The Great Gatsby inspired Maroon cloche - 1920s style
Autumn & Winter Hat
This is the second cloche in our La Parisienne collection.
Very similar to our last post but the cloche is in a different colour and slightly different in style.
Each of our cloches are bespoke, two are never quite the same.
Today we are working hard creating a new style for the next collection.
La Parisienne will be on our newly revamped website within the next couple of weeks; http://www.adriennehenrymillinery.co.uk
The Parisienne collection will be available to buy on line. Each hat will be made to order and in a variety of colours.
The cloches are also available to buy every Tuesday and Wednesday at The Apple Market, Covent Garden London. Many different cloches, headpieces and hats we make are available to buy here.
Whether you are the mother of the bride or groom, the bride herself or just a guest wanting to make a statement, here is our guide to wearing hats to a wedding. The points listed below are just a guide, but ultimately we would always suggest you wear whatever you feel most comfortable in.
1. Hat etiquette/positioning
Ladies hats are traditionally worn on the right as dictated by old etiquette where the lady would wear her hat on the right, while her gentleman partner would wear his sword to the left, balancing each other out. Of course nowadays hats can be worn on either side as we no longer follow this etiquette, but you will generally find any purchased hat will be made to be worn on the right or with the decoration on the right. If you would prefer a hat on the left this is perfectly acceptable and a milliner will happily make one for you.
2. Hat proportion
The hat size should be in proportion with the wearer. If you are petite, a pillbox hat or smaller brimmed hat will probably suit…
Bridal Headpiece with Birdcage suitable for the Vintage Style Bride
This is a preview of our new bridal collection which will be on sale on our website in a few weeks time, www.adriennehenrymillinery.co.uk
We have been working hard on a new collection of bridal headpieces.
Each of our bridal pieces have a vintage style design and many include birdcages.
These headpieces are very suitable for brides who will be wearing a vintage style or original wedding dress.
The headpiece above includes a silk double bow which is embroidered with a gold silk decoration. The birdcage together with the bow gives the headpiece a vintage feel.
Model - Giorgia Sacco
Photography - Ross Hale
Take Away Gallery, Harris Arcade , Reading
Hair and makeup - Priyanka Kaur Narain and Ilona Edwards