Using wooden millinery blocks and a felt hood learn how to steam, block and make a cloche hat from start to finish. It is a versatile and very easy to wear shape that lends itself to be embellished and reinvented in many different ways.
Victoria is a tutor with 30 years experience teaching millinery, feltmaking and Fine Art. She trained at Goldsmiths College, London College of Fashion and RCA. She has designed hats for Jean Muir. She was a pioneer of feltmaking in the 1980's,and has exhibited her work from Philadelphia to Kirgizstan, has work in the V&A fashion collection and written two books.