hens parties

Melbourne's popular Collingwood and Thread Den are ideal for a unique and intimate hen's party... before heading out on the town.


Click here for birthday parties, afternoon teas & kids craft parties.

Click here for office christmas parties.


Classes are hosted by our very lovely, and highly skilled teachers. We can provide all the materials or you can bring your own. If you'd like to bring nibbles, bubbles and tunes, we'll provide champagne flutes and cake stands.


Feedback from our hen's:

"We had so much fun at our 50s hair and makeup class on Saturday. I can't thank Thread Den, Miss Lee and Danielle enough. You guys are AMAZING!" - Bridie


"Thanks to Miss Lee and Dan for a completely amazing fifties hair and makeup session! We all thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon and all looked simply stunning - ready for a crazy night on the town :) What an awesome hens weekend!" - Jeanie


screen printing tea towels


Perfect for "the wife" soon to be making house! Taking a tea towel (or totebag) we'll screen print them with very cute designs.


Duration: 2.5 hours
Cost: $39 per person (including one tea towel or tote per guest)

tea towels

designer soirees

We've got lots of clever ideas up our home-sewn sleeves, so feel free to contact us for more personalised class ideas.


Sit around with a glass of wine, cheese and bickies within reach, maybe some chocolate dipped strawberries... and your closest friends! Our intimate classes are perfect for a catch up with friends you haven't seen in ages.


New in 2014 - Foxy Hens at Thread Den

If you are all up for something a little more risque, you might like to have a look at Foxy Hens and their life drawing hen's parties. There is the obvious frivolity that comes with drawing a nude model! But you also enjoy the experience of a professional life drawing teacher taking you through a variety of drawing tasks. Click here to go to Foxy Hens Parties for a peak.

hair and beauty workshops

Choose the bride's favourite decade and Miss Lee will teach you to create your glamorous look.


An interactive workshop where you'll set and style your hair, then learn to use your own makeup kit to create a vintage style.


Duration: 3.5 hours
Cost: $45 per head depending on numbers and requirements.


Please bring along: your make up case, brushes, combs, pretty clips etc. Wear a gorgeous frock and fabulous heels!

Miss Lee with Bride to Be
housewife training academy

From the tradition of the finest young lady's finishing schools, we'll take a tonge in cheek look at how to keep one's husband, maintain lady like poise, stay attractive, be attentive and become the perfect housewife.


Housewife training, combines a hair and beauty workshop (from your choice of decade) with a good dose of womanly tuition. Guests learn the lyrics to the very wise song of 1963; "Wives and Lovers", race at hand sewing on buttons, learn some lady poise and receive important tips on tending to your husband.


Duration: 4 hours
Cost: $55 per head depending on numbers and requirements.


Please bring along: your make up case, brushes, combs, pretty clips etc.

housewife training