"Hi Kristin and All-
I have been looking at different wool felts for making hats from patterns. And, I have seen 1.2mm, 1.5mm and 3mm weights. What weight of flat felt should be used for making sewn hats from patterns? I have made…"
I am interested in, both fur hoods and flat felt for hand sewing hats and am looking for supplier options for the felt. Would you please share the names of companies you are using for your felt?
"I tried out many flat wool companies before I found a few that I will order from that are not 95 a yard. I prefer working with Sinamay because it forms so easy but also know that winter requires wools and furs I also found Southerland felt…"
Lovely to have you join me in Hat Academy, Mary & I hope you find it inspiring. I am so surprised how huge millinery is in Ireland. I have more lessons to film this year including silk flowermaking and leather flowermaking. To make the most of Hat Academy remember to read through the Welcome Page - Read here Happy New Year, Elaine