Blocked Headbands Workshop - Sunday 16th February 2020
Award winning Milliner Rebecca Share will step you through the process of how to make the latest Millinery trend 'Blocked headbands' using the fabulous new headband hat blocks from Hat Blocks Australia.
Participants will learn how to block on the headband hat blocks using foundation material, preparing and covering the blocked headband with beautiful material, preparing and attaching the inner headband and finishing off with a stunning pearl bead trim. Participants will take home their very own completed blocked headband headpiece.
The techniques taught in this workshop can be adapted to so many different materials and trimming ideas, the options are endless!
Places are limited.
Workshop Date: Sunday 16th February 2020
Time: 10.00am - 5.00pm
Workshop location: Rebecca's private Millinery studio - Geelong, VICTORIA
Cost: $350 (includes all Materials and refreshments, participants BYO lunch)
Materials: Materials are included in the cost of this workshop. Participants are required to bring a basic sewing kit to the workshop.
Workshop techniques that will be taught are:
- Preparing foundation material for blocking
- Blocking techniques
- Exploring vintage straw cloth and fabrics for covering
- Preparing and attaching the inner headband
- Trimming ideas
- Making a pearl bead trim and attaching it to the completed headband