Create a Fabulous Cocktail Hat Using Sinamay - (Weekend Workshop - Beginners/Improvers) by Joanne Edwards Millinery - crafts in London

Create a Fabulous Cocktail Hat Using Sinamay - (Weekend Workshop - Beginners/Improvers)

Create a Fabulous Cocktail Hat Using Sinamay - (Weekend Workshop - Beginners/Improvers) by Joanne Edwards Millinery - crafts in London
Perfect for those with an interest in Millinery, you will learn the basics of couture millinery using Sinamay on this creative 2 day workshop.

Millinery Class

12 hour course

Beginner

Earlsfield / Tooting SW170BB

Create a Fabulous Cocktail Hat Using Sinamay - (Weekend Workshop - Beginners/Improvers)
by Joanne Edwards Millinery
Create a Fabulous Cocktail Hat Using Sinamay - (Weekend Workshop - Beginners/Improvers) by Joanne Edwards Millinery - crafts in London
Flexitime
from £345 per person

Overview

12 hour course

Daytime

You will learn how to block a button headpiece using sinamay by stretching your millinery material correctly over a wooden shape to create it's base. How to stiffen your materials, remove and wire your base.

This is a perfect class for anyone wishing to create something fabulous for that upcoming Summer Wedding or during Royal Ascot 2019!

You will learn the basic principles of couture millinery using sinamay.

Day 1 will involve blocking your material, stiffening and wiring your hat base and attaching the petersham head fitting, elastic and comb so it stays securely in place when worn.

Day 2 is all about decorating your hat and various trimming options will be demonstrated. You can then choose to trim your cocktail hat using sinamay twists, handmade silk flowers, veiling sprays or feathers. Your fabulous handmade cocktail hat will then be ready to wear at your next Wedding or Race event!

All materials are provided – just bring a notebook and pen.

You will leave with:

Floral patterns to use/adapt for future work. A supplier list for all your material needs after the course *Your finished headpiece.

Tips to remember during your course:

*Take lots of photos & notes to help remember the processes you've learned. Together with your supplier list you'll know where to find what you need to keep practicing at home.

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Flexitime Class

This is a Flexitime class, which means the teacher can run this class around your schedule.

Number of people in an Obby Flexitime classYou need to be a group of 2
Days notice required in an Obby Flexitime classI need 7 days notice
Days available in an Obby Flexitime classI am available any day
Location of an Obby Flexitime classEarlsfield / Tooting, SW170BB
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Class location

Earlsfield / Tooting
10 Riverside Yard
Riverside Road
SW170BB
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Create a Fabulous Cocktail Hat Using Sinamay - (Weekend Workshop - Beginners/Improvers) by Joanne Edwards Millinery - crafts in London

About your host, Joanne Edwards Millinery

Professional milliner Joanne Edwards worked within the fashion industry for ten years, designing womenswear and bridal dresses before starting up her own range of headwear and accessories in 2012. She studied under innovative milliner Noel Stewart, before working for couture milliner Edwina Ibbotson and fashion milliner to many celebrities Piers Atkinson.

Joanne creates hand crafted bespoke hats and accessories for private clients and special events, such as Royal Ascot. She collaborates on fashion and headwear projects, for brands including Vidal Sassoon.

Joanne has been teaching Millinery since 2016 as a short course tutor at Central Saint Martins and privately through 1-2-1 tuition. She loves to share her knowledge and passion for the subject and regularly hosts a variety of workshops and events catering for every interest in Millinery.

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Notes

All materials are provided – just bring a notebook and pen.

Age Requirement

18

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Create a Fabulous Cocktail Hat Using Sinamay - (Weekend Workshop - Beginners/Improvers)
by Joanne Edwards Millinery
Create a Fabulous Cocktail Hat Using Sinamay - (Weekend Workshop - Beginners/Improvers) by Joanne Edwards Millinery - crafts in London
Flexitime
from £345 per person
12 hour course
from £345 per person