Posts - Easy Hat Blocks

    • 07
      Jul

    This is a step-by-step tutorial to show you how to make a sinamay pillbox hat fascinator using a wood hat block. This tutorial has a lot of photos that will guide you through this fun and easy millinery project.  

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    • 26
      Feb

    There are times when hobby milliners who have just started to work with millinery materials and hat blocking, have questions about the most simple things – which pins should I use for hat blocking, how to choose the right hat …

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    • 29
      Sep

    Just recently a couple of new cloche hat blocks were added to our collection. We think that this is a good time to find out a bit more about this iconic 20s hat – the cloche hat. 20s fashion has …

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    • 30
      Mar

    All our hat blocks have a lacquer finish to protect the wood. The top surface is covered with two layers of water resistant yacht lacquer, the reverse side is covered with one layer of lacquer for easy pinning.  Nevertheless you …

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    • 30
      Mar

    These days you can find many types of hats and fascinators called pillbox hats, but I was intrigued to find out more about the history and origins of this feminine headwear. Let’s start with the definition. According to Wikipedia, a …

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