Jill Courtemanche Millinery

Custom Hat Appointment With Jill
Mar
1
Dec 31

Custom Hat Appointment With Jill

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

One of the most frequently asked questions we hear is, "when will Jill be here"... Well guess what, we were listening and we have decided to make it easier to track me down!

San Diego Polo Pop-Up Shop
Jun
11
12:00 pm12:00

San Diego Polo Pop-Up Shop

  • San Diego Polo Club

JCM is thrilled to be teaming up with San Diego Surf Cup Polo for another season! This year we will be hosting a series of Pop-Up Shops starting on Opening Day, June 11th and extending through the polo season.

Straw Blocking Workshop with Parisisal Straw (1 Hat, 2 Days)
Jun
24
Jun 25

Straw Blocking Workshop with Parisisal Straw (1 Hat, 2 Days)

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

This is a two-day Parisisal Straw Blocking Workshop, where you will make your own straw hat from start to finish using parisisal straw! Students will learn the technique of hat blocking including: manipulating the straw on wooden hat forms, wiring the brim, finishing hats to the appropriate size, and basic trimming techniques. 

Wine, Women & Shoes - Healdsburg, CA
Jun
24
11:00 am11:00

Wine, Women & Shoes - Healdsburg, CA

  • clos du bois winery

We are thrilled to have been invited to be a vendor at this year's Wine, Women & Shoes event on Saturday, June 24th at Clos Du Bois Winery in Geyserville, CA. Wine, Women & Shoes events are always fabulous, so we have no doubt that this one will dazzle!


Wine, Women & Shoes - Las Vegas
Apr
30
1:00 pm13:00

Wine, Women & Shoes - Las Vegas

  • Celebrity Cars

We are thrilled to have been invited to be a vendor at this year's Wine, Women & Shoes event on Sunday, April 30th at Celebrity Cars in Las Vegas, NV. Wine, Women & Shoes events are always fabulous, so we have no doubt that this one will dazzle!

Felt Blocking Class (1 Hat, 2 Days) - Los Angeles
Mar
4
Mar 5

Felt Blocking Class (1 Hat, 2 Days) - Los Angeles

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

By popular demand, we are offering a two-day Felt Blocking Workshop in our LA Studio, where you will make your own felt hat from start to finish! Students will learn the technique of hat blocking, including: manipulating the felt on wooden hat blocks, wiring the brim, finishing hats to the appropriate size, and basic trimming techniques. 

  • March 4th, 10:00am - 1:00pm
  • March 5th, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Moving Sale!
Dec
26
Dec 31

Moving Sale!

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

JCMillinery is officially making the leap to LA full time and the last day in the Solana Beach store will be December 31st! Every hat in the store is marked down starting now so come by (or call/email and we will happily send you some pictures), grab a deal and a glass of bubbly to toast 5 amazing years in the Cedros Design District as well as the amazing things to come!

Holiday Open House - Trunk Show with Parpala Jewelry & Beauty Lounge with EC Stylebar
Dec
10
4:00 pm16:00

Holiday Open House - Trunk Show with Parpala Jewelry & Beauty Lounge with EC Stylebar

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

Join us for a Holiday Open House in the Solana Beach shop! We will be hosting Parpala Jewelry for a jewelry Trunk Show as well as a pop-up Beauty Lounge with EC Stylebar. It's a neighborhood shindig with gourmet food trucks, live music in the parking lot and all the stores will be open late with special in-store events, discounts and raffles!

Holiday Hair Accessories Workshop
Dec
3
10:00 am10:00

Holiday Hair Accessories Workshop

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

Join us for a fun 3 hour class where we will walk you through the process of making some fun and festive hair accessories for the holidays! We will provide you with all of the materials and tools necessary, all you need is your imagination and some starter sewing skills (if you can sew on a button, you're good)!

*By popular demand, a second class was added in the afternoon, click for details!

Small Business Saturday
Nov
26
10:00 am10:00

Small Business Saturday

We hope you will join us for a fabulous day of festivities as we celebrate Small Business Saturday! We look forward to doing what small business do best, giving amazing, personalized service and helping you find something unique and special for the holidays!

