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Wool Felt Pillbox Hat (2 days)

January 23, 2020 - January 24, 2020

£195 (inc all materials) – Level: Intermediate

This course is aimed at:

  • Those wanting to understand felt and its application in creating an Auturn/Winter Pillbox.

The course will involve:

  • Blocking a small felt hat using the traditional methods of hand blocking with pins and steam.
  • Learning how to wire and line the inside with a petersham edging .
  • Creating various trims including felt; feathers, felt flowers, crinoline, bias strips, felt leaves, quills, felt or fabric bows.
  • An understanding of design, proportion, balance and the application of colour.
  • Professionally finishing your hat and how to attach an appropriate head fitting.

You will leave with:

  • Knowledge of the formation of the felt hoods and their creation.
  • A finished felt headpiece and skills to make more.
  • Inspiration and samples of various felt trims.
  • Information on suppliers and materials.


January 23, 2020
January 24, 2020
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Jenny Roberts Millinery
01423 816511
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Jenny Roberts Millinery
Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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01423 816511
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