Millinery (hat making & fascinators) courses

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Hat making (millinery) courses, workshops and classes. Learn how to craft your own bespoke headpiece, fascinator of full hat with experienced milliners!

£69
West Yorkshire - Next course on 24th November 2018
Imagine going to a summer event this year and proud as punch wearing your fascinator, telling everyone, "I made this!" Create your very own fascinator in this one day workshop at Colton Methodist Church, Colton, Leeds 15. You can learn lots of techniques using a fabulous material called sinamay, available in loads of gorgeous colours, as well as veiling, beads and wire and crinoline. You can learn how to make: - Roses - Lillies -...
£95
West Midlands
Create your very own fascinator in this one day workshop based in my very own studio in Kings Heath. £95 for individual tuition, or £160 in total for you and a friend. This is where the magic happens, and you will have exclusive access to all materials, tools and my expertise for your day in the studio.   Date to be arranged to suit, and can be a week day or weekend. You can learn lots...
£60
SWANSEA - Next course on 26th November 2018
This course is a fantastic opportunity for those who are new to millinery and want to acquire a basic understanding and make a wonderful fascinator to take home. You will be given a overview of millinery materials, techniques and styles, learn how to create basic sinamay trims including loops, swirls, bows, fans and flowers. You will then create a design using your new skills and finish your design with elastic, band or comb depending on...
£65
Gloucestershire - Next course on 1st December 2018
Learn to make your own beautiful felt hat! On this course, you will be shown how to design your own hat, working from a basic template,which you can then personalise by adding flaps, flowers, tassels, bobbles or any other decoration you can think of ! I have been making, and teaching felt making for many years now, and have developed this range of courses to cover basic felt-making techniques, to produce a finished item during...
£69
Derbyshire
Imagine going to a summer event this year and proud as punch wearing your fascinator, telling everyone, "I made this!" Create your very own fascinator in this one day workshop. You can learn lots of techniques using a fabulous material called sinamay, available in loads of gorgeous colours, as well as veiling, beads and wire and crinoline. You can learn how to make: Roses Lillies Bows & loops Leaves Buttercups 'Feathers' All materials will be...
£69
Warwickshire
Create your very own fascinator in this one day workshop in Dorridge, Solihull. You can learn lots of techniques using a fabulous material called sinamay, available in loads of gorgeous colours. You can learn how to make: Roses Lillies Bows & loops Leaves Buttercups 'Feathers' All materials will be provided plus a lovely hat box to take your finished design home with you! Suitable for beginners & suitable for vegans! Booking in advance is essential....
£95
London
This one-day course will enable you to create your own fabulous fascinator hat and leave with the skills to carry on creating more. You’ll learn how to make a fascinator base, manipulate sinamay straw, use wire, work with veiling, and learn traditional millinery stitches. We will meet in my cozy studio in South London. We'll start with a short introduction to hat making, different hat styles, trimmings, and materials. Then you will learn how to...
£25
Swansea - Next course on 1st December 2018
You will be given a overview of millinery materials, techniques and styles and learn how to create basic sinamay trims including loops, swirls, bows, lillies, roses, fans and folds. Making either a small fascinators or corsage. All materials and refreshments are provided.
£80
Worcestershire - Next course on 16th January 2019
Workshop details: The first part of the workshop will be creating your loops and twists from sinamay and learning how to manipulate this specialist material. We will then play with creating your desired shape. After this, we will have immense fun playing with feathers and beads to embellish our fascinators and make them ‘one of a kind’, just for you! A neutral colour will be used for the fascinator base but if you want to...
£350
South Wales - Next course on 12th January 2019
Guided sessions on working with specialist Millinery materials and a range of different Millinery techniques Learning how to master the skills of hand blocking, hand manipulation, determine proportions, trimmings and finishes of hats Learning how to design and make hats using specialist equipment and hand sewing techniques Learning from scratch you will cover: Blocking different fabrics Felt • Straw • Sinamay • Buckram How to insert a petersham ribbon head ribbon How to wire and...