Tag Archives: millinery technique

Virtual Bows, Bows, Bows!

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those wanting to explore the world of bows and abstract loops within different materials to be used as trims  

Virtual Silk Abaca Turban Headband

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those wanting to make a light versatile turban headband in this exciting fabric. 10% off all courses (except module courses) with the offer code XMAS10 – expires 31.12.2020

Virtual Blocking Leather Pillboxes

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This¬†course is aimed at: Those wanting to learn how to block using leather with a foundation of fosshape, perfect for beginners. The course will involve: Step by Step tuition on blocking a button shaped percher in leather Step by Step tuition on blocking a button shape foundation in fosshape How […]

Virtual Millinery Workmanship

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This hands-on workshop covers some of the quick wins to enhance the quality of your workmanship 10% off all courses (except module courses) with the offer code XMAS10 – expires 31.12.2020

Feather Fascinators

In this one-day workshop, each student will create a fabulous fascinator using a pre-made sinamay straw base. There will be several styles and color options available. This is a beginning level class and a great introduction to millinery trims including feathers, flowers, and veiling.

Perfecting Brim Edges

In this one-day workshop, students will learn techniques for neatly finishing brim edges for both straw and felt hats. We will discuss how to measure, join and sew on millinery wire, as well as choosing the appropriate type and gauge of wire for the project. I will demonstrate how to hand-roll edges, how to bind […]

Feather Fascinators

Each student will create one fabulous fascinator using a pre-made sinamay straw base. There will be several styles and color options available. The focus of this class will be feather work and creating beautiful feather trims for accessories. Feather manipulation techniques include cutting, curling, and stripping. I will also demonstrate how to create feather flowers. […]