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Download Issue 143

SHAPOH.com: An interview with Suzy Buckley Woodward.

Hat of the Month: Another Melbourne Cup hat by Lisa Alexander Design.

Asociación de Sombrereros: Details of the Spanish Hat Association’s winter events.

Gathered Velvet Rose Tutorial: A quick and easy project by Lynn McMasters.

Advice on reviving feathers.

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East Village Hats: An interview with Julia Emily Knox.

Hat of the Month: An award-winning hat by Australian milliner Carole Maher.

Block & Sew a Sinamay & Straw Hat: A hat making tutorial by Jenny Pfanenstiel of Formé Millinery.

Hattensdag 2017: A report from Norway’s millinery meet-up and Hat Day

Millinery wire guidance from Petershams Millinery Supplies.

Pantone 2018 Color of the Year

Download Issue 141

2017 Melbourne Cup Carnival: Australia’s foremost racing fashion event.

Hat of the Month: A multicultural headpiece by Kizzy McKeown.

Lomax & Skinner: An interview.

Felt Trilby Tutorial: A step-by-step project guide from Lomax & Skinner.

Book Review: Millinery, The Art of Hat-Making

Advice on curling felt brim edges.

Download Issue 140

Veronica Marucci Chapeaux: Handmade in Paris.

Hat of the Month: A Victorian reproduction by Sharon Panozzo.

How to Make a Silk Abaca bow: A tutorial by British milliner Justine Bradley-Hill.

Mut zum Hut: Ruth Eberz reports back from Neuburg an der Donau.


Download Issue 139

Herald & Heart: An interview with hat shop manager Sophie Dallison.

Hat of the Month: A double-brimmed felt hat by Cassandra Jackson.

Bridport Hat Festival 2017: Milliners and Hatters Open Competition winners.

Abaca Silk Rose Tutorial: A step-by-step guide from expert flower maker Anne Tomlin.

Handing Over the Braids: Hatters Millinery Supplies new ownership.

The British School of Millinery: Headdress Competition Winners.

Download Issue 138

Feather Fashions: Millinery & the Plume Trade.

Ethical Millinery: UK hat brand Warrillow goes vegan.

Vegan Feather Tutorial: Rachel Warrillow shows you how to make sinamay and fabric feathers.

Hat of the Month: A sinamay hat by Olushola Christine Adeyanju in Nigeria.

Les Estivales du Chapeau 2017: The winners of this year’s French hat making competition.

Advice on sourcing ethical millinery supplies.


Download Issue 137

The Hat Shop NYC: An interview with Linda Pagan.

Hat of the Month: A classic downturned sinamay hat by Rita Crosby.

2017 NHV Hat Competition: A close up look at the winning hats.

Lady Mary Hair Pin Tutorial: Denise Innes-Spencer’s step-by-step guide to making a bridal hair pin.

Where to buy millinery trimmings in New York City.

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Royal Ascot 2017 Millinery Style and Hat Fashion.


Download Issue 136

An interview with New York City milliner Ellen Christine Colon-Lugo.

Hat of the Month: An award-winning Kentucky Oaks headpiece by Cynthia Jones-Bryson.

Lallu Chic Fashion Show: Hania Bulczyńska’s stunning Polish catwalk event.

How to Make a Veiled Sinamay Cocktail Hat by Molly Bunce.

From Hearts to Hats: Denise Innes Spencer’s new tiara making book.

Instructions for making a wooden hat display stand.


Download Issue 135

Sew on the Go: A crafting adventure by Mary Jane Baxter.

Hat of the Month: A freeform felt piece by Ana Espina.

The Headwear Association: Reporting back from the 109th Annual Dinner in New York City.

Passejada amb Barret 2017: Strolling with a Hat in Barcelona.

Make an EVA Foam Orchid: Step-by-step instructions from expert maker Galina Kofod.

Hattin’ Around Hat Cases.

Download Issue 134

An Interview with Anne Tomlin: Learn more about the co-founder of the Bailey Tomlin millinery label.

Hat of the Month: A hat with a story by Cynthia Marek Lundeen.

Burnt Organza Flower Tutorial: A trimming project by Mary Jane Baxter.

HATstock 2017: Becky Weaver reports back from HATStock at Hat Works.

Download Issue 133

Ana Bella Millinery: A London Fashion Week debut.

Hats of the Month: A nine hat collaboration by the Funtastic Milliners International Group.

Bloomsbury Belle: A cut-n-sew cloche project by Mary Jane Baxter.

How to Cut a Felt Brim: Tips for using a Guy Morse-Brown brim cutting wheel.

The Melbourne International Millinery Competition: Details of the 2017 MIMC winners.


Download Issue 132

2016 HATalk Competition Winners.

Hats of the Month: Whimsical Precision by Sarah Sokol Millinery.

