SOPHISTICATED FUSION – 4 Corners of the Millinery globe in one- advanced level

By Lina Stein Millinery


 This 4 day Masterclass is focused on perfect finish and sophistication. It is suitable to those with experience making hats who wish to combine the vital 3-4 areas of millinery into one divine hat: Buckram, Straws, Brim Extensions, Couture Lace, Prong Head-Grip and Vintage lining.  Challenge your mind and join in as Lina Stein takes you on a journey into the architectural side of hat making!

Topics Covered

  • Design your hat as you wish to see it completed and put it on paper
  • Block the buckram crown then learn advanced covering techniques (smooth/ draping,interwoven etc
  • Block the sinamay/sisal brim
  • Design and calculate the brim extension. Make pattern.
  • Create brim extension and cover with fabric
  • Prepare ,shape and sculpt your Guipure lace
  • The assembly of all the pieces to a highly professional standard
  • Vintage style hat lining
  • Learn a selection of head attachment methods incl. wire head frames


  • 32 Hours of tuition
  • Foundation materials Buckram, Parisisal, Sinamay ,wire.Student to supply fabrics and laces
  • Customised notes
  • Post workshop access to tutor
  • Lunch and teas