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Blocking Class 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 2 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 6th & 7th

Base materials included
Price: €265 plus booking fee

Earlier Event: July 6
Event Headpiece Making
Later Event: September 3
Introduction to Millinery