DASHING SINAMAY & STRAW HATS - Large Racewear and Occasion Hats

By Lina Stein Millinery

Using Lina Stein traditional knowledge and her wide variety of old and new wooden millinery blocks you are guaranteed to design and create a stunning hat or saucer creation to turn everyone's head on the day!

When; 02-03 Aug 2024

During this 2 day course we will go through the basics of Couture Millinery incl. blocking, trimming, shaping and finishing. You will discover the different materials and techniques necessary for creating your hat, and you will have the opportunity to create a trimming unique and suitable for the occasion.
                          Suitable for beginners/intermediate/advanced


  • 16 Hours of tuition
  • Customised notes
  • Post workshop access to tutor classes
  • Certificate 
  • Millinery Sinamay and straws not included

  Topics Covered:

  • Millinery straws, sinamay - learn about the composition and variety
  • Discover techniques how to use blocks and make your hat including saucer hats
  • Create eye-catching trimmings and learn how to fix your creation to your head
  • Finish hat to professional standard
  • line it with a vintage-style lining

Material lists and direction to studio supplied on booking