Bright red velour felt cloche adorned with vintage glass buttons.
Parasisal straw hat hand blocked on top hat block and adorned with a spray of black feathers and steel grey hat band.
Hand blcoked fedorda straw hat designed for the Indie Craft Experience Fashion Show 2005. Image by Neda Abghari
Downton Abby inspired cloche. Image by Cameron Adams
Parasisal straw cloche hat with vintage millinery flower.
Downton Abby inspired chocolate velour cloche. Image by Cameron Adams
Hand blocked and stitched abstract design.
Hand blocked grey wool salome felt with ombre ribbon.
Each hat is hand blocked and stretched over an antique wooden hat block, which takes 2 days to dry and take shape. Various straws are used for spring and summer and afford a lightweight and comfortable piece for warmer weather. Wool felts are used for fall and winter designs and keep your head warm and stylish!
The cloche hat is a fitted, bell-shaped hat which was very popular in the 1920s and has seen a tremendous revival today. A cloche compliments any outfit from the simplest to the sleekest. Made from straw and wool felt and blocked on antique wooden hat blocks.