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In-person classWinter Felt Cocktail Hat Workshop - (Weekend Workshop - Beginners/Improvers)In this two-day beginners workshop, you will learn how to create a stunning winter felt cocktail hat by hand using traditional millinery techniques.

Earlsfield / Tooting

£345 pp

12 hour workshop


What happens in this class?

Day One: Course tutor Joanne Edwards, will show you how to stiffen your felt then block the shape with pins and steam - (stretching your millinery material correctly over a wooden shape to create it's base). You’ll also learn how to wire your hat, curve a petersham head fitting and attach an elastic and comb so your hat stays perfectly in place..

Day Two: On Day Two you will move onto learning trimming techniques as you begin decorating your hat. You will be introduced to various processes including shaping and curling feathers and quills, creating flowers, twists and leaves…

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Things to remember

All materials are provided, please bring a notebook/pen if you wish to take notes and a small box to take away your work.

We will break for a 30 minute lunch at 1pm. A local shop and cafe/restaurant are just a few minutes walk away, however please feel…

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Your Teacher
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
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Class Location
Wimbledon Art Studios
Earlsfield / Tooting
10 Riverside Yard
Riverside Road
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Winter Felt Cocktail Hat Workshop - (Weekend Workshop - Beginners/Improvers)

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