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Vintage Style Headpiece – (2 day)

Vintage Style Headpiece (2 day) –  £195 (inc all materials) – Level: All

Monday 19th & Tuesday 20th November 2018

Monday 18th & Tuesday 19th February 2019

This course is aimed at:

  • Those who are interested in vintage inspired materials. Also those who want to incorporate lace, veiling and beadwork onto their designs to give a vintage or bridal inspired feel.

The course will involve:

  • Creating a free form base from buckram and foundation fabrics.
  • Covering the foundation in your choice of silk/fabric/lace.
  • Wiring guipure lace to incorporate onto your headpiece.
  • Using a variety of beads you will learn how to embellish your headpiece.
  • Attaching veiling including the creation of a bird cage veil.
  • Creation of simple silk flowers to trim and finish your piece.
  • Exploring how to position your trims for maximum impact and balance.
  • Finishing your headpiece with the appropriate head fittings.

You will leave with:

  • A unique vintage inspired headpiece.
  • The knowledge to create vintage inspired trimmings.
  • Information on suppliers and materials.