MILLINERY

This Millinery course will teach you the skills and techniques used to block and shape straws and felt hoods to create your own individual hat design. Working with wooden blocks and other novel forms, you will learn how to improvise block building with household objects.

You will learn how to:

  • Assemble
  • Fit
  • Block
  • Shape
  • Stiffen
  • Wire
  • Stitch
  • Trim
  • Finish your hat

This millinery course is suitable for beginners and the more advanced student as the classes are small.

EQUIPMENT

You will need to purchase for the first lesson materials such as strong pins with coloured heads (steel if possible), thumb tacks, a thimble, tape measure, sewing needles, thread and scissors. Accessories & trimmings may be required to finish hats according to your taste & progress in finishing the hat.
On the first lesson please bring one of the following depending on the kind of hat you wish to make:

  • Felt and straw (sinamay) hoods can be purchased from your tutor

NEXT COURSE – (STRAW), 6 WEEK EVENING STARTS TUESDAY 5TH NOVEMBER.

COURSE OPTIONS
SATURDAYS
STRAWS6 classes
To be announced
1.30pm to 3.30pm€380
FELTS
6 classes9 Nov to 14 Dec1.30pm to 3.30pm€380
EVENINGS
STRAW6 classesTuesday 5th November 20207pm to 9pm€380
STRAW
6 classesTuesday 18th Feb 20207pm to 9pm€380
FELT6 classesTuesday 5th May 2020
7pm to 9pm€380
SUMMER COURSES
STRAWS4 days To be announced10am to 1pm€380
FELTS4 days To be announced10am to 1pm€380

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Millinery Course Dublin Felt straw hats courses hats fascinators