The HAT archive is the home of back issues 1 to 74 of The HAT Magazine in Digital format. You can now create a subscription and browse all 74 copies online.

The HAT archive opens the door to the world of ‘HATS’ exploring, learning and understanding how all those involved, from small milliners to international manufacturers, from designers, buyers and retailers work together to bring this crafted accessory ‘to your door’.

This inspiring resource features workroom processes, designer sketchbooks, industry news, visits to factories and renowned designers, headwear shoots, coverage of major millinery events and a directory of makers. The archive contains a fascinating snapshot of a worldwide industry as it worked, for over 18 years from 1999 to 2017, throughout the rise of the couture milliner and the demise of the large hat manufacturer.

This digital archive, viewable on all devices, brings together all 74 editions with an incredible index – put in a name or a word and within seconds you have every reference across the entire archive!

To keep readers informed Subscribers will also receive access to newsletters on a monthly/bimonthly basis providing up-to-date information on hat industry News and Events.

Carole Denford is a Founder Member, Director and Secretary of the newly relaunched British Hat Guild.

Main Digital Magazine Features

Download our Comprehensive List of Main Features and Workroom Processes from all 74 Editions.


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Back Issues

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