Curled Feather Fan Tutorial: a feather project by Lynn McMasters.

Wear a Hat Day Partnership: Stephen Jones and Hobbycraft.


Download Issue 131

Justine Gillingham Millinery: Hand-painted thermoplastic headpieces from Australia.

Hat of the Month: A Valentine-inspired felt beret by Rachel Warrillow.

Supplier Spotlight: Walter Reginald Leather

How to Cut a Felt Brim: Tips for using a Guy Morse-Brown brim cutting wheel.

Advice on the best type of pins for millinery.

Download Issue 130

St Catherine’s Day 2016: Millinery celebrations in Madrid, New York City and New Orleans.

Hat of the Month: Our January cover, a hand-painted silk headpiece by Maor Zabar.

Fractured Flowers: A grosgrain trim tutorial by Catherine Kelly of Australia’s Embellish Atelier.

Pantone Colour of the Year 2017

Download Issue 129

Marvellous Melbourne Millinery: Award-winning hats from this year’s Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Hat of the Month: A matador style percher by Ian Bennett.

Millinery Meet-Up 2016: The USA’s biennial millinery education and networking event.

Mut Zum Hut 2016: Reporting back from Germany’s great hat fair.

DIY Diary: Revamping a Collapsible Top Hat with Lynsey Tait.

Information on ice wool and other millinery interfacings.

Download Issue 128

London Hat Week 2016: Reporting back from October’s big hat event.

Hat of the Month: An elegant sinamay headpiece by Deborah Marrison-Wood.

#Ecuador Hat: Cristina Maag highlights Ecuador’s hatting heritage at New York Fashion Week.

How to Block a Crocheted Hat: Tips from Sarah McFall of Yarn and Blarney.

Advice for sewing with poor eyesight.

Download Issue 127

An Interview with Anél Heyman: Catching up with the HATalk Competition winner at Chateau Dumas in France.

Hat of the Month: Bryony Tayler’s award-winning coastal headpiece.

The 1-Hour Biot Flower: A quick feather flower tutorial by Michelle Osborne of Petershams.

The Mad Hatters Society: ‘Thinking Outside the Hat Box’ Competition Winners.

How to remove blood stains from fabric.

Download Issue 126

Ruth Eberz: Millinery in Germany.

Hat of the Month: A laser cut leather hat by Sophie Cooke of Imogen’s Imagination.

Les Estivales du Chapeau: The 2016 winners of the French Festival’s annual Hat Competition.

Labelling Art: Joy Pitts and her portrait of Sir Winston Churchill.

How to cover an alice band with bias tape.

Download Issue 125

Francisco Rico: Meet one of London’s hottest new designers.

Hat of the Month: A veiled mini topper by Vanessa Coley.

The Hat Stand: The Sheffield pop-up returns as a testament to the power of teamwork.

Know your Millinery Materials: LilyM Millinery Supplies shows us how pinokpok is made.

Download Issue 124

The NHV Hat Competition: the winners of the annual Dutch competition.

Hat of the Month: An unconventional piece by Fine Gelfand.

The Worshipful Company of Feltmakers: 2016 Design Award and Banquet.

An Introduction to Tegumo Shibori: Learn the basics of this Japanese technique.

Download Issue 123

The Kentucky Oaks and Derby: Photos and a style report from Briana Mott of Fashion at the Races.

Hat of the Month: A thoughtful felt and feather creation by Isabelle Nguyen.

Working with Petersham: Create a cockade, curve a hat band and dress up a plastic headband with ribbon.

Millinery in Sweden: Spotlighting Swedish hat designer Kerstin Carlefalk.

Download Issue 122

HATWALK 2016: Irish Millinery Catwalk Show & Awards.

Hat of the Month: Ana Pribylova’s competition winning Dubai Cup Hat.

Lace Butterfly Fascinator Tutorial: DIY project by Svetlana Faulkner of PresentPerfect Creations.

Taking to the Streets: Hat Parades in New York and Barcelona.

Felt cutting advice.

Download Issue 121

Donna Hartley Millinery: Living the dream in the Spanish mountains.

Hat of the Month: Roxanne Willard makes a hat for a High Sheriff.

Retro Daisy Bridal Veil Tutorial: Step-by-step instructions by Michelle Osborne of Petershams Millinery Supplies.

Editor’s Pick: Images from South Africa’s J & B Met 2016.

Advice on attaching a saucer hat to a hair band.

Download Issue 120

Doris Hobbs: How a vintage hat changed a fashion blogger.

Hat of the Month: A leather and lace racing piece by Emma Brennan.

Centre Stage: Securing Theatrical Headpieces
Expert advice from Costume Designer Richard St. Clair.

Wear a Hat Day 2016: Find out how you can support this worthwhile cause.

A tip for taking accurate measurements.

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