Embellish or Add to Your Hats at Home Workshop

    Embellish your hats, in this hands on and fun class

    Sewing class hosted by Judy Bentinck

    Beginners welcome

    6 hour workshop

    Cockpit Arts, WC1N

    What you'll learn

    Join this fun and creative workshop and learn how to fabulously embellish your hats, using a variety of styles and techniques that will change your headwear forever!

    In this class

    This class offers the ultimate creative outlet for those with a passion for headwear. Students will be taught how to work with ribbons and fabrics to create an array of stylish items to be mounted onto your headbands, combs, and fascinator bases.

    You will be working with a variety of materials including silk, velvet, organza, feathers and crin. These will be used to make stunning bows, petals, and leaves to put an elegant final touch toy your work.

    Now you can

    • Wear your beautiful new creations around with pride
    • Use the techniques learnt during the class to continue embellishing your headwear and honing in your skills as you do so
    • Teach others what you have been taught, passing on your knowledge and newly acquired skill set

    Did you know?

    The earliest record of humans wearing hats is from a cave at Lussac-les-Châteaux in central France. The rock drawings from this spot date back over 15'000 years, and we've been wearing things on our heads ever since

    Class location

    Cockpit Arts, Holborn

    Northington St

    WC1N 2NP


    About your host, Judy Bentinck

    Judy Bentinck is an award-winning traditional couture milliner making an assortment of stunning 21st Century hats. At her studio in Holborn, London, Judy runs millinery workshops and courses, passing on her breadth of experience to fellow hat-making enthusiasts.

    Judy's warmth, quick wit, patience and undying love of her craft make her a unique teacher, with an infectious passion for hat-making. Sign up for a course, or a one day workshop, and you too will soon have the bug!

    Judy's speciality is creating an exclusive hat for each individual client where the occasion, the outfit, the person all influence the design. Every hat is unique.

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    Flexible cancellation policy

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