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how to remove foundation make up from a hat

Hi Everyone Still learning loads! would appreciate if you could please advise some tips on removing foundation makeup from a cream hat wit…

Started by ciara sweeneyLatest Reply

Blocking conical hat

I would love advice for blocking on a wooden cone. My vision is to use Sinamay or Parasisal as seamlessly as possible for a light, airy hat…

Started by Laurie BerlinerLatest Reply

Model or Mannequin??

Hi all, Looking through some of the fabulous photos on here and on various websites. I think I have come to the conclusion a model to show…

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HAT BOXES - to box or not to box?

Hello everyone, I have a few questions about hat boxes. When a customer purchases a piece from you do you... -Give them an option of a hat…

Started by Melissa Barnes

30 on Thursday
Reply by Toini jhons

Help with vintage veiling

I’m repurposing a veil for a bride - using her mother’s headpiece. The veiling was quite discolored, and I was able to pull the color back…

Started by Tiffani Thompson

0 Nov 30

How to use straw braid machines and missing parts

Hi Millinery friends, I hope someone can help me. A friend gave me two straw braid machines, Anita B and Dresdensia B made by Grossmann. Th…

Started by Ninni Salomonson

12 Nov 25
Reply by ANTONIO MORAL

Grossman Anita b straw sewing machine, need help

Hola a todos, espero que alguien pueda ayudarme. Vivo en España. Hace unos días compré una máquina de coser paja Grossmann Anita B. Me falt…

Started by ANTONIO MORAL

2 Nov 2
Reply by ANTONIO MORAL

Best Cleaner to Purchase for Jiffy Steamer in Australia

Hi fellow milliners I would like to know which is the best cleaner to purchase for my Jiffy steamer in Australia please. It's in need of so…

Started by Ann Carni

2 Sep 19
Reply by Ann Carni

Athletic scally cap?

Hi all, So my gf recently made me a scally cap and I love it so much.  I have been running a lot lately and we were talking about making a…

Started by Joseph Gels

2 Sep 12
Reply by Nick Fury

Rollable Panama Fedora

Hello everyone, I was wondering if anyone has any advice about making a rollable Panama Fedora? I know there’s a particular shape of Plante…

Started by Marisa Groom

0 Jul 24

sewing machines?

As a complete beginner, and someone who's hand stitching leaves a lot to be desired, what sewing machine is recommended by all you experien…

Started by Ruth Connor

93 Mar 29
Reply by Franklin Mounce

hexagon hat boxes

Hello, Does anyone know where I can purchase hexagon hat boxes that would ship to the US? Thanks

Started by Michael James Pollard

1 Mar 3
Reply by Formé Millinery

help please

I have crocheted a lovely ladies' hat.  It has a split back and bow.  How can I put the wire in without joining it????

Started by Dianne Crawley

1 Feb 26
Reply by Elaine Mergard

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