Couture Racing Hats
Made by The Essential Hat or European Studio Milliners.
Designed and made to be "one off" pieces, can be reproduced but never an exact copy.
Colours as shown or on request.
Size as shown or on request.
Includes a beautiful hat box.
Individually priced, includes postage.
This classic and elegant design by The Essential Hat is based on the style of Dior's New Look.
Diorabella ClassicBlack with White trimPrice: $339.00Delivery: $0.00
Diorabella ClassicNavy with White trimPrice: $339.00Delivery: $0.00
Diorabella with metal lace
Classic Dior shape, designed and made by The Essential Hat from Jinsin buntal using Tord Boontje's famous garland as trim.
Diorabella / Metal LaceRed with GoldPrice: $489.00Delivery: $0.00
Diorabella / Metal LaceGrey with BlackPrice: $489.00Delivery: $0.00
Classic and simple brim shape, wider than it is deep, which can be matched with a round or squared crown. This brim has been made using sinamay, Jinsin, Tinalak, parisial and felt.
Virginia BrimOrange Brim
Black CrownPrice: $559.00Delivery: $0.00
Virginia BrimPink Jinsin Brim
Navy Buntal CrownPrice: $669.00Delivery: $0.00
Virginia BrimWhite Sinamay Brim
Orange CrownPrice: $559.00Delivery: $0.00
Only available until sold, these pieces have been made by us and are sold in the colours shown.
Jinsin SwirlBlack and White Stripe with Patent Snakeskin Leather trimPrice: $589.00Delivery: $0.00
Jinsin SwirlBeaded Navy and GoldPrice: $559.00Delivery: $0.00
Jinsin HeadbandBluePrice: $339.00Delivery: $0.00
Inspired by Audrey Hepburn, this brim can be made using sinamay, Jinsin, Tinalak, parisisal, etc.
Audrey BrimBlack Brim / Natural Buntal CrownPrice: $589.00Delivery: $0.00
Audrey BrimBlack Brim / Pink CrownPrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00
These delightful flower-bud shaped headpieces were made in Austria. We only have these four.
Little MaidsBlackPrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00
Little MaidsBluePrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00
Little MaidsPinkPrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00
Little MaidsOrangePrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00
These light and airy designs can be made with lots of colour combinations. These two headpieces are one-off designs.
Sinamay FlowersPale Orange with
beaded centrePrice: $389.00Delivery: $0.00
Sinamay FlowersOrange OmbrePrice: $349.00Delivery: $0.00
We purchase lots of European hats every year: Celine Robert and Autruche from France and others from Italy and the UK. This is a sample of what we have available.