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Blocking Masterclass for Beginners


  • Laura Kinsella Millinery 34 Lennox Street Dublin 8 Ireland (map)

MILLINERY BLOCKING : The process of shaping material onto a mould to form the body of the hat.
Over 3 days work on the bases of millinery blocking.  Master a particular shape and fabric of choice or discover a range of fabrics using a selection of varying blocks.  Learn traditional blocking techniques as well as elements of couture finishing to include correct stiffening methods, wiring and clean finishing. Finish your couture headpiece with a brim extension of crinoline or window sinamay.

Level : Beginners
July 5th, 6th, 7th

Base materials included
Price: €380 plus booking fee

Later Event: July 6
Event Headpiece Making