Course: BeginnersBirdcage Veil  AM GMT

Course: BeginnersBirdcage Veil AM GMT

Online course via Zoom.

Monday 17th May 2021. 9am to 1pm GMT.


This four-hour course is designed to enhance your veiling skills by learning how to make a Birdcage veil/pattern that can be adapted for different styles. You will construct a birdcage veil from scratch, sewing and producing the veil (using a tried and tested method), and learn (the correct way to) attach the veil on hair adornments  headdresses and hats. Course for beginners and improvers.

  • Drafting a pattern
  • Choosing the veiling
  • Constructing a veil
  • Sewing to hat or headdress

    This course will be run online using Zoom.

    Class sizes are small to ensure you receive the personal support you need. This course will have no more than three students.

    We will run the session using two webcams - one showing the tutor and the other focused on the tutor's hands to give a close-up view of the techniques being used. Step by step notes will be sent to students before the course to help them prepare.

    Students are not allowed to video record the session.


    By booking a place on this course, you agree to the following rules of engagement.

    It is each student's responsibility to ensure that they have access to Zoom before the course starts.

    Students are responsible for ensuring that their equipment is functioning properly (including audio, video and microphone).

    Students are responsible for ensuring that they have a stable internet connection.

    All course content remains the intellectual property of The British School of Millinery. Students do not have permission to share any information from the course with any other person either online or offline.

    Students do not have permission to video record this course. Participants have not signed a data protection agreement and have not given permission for the class to be recorded.​ To do so would be a breach of data protection laws.

    Any personal information shared between the students and the tutor during the course must considered confidential and not shared without the consent of the relevant individual.

    Should The British School of Millinery's internet connection become significantly unstable during the course, it will be rescheduled.


    Bookings for The British School of Millinery's online courses are non-refundable.