Hat School - The Studio at Mad Cap Hats

Guests can book private hat making lessons with Tori, a Certified Milliner and experienced teacher (check out the Mad Cap Hats channel on YouTube for a hat you would like to learn how to make). An extra fee of $150 is charged for up to 2 people for 3 hours and the fee includes all the materials to make the lesson hat as well as a digital copy of the full sewing pattern to take home. Lesson is taught in the Mad Cap Hats workshop, another building on the property. 
Bookings are open now! 
Our Bnb has only 5-star reviews.  If you would like to see some of the things we have purchased for your comfort while visiting, we have Bnb links on our Amazon pages as well as all the hat and sewing tools. 


Links for some of the products used in our videos and sewing business and in our studio bnb from Please note that I am an Amazon Affiliate and will receive a commission without increasing your purchase price. These commissions help to fund the channel. USA -

A shop page for the UK is in the works and should be linked here soon.

Check out our new listing on Airbnb!

Once you have confirmed your booking, let us know you are coming for a lesson
(and a holiday!).  The fee for a private 3-hour lesson, including the materials, is $150 for up to two people. If you are adding a third person, the total cost is $225. or $75 each. 
Choose to learn how to make any of our hat patterns
that are featured as "how to videos" on the Mad Cap YouTube Channel.
  All materials will be provided.  You will enjoy our great outdoors in your comfy private accomodations plus you will make yourself a new hat!! Fun! Right? 
Our beautiful property is located north of the City of Kingston and south west of Perth and Ottawa.  We are conveniently located about 14 km west of the scenic and shop filled village of Westport, Ontario.  Our studio is open for lessons year-round with some breaks for events off site and holidays.
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