class

April 18, 2020 - April 19, 2020

2-Day Raffia HAT Making Workshop in Zandra Rhodes Fashion & Textile Museum 10:30am to 5:00pm.

About this Event

The Workshop:

• Techniques of dying raffia

• Plaiting raffia

• Hand sewing raffia over a wooden or polyurethane hat block (bring your own block if you prefer a certain shape)

• Finishing techniques for the inside of the hat with a Petersham Ribbon (Lining Optional)

• All materials and equipment are provided and included in the fee, although students are welcome to bring their own sewing kit if they would like to.• A half hour is given for lunch

.• The goal is to take home a finished hat

Diana Cavagnaro:This class is led by internationally known expert milliner Professor Diana Cavagnaro who has over 30 years of experience designing, making and sharing the art of millinery around the world.


April 18, 2020
April 19, 2020
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Fashion and Textile Museum
83 Bermondsey St
London, SE1 3XF United Kingdom
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