Back by popular demand! We’re pleased to host Holly Slayton from Artikal Handcrafted Millenery in New York City for more great workshops at the studio. No prior experience of any kind is necessary, just a willingness to experiment and enjoy. These make great gifts and heirloom pieces — not to mention fabulous accessories custom made in your style!
|Learn to create your own cocktail piece or feather fascinator for any occasion! Have fun imagining ways that feathers, velour, and vintage buttons can combine to make a one of a kind vintage-style headpiece.
|Schedule: Sunday, November 11, 2012, 10am-1pm|
|Freeform Velour Hat Workshop|
|Learn the concepts of velour hat blocking to create your own truly unique headpiece. You’ll learn how to steam the velour and shape it to develop a chic look of your choice, great to wear in many occasions.
|Schedule: Sunday, November 11, 2012, 2pm-6pm|
|Straw Freeform Cloche|
|Look sweet and stunning all summer! Create your own freeform blocked straw cloche hat in this fun and creative workshop. Learn basic millinery blocking techniques for parasisol straw, understand blocking equipment, explore different ways to finish edges, insert a sweat band, stitch and finish your hat as well as work with embellishments.
|Schedule: Sunday, July 15, 2012 10:00am-2:00pm. Click the calendar to the left to enroll.|
|Large Brim Straw Hat|
|What a wonderful way to keep you gorgeous and cool all summer long! Create your own hand-blocked large brim straw hat! Learn basic millinery blocking techniques for panama straw, gain a better understanding of blocking equipment, explore different ways to finish edges, learn how to insert a sweat band, stitch and finish your hat, and work with embellishments.
|Schedule: Sunday, July 15, 2012 2:00pm-6:00pm. Click the calendar to the left to enroll.|
|Horsehair Fascinator Workshop|
|Create your own Horsehair fascinator or cocktail hat. Learn how to work with Horsehair, stitch and finish your cocktail hat, as well as work with embellishments and feathers .
|Sinamay Cocktail Hat Workshop|