Live Lessons

Live Lessons

Millinery demonstrations are available to Studio+ members as part of an interactive live experience. Follow along with others worldwide, participate in Q&A, or watch the recorded lesson to check in on your progress.

Live Lessons
  • Crinoline In Bloom Live Lesson

    6 items

    Award-winning milliner Sandy Aslett shares her expertise, demonstrating how to shape crin petals for stunning hat designs. Sandy emphasizes the importance of experimentation and personalisation, offering tips on design elements and embellishments. Last day to watch June 8.

  • Blocked Linings Live Lesson

    Give your hats and headpieces a professional finish as Louise Macdonald demonstrates how to block fabric liners with your choice of material and then position them securely into your headwear. Add a new level of sophistication by learning the technique of blocking a sinamay lining.
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  • Velvet Flowers Live Lesson

    7 items

    Learn to design stunning velvet flowers with talented milliner Sophie Allport. Discover essential techniques for working with velvet fabric and create gorgeous florals to adorn headpieces, either individually or as a captivating vine arrangement.
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  • Coming Soon: Dahlia Designs

    Learn how to create stunning intricate designs and discover creative options for your millinery.
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  • Dramatic Bows Live Lesson

    9 items

    Discover how to create striking statement bows that retain their sculpted form and demand attention. Join Sophie Allport in this inspiring demonstration as she unveils creative techniques for sensational headwear. Captivate your customers with stunning dimension and personality.

  • Fully Feathered Live Lesson

    6 items

    Learn how to create a stunning feather-covered headpiece with guidance from Carole Maher. Discover tips and techniques to layer and adhere feathers, plus how to incorporate feather brims and mounts for a dramatic statement piece.

  • Custom Alice Bands Live Lesson

    7 items

    Create tailored Alice Headbands with tutor Sophie Allport, designed from the ground up. Discover how this versatile headwear can be shaped and adapted to fit any head contour, ensuring lasting comfort for your customers.
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  • Origami Halos Live Lesson

    5 items

    Learn from Millinery Australia Hall of Fame Milliner, Louise Macdonald. Create a gorgeous woven piece to adorn this season's hats, headbands or halos. The technique is completed in both petersham and sinamay, inspiring adorable new millinery designs.

  • Stitched Berets Live Lesson

    7 items

    Create a chic beret with your favourite fabric and custom finish. Master this versatile technique as you learn from tutor Elaine Mergard. A set of patterns and stitch templates is included to complete your beret with a touch of style.

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