Felt Hat Foundations

Felt Hat Foundations

Learn the fundamentals of working with felt.

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Felt Hat Foundations
  • Felt Fundamentals

    Learn how to block and stiffen felt hats in a variety of styles. Give the brim edge a perfect finish with options taught and complete by adorning with creative felt trims.

    LESSON PLAN: Blocking and stiffening felt brim and crown | Wiring and binding or bevelling brim edge | Collection of trimm...

  • Working With Felt

    Understanding types of Felts and how felt is manufactured is detailed by your tutor Diana Cavagnaro before you commence blocking a felt hood with a turned up brim. Diana teaches you how to block the crown and brim all in one using a flange brim. After you have made the lining learn how to attach ...

  • Handfelted Felt Cloche Hat

    Cloche hats are the most loved felt hats as they surround the face and keep the head so warm. Learn to create this vintage style with several options in brim styling.
    Patterns: https://www.hatacademy.studio/felt-hats

    Compliment the felt with your own wool and silk design worked into the felting...

  • Handfelted Concertina Hat

    Making this concertina hat with Wendy will open new doors of self expression for you. Manipulate the folds to give this hat an individual appearance.
    Patterns: https://www.hatacademy.studio/felt-hats

    Wendy will start you off with the colourful spot theme end encourages you to venture into your...

  • Cloche Felt Hat Pattern

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    Cloche Felt Hat Pattern

  • Concertina Hat Pattern

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    Concertina Hat Pattern

  • Wild Poppy Cloche Instructions

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    A beautifully styled cloche with a deep back and side details of poppy style hand felted flowers.