Monthly Archive: March, 2012

CHANTAL : Sequin Trimmed Freeform Velour Cloche

The folds sweep around both sides of the face and wrap around the top of the scull like fingers. It has a 20’s vibe but works exceptionally well with casual clothing. It is… Continue reading

JONATHAN : Straw and Velour Severe Fedora – “Watch Your Hat!”

The time piece accent has become part of an ongoing collection “Watch Your Hat!” devoted to my husband telling me what time it is and the time we have spent together. I refer… Continue reading

CELINE : Veiled Lace Sculpted Wool Cocktail Hat

The strongly shaped military green base is an unusual choice for a cocktail hat but when the right pieces of lace, veil and beading found themselves into this architectural shape it’s like they… Continue reading

MARIE : Repurposed Vintage Hat with Lace

I adopted this forgotten vintage hat from a Mt Vernon Ohio antique store and with some love, steam, blocking and antique lace trim gave this hat the life it deserved. Originally a plain… Continue reading

ANYA : Velour Bubble Bonnet

A wound and twisted confection like salt water taffy so much you can taste it! Finished with an antique broach and pink tendrils, the soft velour and head covering shape evoke warmth to… Continue reading

DELIA : Wool Pillbox with Feather Trim

This simple juxtaposition of wool and feathers is about taking something simple, traditional and fundamental and making it new again. The dainty pillbox shape when worn with trendy feathered earrings and denim is… Continue reading

YASINAH FLEUR : Yosina Hat with Fleur Hat Pin

Wild and abstract by design, this hatpin designed for Yasinah aims to replicate the true nature of wild flowers and the beauty in their natural asymmetry. Hand cut and curled felt, velour and… Continue reading

YASINAH : Salome Fur Felt with Velvet Leaf Splay

The delicate long fur strands sweep across this multidimensional topper custom designed with multiple possibilities in mind. Attractively worn on three different sides, a velvet leaf splay compliments every direction in a subtle… Continue reading

ROBIN : Robin Hood Inspired Wool Topper

The human mind makes strange and wonderful connections between structure and meaning, like in buildings, sculpture and this extraterrestrial Robin Hood(ette) concoction. The dramatic tiered shape of this pointy topper is fierce and… Continue reading

BELLE : Sequin Freeform Cloche with Antique Pin

Risk taking and happy accidents can lead you to your destiny. Not every hat starts with a concrete concept but with every decision evolves into a more beautiful hat – like this. Originally… Continue reading