WINTER MILLINERY MARATHON - 4 Days Felt Hat-Making for beginners

By Lina Stein Millinery

Immersion is the only way to learn.
Let Lina Stein take you by the hand and walk you into the wondrous world of felt hats where you will fall in love and never look back!
From simple pill boxes to sumptuous swirls to the structured hat – you will learn it all

   Topics Covered

  • Make a Jackie-O pillbox
  • Learn to do the Felt swirl Delight
  • 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
  • Millinery felt for 3/4 hats and headpieces
  • Customised notes
  • Certificate
  • Lunches and refreshments