This beautiful navy fur felt was blocked on a vintage French hat block that was made in the early 1900’s. A classic piece that sits beautifully to either the left or right. This piece is available in burgundy wool and also a fur felt atm. The detail is cream beads. Other trim options to your […]
Classic crown shape in an embroidered sinamay of a black background with ivory details. Made to order.
This piece is one of my retro styled pieces. Pure vintage silk, in a classic fine ring block to sit on your head. Channel your inner 50’s fun. The veiling sits over the ring and can be detailed or plain. Made to order. This piece will be seen as part of the props in the […]
My shop space is now open in Melbourne CBD. The address is 9 Howey Place, Melbourne. The location is between Collins St and Little Collins St, a short walk from Bourke St Mall and Flinders Station. I will be open tues to sat (11-5) atm, or by appointment on other days. Currently winter hats and […]
Buying Online or in person? Buying online hats its downfalls but may be cheaper. Pitfalls: You can’t physically try a hat on, health regulations restrict hats from being returned What might be advertised as a 54 cm headfit may not be correctly labelled. It doesn’t fit and the hat just doesn’t suit your face, but […]
How to choose? The right hat The “right hat” is one that suits your face shape and lifestyle, not necessarily what is “in” for the season, for example which a “celebrity” may be wearing. Colour is also an important consideration, for what suits you as well as function, eg Derby Day is Black and White. […]
Here are some images of hat styles. Which would you like to wear?
Here is a look at some of my latest pieces that were displayed at the Melbourne Retail Festival 2018 IMG_3790 4
Please use the following style guides as a suggestion of what is required at Ascot for the different enclosures.
anything is possible.