All Blog Posts Tagged 'millinery supplies' (26)

SUPPLIES: ABACA CROSSHATCH

Abaca Crosshatch Pattern Woven Net is a wide-spaced, handwoven lattice of abaca fibres consisting of both horizontal/vertical and diagonal threads. This sort of netting is perfect for wrapping hat bases, providing just a little more convolution and depth than the standard buntal or sinamay surface.…

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Supplies: Flower Feather Peony

These Peony like flowers have been carefully made with curled goose feathers and crinkle cut feathers to resemble leaves. Both the flower head and leaves are mounted separately on wire so they can be easily arranged as pleased.

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Supplies: Abaca Tinalak Straw

Tinalak is a traditional fabric/cloth derived entirely from interwoven abaca fibres. This rare material originates from the Tboli people of the Philippines and uses the principle tones of abaca leaves as well as plant dyes to create variation in colour. Its straw-like texture is refined enough to make it…

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Supplies: Buntal Flatten Capeline

Buntal flatten capelines simply call for creative diversity. These hat bodies are easily blocked, making them perfect for producing small hat brims. Alternatively, the centre can also be conveniently utilised for cocktail hat bases. Available in a wide range of colours, these buntal flatten capelines measure approximately 16" / 40cm in diameter and are sold…

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RUFFLE SOME FEATHERS

Distinctive Accessories and Hatters Millinery Supplies have a great variety of feathers in many colours and styles. Check lesson requirements firstly in …

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BLOCKING FELT IN NEW YORK

In this video you will note some commercial methods of felt hat construction. The Milliner is using String instead of elastic – this was the system years ago before elastic was available. Vintage blocks often have a shallow gutter at base for this purpose.…

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