Open Studio For Millinery Students
Oct
22
2:00 pm14:00

Open Studio For Millinery Students

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

In an effort to accommodate millinery students who want to continue their projects in our fully equipped space, we are offering an Open Studio. Students will have full use of the wooden blocks and forms and Jill will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.

Summer Sale!
Sep
22
10:00 am10:00

Summer Sale!

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

Our Big Summer Sale will be Thursday, September 22nd from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm. Summer hats will be reduced up to 70% as we prepare to usher in the new fall styles

Wine, Women & Shoes - Fresno
Sep
18
1:00 pm13:00

Wine, Women & Shoes - Fresno

  • Engelmann Cellars

We are thrilled to have been invited to be a vendor at this year's Wine, Women & Shoes event, at Engelmann Cellars in Fresno, CA to benefit the Make A Wish Foundation.

Straw Blocking Workshop with Sinimay Straw (1 Hat, 2 Days)
Jul
23
Jul 24

Straw Blocking Workshop with Sinimay Straw (1 Hat, 2 Days)

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

Held in our Los Angeles Studio, this is a two-day Straw Blocking Workshop, where you will make your own open weave straw hat from start to finish using sinimay straw!  Students will learn the technique of hat blocking, including: manipulating the straw on wooden hat forms, wiring the brim, finishing hats to the appropriate size, and basic trimming techniques. 

Wine, Women & Shoes - San Diego
Apr
30
2:00 pm14:00

Wine, Women & Shoes - San Diego

  • Canfield-Wright House

Organized by Voices For Children and taking place at the historic Canfield-Wright House in Del Mar, this event boasts a glamorous fashion show, a fashion marketplace, premium wines, delectable bites, a live auction, and more.

Kentucky Derby Shopping Party!
Mar
20
May 1

Kentucky Derby Shopping Party!

Helping you to create one of a kind hats for your occasion, making sure you get the proper fit and assisting you to edit your ensemble, that's what we do best! We would be happy to work with you either in the JCM Studio or off-site if that is better for you.

Turban Draping Workshop
Mar
12
10:30 am10:30

Turban Draping Workshop

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

NEW - We are offering a one-day Turban Workshop, where you will make your own custom turban from start to finish! Students will learn the technique of draping and gathering fabric as well as discuss the different types of turban making techniques.

The Big JCM Winter Sale!
Mar
10
Mar 13

The Big JCM Winter Sale!

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

It's time for our annual Winter Sale! Don't miss your chance to get up to 70% off on a fabulous JCM creation! 

Open Studio for Millinery Students
Feb
6
2:00 pm14:00

Open Studio for Millinery Students

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

In an effort to accommodate millinery students who want to continue their projects in our fully equipped space, we are offering an Open Studio. Students will have full use of the wooden blocks and forms and Jill will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.

Holiday Open House
Dec
12
10:00 am10:00

Holiday Open House

The Holiday Season is in full swing and we are very excited to be partnering with our neighbors in the Cedros Design District for a Holiday Open House! We hope you will join us for a day of live music, special discounts and opportunity drawings to help get you in the festive mood while you get your gifts in the bag! 

Pillbox Workshop
Nov
14
10:00 am10:00

Pillbox Workshop

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

For the first time we are offering a Pillbox-Making Workshop, where you will make your own silk pillbox from start to finish!  Students will learn the technique of blocking, wiring and finishing a buckram frame as well as how to cover the frame in silk, and finish it to their size. 

Hortensia Handmade Trunk Show
Oct
15
Oct 18

Hortensia Handmade Trunk Show

  • Jill Courtemanche Millinery

We are thrilled to be hosting a Trunk Show for our friends at Hortensia Handmade as they launch their new collection of hand-knit alpaca sweaters!

Wine, Women & Shoes - Bakersfield, California
Oct
3
2:00 pm14:00

Wine, Women & Shoes - Bakersfield, California

  • 9528 Laramie Ave Bakersfield, CA, 93314 United States

Organized by CASA of Kern County, this outdoor event boasts a glamorous fashion show, a fashion marketplace, premium wines, delectable bites, a live auction, and more.

Fashion Trifecta at the Track
Jul
12
Jul 13

Fashion Trifecta at the Track

Join us and 14 of San Diego's premiere boutiques for an afternoon of one-stop shopping in preparation for Opening Day at the Del Mar Racetrack!