Hat Academy's Blog – August 2013 Archive (39)

DISCUSSION: PHOTOGRAPHING HATS BACKGROUND

Jillian Garrett shares a few tips on how to give your hat "pop" in a photograph.
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MARKETPLACE: Fascinator Vampire Squid

Headpieces collection inspired by deep sea creatures.This fascinator resembles the underside of the squid, and it is made with black sinamay straw had cut, shaped, and wired , and then there are black goose quills and silver studs that finish the look.…

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MILLINER: MULTI TALENTED

Kerrie Stanley is a Melbourne based Milliner and Hair & Makeup Artist. With such talent you will enjoy her complete styling. Her very individual and elegant hats are considered the 'must have' item at race days and special events around the country. Kerrie also has an extensive career in Hair & Makeup…

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ALBUM: Sweet Like Candy

Today's floral featured album thanks to Georgina Heffernan, is called "Sweet Like Candy".
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ALBUM: LESSON LOVE

Recently relocated to Hong Kong, this album from Nono Kish displays headwear influenced by her previous abode Maryland. She also notes skills and tips she has picked up from Hat Academy lessons.…

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WATCH: Galway Races

Highlights from the Galway Races Ladies Day Fashion featuring Carol Kennelly Millinery headpieces.
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HATSTAGRAM: Partridge cap

Another taxidermy masterpiece by the curious Mr Woods.
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MILLINER: BLUE BONNET

Not all milliners choose to reveal the inside of their headwear but theatrical milliner Susi Rigg of Perth, West Australia is proud to share the interior of this blue silk bonnet. It was created for Anna a leading performer in the ballet, La Sylphide presented by the WA Ballet. This romantic ballet was choreographed initially in 1832 and this bonnet reflects the headwear of that era. Any ideas…

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MILLINER: BRIGHTEN MY DAY

Glee Hats milliner makes & sells couture hats in Lagos, Nigeria. Designer fashion is a strong industry there and hats top it off. She designs hats for special occasions. This bright yellow hat was made for one of her customers who wanted something yellow with a little touch of black to mellow it down a little. A yellow feather was added to enrich it.…

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DISCUSSION: AN OUTFIT WITHOUT A HAT?

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MARKETPLACE: FERRIS WHEEL FASCINATOR

The crowning piece of this gorgeous one-off design is the 15cm miniature Ferris Wheel, hand painted white. Each Ferris car will swing with free movement.

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HAt CLASSES: PARISISAL

The bias weave of a Parisisal Straw allows it to mould and sculpt onto a block readily. As a fine straw learn how to ensure a smooth finish that has strength with wire & stiffening.

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ALBUM: THISTLE COTTAGE STUDIO

Discover the work of milliner/designer, Elsie Collins.
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MILLINER: COVER STORY

Machining upholstery fabric and recovering furniture is not easy work. Since discovering Hat Academy lessons retired upholsterer, Diane Clark is using her skills to cover more delicate styles, like this stunning cocktail hat. She…

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ALBUM: ROCK CANDY

Reve Maxeville exhibits her one of a kind cocktail hats and mini berets in this album "Rock Candy".

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Hat Classes: Hatinator Techniques

Be trained to block basic shape then remould, twist, pleat, splice, embroider or braid. Unlimited fresh ideas abound with over 40 minutes in this lesson, learn to use crinoline, veiling, lace & just fabric for the total hatinator appeal.

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WATCH: Stephen Jones Masks

Top milliner Stephen Jones talks about working on a mask project inspired by "The Lone Ranger".
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MARKETPLACE: Brown Straw Vintage

This is a reproduction of an original 1880's traveling hat. It is recreated as closely as possible but with modern materials and minor alterations.

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MILLINER: BAHAMA BRIDE

Kenyatta from the Bahamas has designed this beautiful bridal headpiece- all lovingly hand stitched. The birds cage veil is so flattering and the beaded headpiece glistens in the sun light. New to millinery she has made a great start.  …

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