The Breeder’s Cup

As of right now, the Breeder’s Cup is exactly 18 days, 5 hours, and 34 minutes away. This ticking clock is in the corner of the Official Breeder’s Cup website, and it just goes to show that this is a pretty important race. The world championship race will take place for the first time ever…

Whimsies

I have had many people approach me about designing “whimsies”. What are whimsies? They are delicate, romantic little headpieces consisting mostly of millinery veiling. They are light and most often associated with the 1950’s fashion. As always, the fashion wheel turns and many ladies are asking about this hat. They are hard to find in…

Meeting a Muse

It was said that Isabella Blow was Phillip Treacy’s muse. She wore the most stunning hats and had the style to carry off the wildest of designs. Blow helped discover Treacy and introduced his designs to the fashionable. I too have my own muse of sorts and her name is Caroline. Caroline and I met…

The Passing of a Millinery Muse

The recent passing of Isabella Blow was a sad one. This often decsribed “eccentric” woman, was one of London’s most famous fashion icons. Her fashion sense was like no other, and her love of hats was incomparable. “Where many fashionistas dress head to toe in the latest labels out of vanity, Blow could hardly care…

Hats are Back in Vogue!

While thumbing through the pages of the August Vogue Magazine and checking out all their great new designer fashions, I noticed something interesting.  There are hats galore!  Vogue is one of the most prominent fashion magazines in the world.  The famous US Vogue Editor Anna Wintour, is well known for her passionate and elite knowlege and…