SINAMAY TALL CROWNS and BASKET-WEAVE BRIMS - advanced level

By Lina Stein Millinery

€470,00

In this 3 day workshop, you will learn the ultimate properties of bias-cut Sinamay and how far it can take you.
Make a beautiful hat using only materials
 on the diagonal. Learn about and blocking tall crowns on the bias and creating a light and airy basket-weave brim on one of Lina Stein's wide brim-blocks. 
Elegant swirled and sculpted sinamay trimmings are also covered.
All this
 without any visible seams or joins! Suitable intermediate / advanced. 

When

Topics Covered

  • Calculating, measuring, and blocking a brim shape using Basket Weave Sinamay
  • Sewing to achieve a seamless and beautiful finish
  • Wiring
  • Blocking a bias sinamay tall or unususal shaped crown
  • Assembly of all the pieces
  • Creative plumesand sculpted trimmings using sinamay
  • Vintage style lining

Included

  • 21 Hours of tuition
  • Customised notes
  • Post workshop access to tutor
  • Lunches and teas

Sinamay and basket-weave are not included. Suppliers along with lists and direction to studio supplied on booking 
Accommodation may also be provided if needed at good rate dependant on availability