Virtual: Advanced Beading Techniques – 1/2 day

Online Virtual Class

This hands-on workshop takes you through step by step how to create all the elements in this beautiful beaded comb. It is advised to complete the beaded hair vine course if you don’t have any prior experience of beading with wire. About the Workshop This course is aimed at those wanting to learn how to […]

Millinery Masterclass – Italian Mesh Headdresses

Geraldine Penistone Online

What is Italian Mesh? Italian mesh is a wire mesh ribbon enameled in different colours,  which can be stretched, shaped and twisted to make embellishments for headdresses, to decorate handbags, dresses… This is a 2-day online course, 14 hours in total, where you will learn different techniques on how to form and shape Italian Mesh to […]

Virtual Silk Abaca Chrysanthemum – 1/2 Day

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those who want to expand their flower making skills.  This course is suitable for all levels The course will involve: How to manipulate the silk into petals How to put petals together to form the flowers and create the centre of the flower

Virtual Feather Spiral – 1/2 day

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those wanting to build on their feather work to create a stunning trim The course will involve: Learning how to create a feather spiral How to cut feathers in different ways How to create the Feather mount using 2 different techniques Learning how to sew the […]

Halo & Headbands – weekly (ONLINE)

Katie Vale Online

Katie Vale is excited to announce the launch of her 6 week Halo & Headband Course. This full & comprehensive course will take you through all the steps you need to know to create beautiful headbands from start to finish, even learning how to create your own block. Each course will last approximately 2 hours […]

Blocked Veiling on a Fascinator – Online

MilliStarr Online

In this 3.5 hour workshop, you will learn how to measure, cut and sew veiling, then steam and shape it over a veiling block so that it will drape beautifully rather than droop sadly around the head. Students may work with Russian, French or English veiling. Zoom. Learn how to measure, cut and sew veiling, then steam and shape it over a […]

Virtual Silk Peony

Tutor: Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those who want to expand their flower making skills.  This course is suitable for all levels The course will involve: How to manipulate the silk into petals How to put petals together to form the flowers and create the centre of the flower

Online Freeform Sinamay Techniques with Tracy Chaplin

Online Virtual Class

Learn how to sculpt and manipulate Sinamay to create individual and innovative designs. Spread over 1 day a week Date: March 1st March 8th March 15th March 22nd Time: 9.00am - 11.30 am GMT Cost: £235 With additional pre-recorded information and video links as well as email support. For Bookings and to see the full […]

Painted Silk Abaca lilies – 1/2 day

Tutor: Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those wanting to explore flower painting and flower creating with silk abaca and learn how to create different delicate stamens The course will involve: Following the pattern provided to cut the abaca to leverage the grain of the fabric Learning how to paint the petals to give […]

Virtual Parisisal Straw Explored – 2 Day

Online Virtual Class

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those who want to explore working with Parasisal straw and experiment with the many possibilities it brings. Previous experience of blocking sinamay is needed and experience of sewing.  NB – if students are joining us from Aus/NZ time zones it is possible to leave the course […]

Live streaming course Freeform Parisisal Sculpting

Louise Macdonald Room 3, 8th floor, 37 Swanston Street, Melbourne, VIC

Learn how to prepare and manipulate parisisal straw to produce contemporary organic headpieces without the use of a block. This great technique produces unique flowing pieces that free you from the confines of a hat block. At the end of the session, you will have received instructions on how to prepare, sculpt, reinforce, stiffen and […]

ONLINE – HARRIS TWEED HATS

Sally Ann Provan Online

10am - 3.30pm (with a short break for lunch) In this workshop you will make your own made-to-measure Harris Tweed beret, baker boy hat, trilby, cloche, or bucket hat with a Paisley Pattern print cotton lining, from start to finish - you can choose from a selection of Harris tweed colours for the hat, detail […]

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 […]

Online Freeform Sinamay Techniques with Tracy Chaplin

Online Virtual Class

Learn how to sculpt and manipulate Sinamay to create individual and innovative designs. New Format one session a week. Date: April 7th, April 14th, April  April 28th Time: 4.15pm 6.45pm GMT (2.5hours) Price: £235 With additional pre-recorded information and video links as well as email support. For Bookings and to see the full workshop schedule […]

LONDON HAT WEEK

Various Locations London

Visit London and connect with milliners and hat lovers from around the world to learn, shop and socialise in this fabulous event! In person classes and online learning taking place this year, so everyone can join in the fun. Lots of workshops to choose from with world-renowned milliners! See the full schedule here

Pleated Nautilus & Feather-Leaf Workshop

Online Virtual Class

Make elegant pleated nautilus & feather-leaf ribbon trim. These beautiful and practical trimming elements are tricky at first and rewarding once mastered. This workshop includes loads of information about Petersham ribbon, a type of Grosgrain, past and present. 2 days, 3 hours each day (total 6 hours) Saturday, 20 August 2022, 10:00 - 13:00 (PDT […]

Live Virtual Wire Framed Cocktail Hat Workshop

Online Virtual Class

Leanne will guide you through making a mid 20th century cocktail hat wire frame while learning traditional millinery skills and techniques. Wire joins, covering, shaping and trimming techniques will be taught. 2 days, 3 hours each day (total 6 hours) Saturday, 27 Aug 2022, 10:00 -  13:00 (PDT - California, USA) Sunday, 28 Aug 2022, […]

Virtual Painted Silk Abaca Flowers

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

This course is aimed at: Those wanting to explore flower painting and flower creating on silk abaca and how to create different delicate stamens The course will involve: Following the pattern provided to cut the abaca to leverage the grain of the fabric Learning how to paint the petals to give a natural effect Creating […]

Virtual Feather Spiral – 1/2 day

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those wanting to build on their feather work to create a stunning trim The course will involve: Learning how to create a feather spiral How to cut feathers in different ways How to create the Feather mount using 2 different techniques Learning how to sew the […]

Virtual Leather Anemone

Online Virtual Class

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those who want to expand their trimming knowledge to leather anemones  This course is suitable for all levels