Aintree 2018

Aintree is fairly early on in the race calendar each year, & it’s nice to see the millinery styles that are worn.  Whilst it is not compulsory to wear a hat or fascinator a lot of ladies still do & this … Continue reading

The Royal Family – Christmas 2017

I know we are already well into 2018…but I wanted to take a look back at the beautiful headwear worn by The Royal Family on Christmas day & decided to share a few of my favourites.   Embed from Getty … Continue reading

Royal Ascot 2017 – Day 1

One week on from Royal Ascot & it’s finally time for me to blog about the gorgeous headwear that we saw there.  From dramatic sweeping brims, large show stopping flowers & abstract shapes….this year did not disappoint.  Here are just … Continue reading

Tartan & Straw Large Abstract Fascinator – Autumn / Winter 2012

Ok, so I know this is a pretty unusual design.  I was going abstract….but actually it’s the technique that I love about this one! Ok, so the base of this is a red tartan fascinator base; and the design is then covered in straw spirals … Continue reading

Burgundy Bow Pill Box – Autumn Winter 2012

Next up is this gorgeous velvet pill box. This hat is a large pill box hat and is worn quite far back on the head.  It is made with a luscious burgundy velvet and a soft pink chiffon band.  I think … Continue reading

Blue Assymetrical Trilby – Autumn / Winter 2012

I found this gorgeous blue tweed material and knew I wanted to make a trilby with it; but I wanted to do one with an assymetrical brim.  I love how a brim can totally change the style and feel to a … Continue reading

Red Felt Heart – Autumn / Winter 2012

This is possibly my most famous fascinator, as I wear this all the time and it’s on my profile picture on my twitter feed.  🙂 A heart is my favourite shape; so I love the simplicity of this fascinator yet but also it’s … Continue reading

Green Velvet Pillbox with Orange Flower – Autumn / Winter 2012

This is my next hat to appear in this blog series. This hat has a real autumnal feel to it.  It’s base is a rich green velvet, and it is topped with a large bright orange and green chiffon flower.  … Continue reading