Elena Shvab

Elena Shvab


Elena Shvab is a London-based milliner and textile designer. Taking inspiration from nature, history, contemporary art and modern culture she continually working with bold shapes and experimental textile techniques to create dramatic silhouettes that she handcrafts in her studio.

After graduating with a BA Textile Design at the University of Arts London, she pursued the internationally renowned HNC in Millinery at Kensington and Chelsea College. With apprenticeships at acclaimed milliners she honed her skills further, and eventually set her own label.

Elena Shvab has received an Honorary award at International Hat Design Competition, China. Her work to date has appeared in numerous publications such as Tatler, The Guardian, the Hat magazine, Tantalum, A2Z, and Ellements to name a few.
She creates two seasonal collections a year. Alongside these main collections, she offers a bespoke commissioning services for private clients around the world. Some of these works can be spotted at major events like the Royal Ascot and the Melbourne Cup Carnival. She also provides professional millinery workshops and classes.

Top courses

Elena Shvab
  • Event
  • London
  • Beginner
  • 1 Day

...A combination of traditional couture millinery and experimental trimming techniques, this workshop brings a new creative approach in hat decoration... Learn about: Millinery workshops, Foil covered hat, Hat bands... More

£ 95
Add to comparator
See all