Issue 04

The HAT Magazine – Issue 4

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Travels with my hat… to Italy. How did the name of Florence become synonymous with fine straw and even finer hats?

The Couture Collection of Philip Treacy The London-based Irishman become the first milliner in more than 70 years to be invited to show at the prestigious Paris Couture Shows

Designer Profile The end of an era, the late Mitzi Lorenz the doyenne of British millinery

Workroom Technique Couture milliner Marie O’Regan shows how to make a small, simple shape in sinamay, with a model finish, suitable for beginners

Designer Sketchbook Take inspiration from The Hat Magazine’s sketchbook on ‘the finer details’

Photo shoot ‘Here Comes the Bride’, a look at some of the best bridal and wedding hats available

Designer Showcase Introducing German milliner Anja Buchmann

Street Style What hats are people wearing on the streets of Europe this winter?

European Fashion Fair Reports The hats and the looks for SS2000

The HAT Directory Source those suppliers here

News, Views and Events The latest hat trade news with coverage of: The book launch of ‘The Century of Hats’ and obituary of Gertrude Shilling, socialite and eccentric hat fanatic