Introduction to Millinery

Introduction to Millinery

This is a fantastic opportunity to gain an insight into the millinery industry. The course will be of huge interest to those who have little or no millinery knowledge. You will be talked through the various millinery fabrics and how they are made, only then can you begin to understand the movement of the materials and their true potential.

The benefits of this course will ensure that students have enough understanding of ‘Sinamay’ allowing you to partake in a practical session in creating sinamay trimmings, attaching them onto a base and then learning how to attach a head fixing.

Understanding Millinery Materials

Felt • Straw • Sinamay • Buckram


Make Sinamay trimming • Attach a head fixing


The bias of Sinamay • Bias binding, why we use it • Millinery stitches
Millinery equipment • Any questions answered

All materials used in the workroom are included. This course can run from 1 student upto 4 students.
Materials used within the workroom are included in the course fee.
This course is ideal for the student with none or very little millinery Knowledge/experience.

This course is private, one-to-one, tuition for £49.00 inc VAT
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