Couture Hat Making

Berry Rutjes Noordeinde 182, The Hague

Making hats is the perfect combination of ‘craft’ and ‘art’. Learn the classic techniques of this beautiful craft in eight evenings and let your creativity run free. At the end of the course you will have made two perfect hats yourself. You can of course use my large collection of moulds, materials and accessories. Minimum […]

Blocking Buckram Class – ONLINE

San Diego Mesa College - online

Tutor - Diana Cavagnaro This course is a study of millinery design through blocking techniques. Students construct an original hat design using the blocking techniques. This course is designed for students preparing for a career in the fashion industry, costume design, or millinery and anyone interested in hat making. This class at San Diego Mesa […]

2 day Felt workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

On this two-day Felt Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate wool felt. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat […]

Straw Workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

On this two-day Straw Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate sinamay straw. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat to […]

Working with Crinoline

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

Crinoline is one of the most popular and versatile modern materials so much loved by milliners for its light yet firm and graceful, floating-like appearance. This course is designed to let you discover tricks and techniques of shaping and manipulating crinoline to mount it on hats or to create trimming pieces and decors. You will […]

Hat & Bag Making Weekend

Judy Bentinck Studio E2L, Cockpit Arts, Northington Street, London, IL

Tutor: Judy Bentinck Are you going to a wedding this summer and fancy making your own accessories? You Can! Join leading milliner Judy Bentinck and expert leather bag maker Candice Lau at their studio in Cockpit, Bloomsbury for this exciting creative weekend. Learn how to create your very own navy leather handbag with handle and […]

2 day Felt workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

On this two-day Felt Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate wool felt. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat […]

Straw Workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

On this two-day Straw Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate sinamay straw. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat to […]

Working with Crinoline

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

Crinoline is one of the most popular and versatile modern materials so much loved by milliners for its light yet firm and graceful, floating-like appearance. This course is designed to let you discover tricks and techniques of shaping and manipulating crinoline to mount it on hats or to create trimming pieces and decors. You will […]

2 day Felt workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

On this two-day Felt Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate wool felt. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat […]

Straw Workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

On this two-day Straw Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate sinamay straw. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat to […]

Meadow Flowers with Anne Tomlin

West Dean College West Dean

Tutor: Anne Tomlin Whilst observing wildflowers and grasses, recreate your own mini meadow in millinery fabrics. Experiment with dyes to create colours, textures and layers, make stamens, bond silk and bind stems with silk thread. Learn about the construction of wild flowers through observation to interpret them using silk, paper clay, millinery fabrics, wire, embroidery […]

Working with Crinoline

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

Crinoline is one of the most popular and versatile modern materials so much loved by milliners for its light yet firm and graceful, floating-like appearance. This course is designed to let you discover tricks and techniques of shaping and manipulating crinoline to mount it on hats or to create trimming pieces and decors. You will […]

2 day Felt workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

On this two-day Felt Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate wool felt. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat […]

Straw Workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

On this two-day Straw Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate sinamay straw. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat to […]

Working with Crinoline

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

Crinoline is one of the most popular and versatile modern materials so much loved by milliners for its light yet firm and graceful, floating-like appearance. This course is designed to let you discover tricks and techniques of shaping and manipulating crinoline to mount it on hats or to create trimming pieces and decors. You will […]

2 day Felt workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

On this two-day Felt Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate wool felt. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat […]

Straw Workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

On this two-day Straw Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate sinamay straw. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat to […]

Working with Crinoline

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

Crinoline is one of the most popular and versatile modern materials so much loved by milliners for its light yet firm and graceful, floating-like appearance. This course is designed to let you discover tricks and techniques of shaping and manipulating crinoline to mount it on hats or to create trimming pieces and decors. You will […]

2 day Felt workshop

Elena Shvab Hotel Elephant, 23 Harper Road, London

On this two-day Felt Hat course you will learn how to block, shape and manipulate wool felt. You can choose to block a brim hat such as Fedora or Trilby or you can chose to block a smaller hat such as a pillbox, beret or fascinator. You will also learn how to wire a hat […]