I have been very busy recently fulfilling custom Panama orders. This is no onerous task, as the Panama is one of my favourite hats. If you have ever owned a genuine Panama you will understand what a beautiful piece of artisanal craft you have in your hands (or on your head for that matter). Many … Continue reading Who made your Panama?
Last week I turned commuter for the first time in many years, travelling up to London every day for the second week of my internship with Lock and Co. The design prize I won in March included not only the production and sale of my hat design, but also a four week internship. Lock have been … Continue reading A Week at Lock and Co of St James’s
"Prospect" my winning design for Lock & Co is now available to buy in their St James's Street shop and online here. The design combines a modern easy to wear shape with an acknowledgement of the heritage of Lock and its illustrious neighbours in St James's Street - hand punched brogue detailing on the dark brown suede hat band … Continue reading Award winning design now on sale
Recently I was fortunate enough to win the first ever hat design competition held by Royal Warrant holders Lock & Co. My design will be sold as part of their ready to wear women's casual range for autumn/winter 2015/16. A percentage of the sale proceeds will go to the charity Brain Tumour Research. Photos show … Continue reading Lock & Co Design Award