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

By Lina Stein Millinery


Gain hands-on experience with Lina Stein, the premier felt hat maker. She'll guide you through the creative process from breathtaking basic pill boxes, to intricate swirls, and detailed structured hats. You'll be sure to fall in love and never look back!

   When: 26-29 Oct 2023

   Topics Covered: 26-29 Oct 2023

  • Learn to do the Felt swirl 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
  • Millinery felt for 3/4 hats and headpieces
  • Customised notes
  • after-class access to tutor