This Top Hat is a created on a hand made block, the crown and the brim have been custom made at a shorter height.
The brim is upturned with an elegant sweep. The top of the crown has a tilted angle that creates almost a Vintage Victorian Riding hat look, in shades of mauve. A splash of flowers in pure silk cover the side.
This is the shorter crown version of Rennes, and also be made in silk or felts.
This particular example of such an eye-catching hat is made is a sinamay in a handdyed mauve and lots of pink white flowers.
So much fun. So unique. So Fashions on the Field.
Stand out from the crowd and have some fun with the compliments you will receive wearing this absolutely couture millinery hat.
Wendy Scully Millinery focuses on the individuality of their hats and fascinators, and uses many handdyed trims and vintage fabrics.
Wendy Scully Millinery uses speciality hatblocks. Each hatblock being used for these designs is either a vintage hat block, a custom made block to Wendy’s specific drawing, or even handmade block shapes created by Wendy herself.
A custom made headpiece requires about @6 weeks for completion.
Consultation appointments for your millinery can be made tues-sat.
The boutique shop/atelier is open Mon-Sat.
St Collins Lane Retail Arcade
260 Collins St, Melbourne.