Release Date: 09 July 2010
Format: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Search Press(UK)
In this stylish and modern guide, renowned French milliner Estelle Ramousse provides expert guidance on the equipment, techniques, and methods needed to create high-quality hats utilizing traditional methods. Updates can be made to existing hats or original stylish caps, berets, and wide-brimmed hats for all occasions can be crafted by hand. Accessible and entertaining, this guide also includes historic photographs illustrating the history of millinery as well as beautiful shots of the author's studio.
With the help of this beautiful book, you can enter the world of the expert milliner and create stylish caps, berets and wide-brimmed hats for all types of occasions, or update those that you already wear. Estelle Ramousse invites you into her Paris workshop, and reveals the secrets of her age-old trade. By following her step-by-step instructions, you will gain expert advice on the milliner's tools and equipment and the basic techniques, and create hats brimming over with elegance and originality.
# expert advice from one of the world's most talented milliners
# provides a glimpse into the world of the expert milliner, including the tools, materials and equipment they use, and who and what has inspired them
# Clear step-by-step instructions and beautiful photography to show you how to make exquisite hats of your own in a range of classic and contemporary styles
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Reviews of Studio Secrets: Millinery:
Mar/Apr 10 Featuring a range of beautiful caps, berets and wide-brimmed hats for every occasion under the sun, this book is a celebration of millinery around the world. Written by one of the world's most highly acclaimed and well know hat designers, Estelle Ramousse, it gives readers a rare and fascinating glimpse into the everyday life of an internationally recognised milliner, and reveals some of the best kep secrets of her age-old trade.
Jul/Aug 10 Estelle Ramousse invites you into her Paris workshop to reveal some of the secrets of this age-old trade and talk about its fascinating history. Guiding you through step-by-step instructions, she helps you create stylish caps, berets and wide brimmed hats for all occasions.
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