2024 AUTUMN MILLINERY MARATHON - 4 Days Felt Hat-Making - for all levels

By Lina Stein Millinery


Learn from the best in the business with Lina Stein, a renowned millinery felt hat maker, known for her contemporary techniques and generous teaching style. Gain hands-on experience as she guides you through the creative process, from crafting beautiful basic pill boxes to intricate swirls and detailed occasion hats. Fall in love with Millinery and never turn back!

   When: 17-20 Oct 2024

   Topics Covered: 

  • Learn to do the Milliner's Swirled Felt Delight
  • Make a Jackie-O pillbox
  • Design,block and make a Structured Felt hat
  • Learning about working with millinery felt (fur-felt and wool felt)
  • Blocking the hats over wooden blocks,learn about stiffening, cutting and wiring methods
  • Learn to work with steam to hand mould the felt into a swirl/curve.
  • Assemble the hat pieces and attach petersham sweatbands
  • Learn special felt wiring stitches and a variety of brim edge finishes
  • Trimming using petersham ribbon
  • Finish with a vintage –style hat lining
                     Suitable for BEGINNERS


  • 32 Hours of tuition
  • Customised notes
  • after-class access to tutor
  • Certificate
  • Materials are not included. Suppliers along with lists and direction to studio supplied on booking 
    Accommodation may also be provided if needed at good rate-dependent on availability