May 2016 Archive

The Queen's Wardrobe

90 Years of Style from The Queen’s Wardrobe

Published in News.

Did you know that Elizabeth II is estimated to have worn over 10,000 outfits to official engagements during her life? A majority of these outfits have included a hat which reflected the fashion of the time. To celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday, the thousands of outfits she has worn and the British couturiers and milliners who… Read more »

Bjork wearing Maiko Takeda

AWON GOLDING’s Top Millinery Moments

Published in Designers.

Certain moments in life pass you by and end up shaping your career or life as a whole. For a milliner, these moments are more than likely connected to hats. Exploring this idea further and to give you a deeper understanding of the inner mind of a milliner, we asked Awon Golding – the woman… Read more »

Awon Golding SS16

An interview with Awon Golding

Published in Designers.

Awon Golding is an award-winning London-based milliner who is renowned for working with bold shapes and creating dramatic silhouettes. Awon spent an eclectic youth in India, Hong Kong and England and she still draws on this multicultural heritage to inspire dynamic headpieces, each one of which is now handcrafted in her London studio, a space… Read more »

The Royal Ascot Millinery Collective

Royal Ascot Millinery Collective 2016

Published in News.

Horse-racing season is here! To celebrate, Royal Ascot has collaborated with eight milliners on an collection of one off headpieces. These bespoke hat creations form the Royal Ascot Millinery Collective 2016 and have been on display in a box at The Ascot Racecourse over the past week. Milliners part of The Royal Ascot Millinery Collective 2016 include very… Read more »