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Lace Making, Quilting and Sewing, Oh My!!

Lace Making, Quilting and Sewing, Oh My!! I can tell you, our Members are a talented lot. Several of our Members are part of our RMA Textile Sub-Group which meets once a week at the ARCC Building in Wagga Wagga and I was privileged to be be invited to visit the group at work, earlier

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Weekend with Christine Rohr

“Un Bouquet de Fleurs” Learning Feather Flower Techniques. The Riverina Millinery Association was thrilled to recently host Austrian Master Milliner, Christine Rohr for a fabulous weekend workshop of Feather Flower making. Delegates came from far and wide across New South Wales to join the class, which entailed creating a delicate custom wire frame which in

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Congratulations to Rachael Henson!!

Lovely Interview with RMA Member, Rachael Henson, 2nd Prize Winner of  the Melbourne International Millinery Competition. Read all about Rachael’s MIMC experience here. I am not much of a competition maker; while it is an interesting exercise to make a hat that turns heads or is fashion forward, I have ended up with a number

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New!! Millinery Workshops now happening in Temora

“Learning Sinamay Techniques” “Fostering the Arts in Temora” Temora Shire Community Arts, Culture and Events Officer, Amanda Gay wants Temora to become “the meeting place of artisans”. Her goal is to value the artisan crafts of old and pass on forgotten skills so locals, particularly women, will see a future in handmade craftsmanship. “I want

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Christmas Festivities 2016

Riverina Millinery Association hosts our official Christmas function at the Commercial Club, Wagga Wagga. Delicious food, gracious company and a divine cake made by Kate has topped off our RMA Year along with Christmas Crackers and a Secret Santa which provided great entertainment for both ladies and gentlemen.          

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International Millinery Forum 2014: a great success!

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Thank you to our Sponsors!

Riverina Millinery Association Inc (RMA) would like to thank the sponsors of International Millinery Forum 2014. With your support, we were able to make the 4th biennial forum a great success! We couldn’t have pulled off this event without the generous support of the following sponsors: Bernina Australia Wagga Wagga City Council Hatters Millinery Supplies Quest Wagga Wagga

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