Fabric Covered Hat Course

    Learn the techniques involved in using fabrics to cover your hats in this workshop in central London.


    Sewing class hosted by Judy Bentinck

    Beginners welcome

    Two session course

    Cockpit Arts, WC1N


    What you'll learn

    Master the art of choosing, and working with, an assortment of fabrics for your hats.

    In this class

    In this inspiring and creative class Students will learn how to use fabric in hat making, and will expand their artistic flair. The class will cover foundation fabrics, and how to use them, and will progress onto interfacing, showing you different ways of how to cover your hat in beautiful fabric.

    The class will result in one, or possibly even two, professional-standard couture hats!

    Now you can

    • Have a full knowledge and understanding of how fabrics work with hats
    • Understand how hats are made
    • Pass on what you have learnt to friends with a similar interest

    Did you know?

    The bowler hat is considered the hallmark of the City of London commuter, however, began life as a riding helmet


    Class location

    Cockpit Arts, Holborn

    Northington St

    WC1N 2NP

    London



    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.