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Fur Felt Winter Trilby / Fedora – (1 day)

Fur Felt Winter Trilby  (1 day) – £130 (inc all materials) – Level: All
Fri 28th February 2020

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This course is aimed at:

  • Students of any skill level who want to create a unique wearable Fedora hat for winter

The course will involve:

  • A choice of over 30 coloured felts
  • Exploration of different trims you can use on Fedora’s.
  • With tuition you will block your fur felt hood to your desired head size and shape.
  • Creation of a feather trim or a petersham trim to adorn your hat

You will leave with:

  • Knowledge of how to block a trilby crown using a choice of wooden blocks and using pinning and steaming millinery techniques and how to size your fedora and trim your brim to suit.
  • An understanding of different trims including felt loops, feathers, felt leaves, cockades and the use of vintage braids.
  • Information on suppliers and materials.
  • A fedora hat (which fits!)