'House of Adorn' Millinery workshop


Sunday 21st August 2016

Please visit the House of Adorn website to book your place in this workshop:

COURSE DETAILS: This workshop will take you through the process of blocking a sinamay percher style hat using the exclusive 'Rebecca Share series' of hat blocks (only available at Hat Blocks Australia). Participants will also make a millinery wire percher style headband suitable for ‘Percher’ style hats. There are many techniques involved to making the headband to ensure stability and comfortable wearing of the hat.

OUTCOMES:  Participants will take home their own Percher blocked sinamay hat with sinamay swirl trim which will be attached to the percher style headband. You will be taught the secrets of how Rebecca constructs many of her percher style hats including ‘lining’ a blocked percher hat for a beautiful and professional finish.

LEVEL/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: This workshop is suitable for intermediates through to advance students. Basic hand sewing and blocking skills are required.

DURATION:  7.5 hours (includes 30min break)

TIMES/DATES:  Sunday 21st August 2016 - 9.30am – 5pm

STUDENT FEE:  $175 (Plus additional costs of materials used during the workshop which can range between $50-$100 depending on the choice of materials used. All students will be offered 10% off all materials during the course of the workshop).

VENUE:  House of Adorn, Building 15 / 40 Ricketts Road, Mt Waverley, Victoria, Australia 3149.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Designers of the "Rebecca Share" series percher hat blocks are very proud of their designs and want you to love them as much as we all do. To protect these exclusive and copyright designs, the Tutor will ONLY teach to those participants using the original hat blocks as provided by Hat Blocks Australia. We thank you for your co-operation and understanding.