HANNAH: Earthy Freeform Sinamay Sun Hat

Do we seek some emotional replenishment from all things “organic”? Free formed from sinamay straw, pleated and pulled into shape with my bare hands and hand sewn: this is my “organic” hat. Sinamay… Continue reading

YUKA: Silver Parisisal Lace and Bead Lady Hat

This summer hat was designed to reflect Queen Elizabeth’s timeless millinery elegance and celebrates the fading tradition of wearing a dressy hat for the joy of wearing hats! Lace, beads and pearls up… Continue reading

GUNNAR: “Watch Your Hat!” – Honeycomb Straw and Fur Felt Urban Fedora

Taking the best of both worlds: the comfort and breathability of a patterned straw crown with the sturdiness of a fur felt brim in an urban style fit for both sexes as fedora… Continue reading

JESSICA: Black and Silver Horsehair Feathered and Jeweled Party Fascinator

A festive, flirty flamboyance comes popping out like champagne frothing from the head! Become the life of the party with this standout, stand alone accessory.┬áMy niece, Jessica, inspired me to create a piece… Continue reading

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