When photographing hats for sale or display, choosing a proper background color is vital. You need a backdrop that enhances the hat, and that isn't so busy it distracts from it. A white hat against…Continue
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Elaine Mergard Sep 25, 2016.
Recently, I teamed up with my woodworking husband to create a 1940s-themed fedora hat block. What I love about this particular style of fedora is its versatility. I've created two completely different hats using this block: one has more of a Mad Hatter/steampunk quality, the other is what I would call a classic vintage style.
The most stunning element of this particular hat is its amazing vintage detail veiling. The workmanship is exquisite! The bottom of the veiling consists of an intricate pattern of flowers (possibly roses or maybe peonies?).
All hats pictured are available for purchase in my Etsy store: https://www.etsy.com/shop/JillianOriginals