Refreshments will be offered during workshop
Notes on the workshop can be provided if required and will be done through email and some basics on paper.
As per the other workshops only 1 hour free grace allowed!
BEGINNERS FASCINATOR/BIBI WORKSHOP
This is an introduction to the basic skills required to make headwear. In this workshop you will learn sewing skills and shaping to produce 2/3 fascinators. 4hrs only
INTERMEDIATE HAT WORKSHOP
This workshop will teach you how to make a standard hat or a cocktail one. You will learn how to block, shape, finish and trim your piece on the same day so that even with basic sewing skills you should be able to have a completed hat to take home with you.
4hrs only – FREE PARKING AVAILABLE HERE
ADVANCED MILLINERY WORKSHOP
This workshop is for those who already have the necessary skills to make hats and you will be taught to make your own little blocks out of foam, how to use and protect it and also you will learn couture millinery tricks to complete your creations.
5hrs only – FREE PARKING AVAILABLE
POUPEE –MAKING WORKSHOP
POUPEE: How to make one in 3 easy steps
Learn to prepare, and protect it for long lasting Usage. This is a one day class in which you will learn how to make the Poupee from a Styrofoam head. As this may take more than 2 days to dry we suggest you bring a little carton with you to protect the item as you take it home with you. This class is for those who have some millinery experience and is a simpler version of the 5 day poupee class which you will find under the newsletter section of our site.
All materials provided as with all advertised classes bookings available Mon-Fri. 9am – 4pm
Free hour applicable – FREE PARKING
You will need casual clothing that you can mess up!
BLOCK MAKING WORKSHOP
In this workshop you will be learning how to save money making your own Bespoke Hat Blocks to make exclusive designs. Good hat blocks in wood can be expensive. Using Styrofoam you will learn to carve, shape and form your own blocks.
This class is advanced online booking minimum 3 days as we will to ensure that all materials are in before you begin your workshop.
This class involves a lot of dust and mess and we recommend you Bring coveralls as in Poupee Class.
One day class only. All materials provided and available Mon-Fri. 9am to 2pm.
Free hour applicable. FREE PARKING
CUSTOM MILLINERY WORKSHOP
In this Tailor Made workshop – cover the needs of thos of you who want to a business out of hats – from bridal headwear, hat shops, rentals etc.
Here is you chance to have a full day course just tailored to your needs and requirements in which you will learn all that you need to know about making a hat (this is from block making, buckram/fabric based hats, reshaping, maintenance etc)
We charge £70 per hour for this course and provide you with notes, guidelines, email support (free) for advice and any other questions you may have or challenges you may encounter whilst working out there on your own.
You will learn all the skills necessary and get all guidelines to suppliers and best recommendations for what you want to achieve.
We currently have a special offer for full offer of £525 for full day 8 hour course for a short period only.
Our start times are 9am to 6pm or 10am to 7pm. Please bring your own lunch.
All courses are run all year round save Christmas and Bank Holidays. Contact us to mutually agreeable dates.
Free secure parking and we are less than 10 mins from London Mill Hill area and also cover Herts and surrounding neighbourhood.
Standard Cost £70 per hour (FREE PARKING)