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 […]

Virtual Illustrating your Hats

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: Overview of the history of illustration Overview of prolific fashion and hat illustrators and their styles Guided teaching through a workbook (sent prior to class) which covers Face Proportions, Simple Silhouettes, Feature Curves, Cut Outs, Hat Silhouettes Encouragement to try different styles of famous illustrators Time to play and create your […]

Virtual Millinery Workmanship

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

About the Tutors Jenny Roberts is one of the North’s leading milliners. Recognised for her couture brand, she has been creating beautifully crafted pieces for her clients for over 15 years.  Over the last 7 years, along with her co-tutor Marie Halewood, they have gained an international reputation for the Millinery School, teaching to the […]

Millinery Wire Headbands & Supports – ONLINE

Milli Starr Online

By request! In this 3 hr mini class, students will learn how to measure and shape millinery wire to create headbands and supports for smaller millinery designs. They will create four styles ~ Headband, Figure 8, Claw and Prongs ~ and understand how to customize them to fit clients. These four styles can be used to securely and comfortably attach a variety of headwear […]

Freeform Sinamay

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

Virtual Finding and Interpreting Fashion Trends

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

This course is aimed at students wanting to: Understand and have the ability to identify trends which will enable them to Create a collection which is aligned with what fashions their clients are wearing Ensure their designs are cutting edge and up to date Enable them to show clients that their designs are directional Ability […]

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 […]

Online Freeform Sinamay Techniques

Online Tracy Chaplin

Freeform Sinamay Techniques Learn how to sculpt and manipulate Sinamay on the bias to create individual and innovative hat designs without a hat block. This workshop is spread over 5 sessions of 3 hours with email support and video links. Suitable for all skill levels. Date: 15th November - 19th November ( 5 sessions ) Time: 4.00pm […]

Virtual Talking Fashion – A Century of Fashion and Hats

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

This course is aimed at: Students interested in how culture has affected fashion over the last 100 years Those wanting to deepen there background of the history of hats Those wanting to find inspiration from the past in their design The course will involve: Visual Presentation taking you through the last 100 years of Fashion […]

4 Day Millinery Workshop

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

Tutor: Judy Bentinck On this popular four-day workshop, students have the opportunity to learn a range of couture millinery techniques, and complete two hats from start to finish: one in sinamay and one in wool felt. You can choose to create brimmed hats or cocktail hats or one of each style. You will learn all […]

Virtual The Art of Feather Work: A Comprehensive Guide

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

This course is aimed at: Those wanting to learn how feathers can enhance their designs and understand how to use different methods to dye and burn feathers. The course will involve: A guide to the construction and attributes of feathers An introduction to different types of feathers and how they can be used in millinery […]

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 […]

Online Advanced Freeform Sinamay Masterclass

Online Tracy Chaplin

Advanced Freeform Sinamay Masterclass (for students that have previously attended the Freeform Sinamay Techniques) Date: November 22nd, November 25th, November 30th. Time: 5 - 8.00pm (Paris Time) Cost: £200

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 […]