Saturday 19 August | 10.45am–1.15pm or 2pm–4.30pm
The perfect introductory class for the budding milliner. Join the expert team from Atelier Millinery as they take you through the inspiring process of making a festival headband step by step from start to finish. This floral design takes its inspiration from the freewheeling bohemianism of Anna Sui’s Rich Hippie Archetype. Learn to make beautiful handmade flowers in cotton organdy and tulle. Leave this workshop ready for Summer festivals, concerts parties and picnics in your new headwear and with the essential skills and inspiration to start making your own creations.
You will learn:
- How to work with cotton organdy and tulle for millinery
- How to make a flower
- To develop your design with the incorporation of ribbons, raffia, buttons and beads
- How to attach your trimmings to a plaited elastic headband
- Finishing techniques
This class is suitable for people basic hand sewing – no millinery experience is required. All the materials for the class are included in the fee.
Atelier Millinery makes and sells headwear for men and women for all occasions. Based in London’s West End, the expert team of milliners offer bespoke services from design consultation to an extensive range of specialist materials to make your own hats www.ateliermillinerycourses.com and www.ateliermillinery.com
Price: £40 including materials and exhibition entry.Frequently Asked Questions