Adapted from traditional millinery methods, Master Milliner Elaine Mergard teaches creative miniature hats for dolls, teddy bears and beloved pets. Learn how to make a variety of hats using supplied patterns and hat blocks you can make yourself. With nine different styles, each hat will add to the costuming giving your dolls and bears a fresh personality.
Learn to create Miniature hats for dolls and bears using millinery techniques and materials to give a quality finish. Using fabric to match their outfit your new hat whether a droop brim Picture hat or an upturned brim style will add an attractive finish for your latest doll or bear.
Give your Doll or Bear that classic style with a silk Cloche Hat. Using braid straws and sinamay, create straw brims to go with flat or dome crown. Learn to make your own hat blocks and brim shapes for adorable Summer hats or Boaters.