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Guipere lace

I want to add some Guipere lace cut out pieces and applique them to a hat brim. The brim is made out of a courser straw. My question is wha…

Started by Adrienne Bennett in HAT CHAT

2 Jan 2
Reply by Adrienne Bennett

TYPES OF MILLINERY STRAW BRAID SEWING MACHINES

When purchasing a Straw Braid Machine, always ask for a demonstration of how it works.  Sometimes the vendor will show you the pic. and not…

Started by FANCY ROSE in HAT CHAT

6 Dec 27, 2016
Reply by FANCY ROSE

Cockades and Ribbon Flowers

Does anyone know of a book or video that teaches these specifically? I really need some help.

Started by Alice Davis-Rains in HAT CHAT

3 Dec 17, 2016
Reply by Kelsey Holt

Milliner's Christmas list?

As we all look forward to the new year and millinery season we all have a few items on our wish list. Maybe Santa needs to know about it i…

Started by Elaine Mergard in MILLINERY SUPPLIES

8 Dec 17, 2016
Reply by Kelsey Holt

SATIN RIBBON HAT CONSTRUCTION

Hello, I'm looking for anyone who could help me with the construction of Satin Ribbon Hats.  I have a straw braid machine, I'm familiar wit…

Started by FANCY ROSE in ASK A MILLINER

21 Dec 11, 2016
Reply by Elaine Mergard

Spring Racing Recovery?

Australian Spring Racing season is over and it’s time to recharge. I have seen the clock at midnight over too many nights with last minute…

Started by Elaine Mergard in HAT CHAT

3 Nov 29, 2016
Reply by Sophie Allport

Hat Boxes?

Hi  Would anyone be able to advise me on reasonably priced hat box suppliers please? Regards Anne

Started by Anne Gammon in HAT CHAT

1 Nov 15, 2016
Reply by Elaine Mergard

Millinery postage pricing?

After finding the right size box, adding bubble wrap, tissue paper and over loading the package with FRAGILE stickers, then organising post…

Started by Elaine Mergard in MILLINERY BIZ

10 Nov 14, 2016
Reply by Janet Andoh

Hat prices

As I'm new to millinery I'm still to learn afew things, well Alot, but my biggest concern is how to I determine how much to sell a hat for?…

Started by Melissa Rath in MILLINERY BIZ

27 Nov 13, 2016
Reply by Janet Andoh

Glue brushes

Does anyone have any tips on looking after/rescuing paint brushes after they've been used with leather (bonding) glue? I've gone through th…

Started by Silpa Parmar in HAT CHAT

2 Oct 31, 2016
Reply by Elaine Mergard

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