Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Summertime Hat Collection

Our summertime hat collection features great colours and styles perfect for creating a stylish look this season.

To fit in with the retro style that is on trend this summer we have an array of classic straw hats in a variety of colours and shapes. A selection of the hats have wider brims, so they are perfect for the hotter weather as they provide shade while also adding a sophisticated, feminine style to an outfit.

Our straw hats can also be given a bespoke touch of detailing to make them more personal. You can choose from a range of details that include colourful ribbon bands, floral flowers and bows to customise your hat with. By having the option to alter them you can make them more suited to an outfit or occasion. 

To see our full collection of summer hats visit us in store at 13 Cross Street, Abergavenny.

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Glorious Goodwood 2014

To celebrate Glorious Goodwood Ladies' Day we've put together some of our favourite Fascinators for the races from our collection.

With their neutral and pastel tones these fascinators are on trend for this season. Slightly more understated than a hat these headband fascinators provide a subtle finishing touch to an outfit. Ideal for both long and short hairstyles these fascinators are finished with floral and bow details which give them a feminine, elegance.

Famous for being a relaxed yet stylish occasion, gentlemen also adorn to the classic dress code of the event by wearing a panama hat. In a range of styles our authentic mens Panama hats will provide a chic finishing touch to any outfit. 

For more details on any of the pieces in this post you can email us at 

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Luxury Handbags

To compliment your special occasion outfit we have a range of luxury accessories with a classic, elegant style. Available in a range of colour tones, shapes & styles our bag collection includes unique pieces that will add the finishing touch to your outfit. 

Our collection includes simple woven bags in a clutch & pouch style, vintage inspired beaded bags and sequin embellished handbags. They all have a high quality finish chosen specifically to work with the sophisticated style of our hats.

To see our full collection of bags and other accessories visit our store at 13 Cross Street, Abergavenny NP7 5EH.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Headwear Trend Forecast Autumn/ Winter 2014

The colour tones for Headwear featured in our forecast for this Autumn Winter include a mixture of:-

 - Ballet Tones
 - Carmine Pink
 - Manganese Blue
 - Viridian
 - Cadmium Yellow
 - Burnt Sienna
 - Slate

Many of our hats in store for the Autumn/Winter season make use of these 8 alluring colour tones  and are presented in a range of styles.

Wide brimmed hats will be a popular hat shape for this Winter season along with Animal print. Combining both features this luxurious Angora felt hat embraces a classic chic look.  

Felt is the perfect fabric choice for the colder months as it provides added warmth while also being able to hold structural forms beautifully. This felt pillbox hat shown here in Cadmium Yellow features a beautiful feather & Rose detailing for added sophistication.

This stunning neutral tone Cloche hat has a 1920's structure, finished with floral and feather accents. it's a great hat for creating a vintage inspired look.  

For more information on any of the pieces shown call us on 01873 855923 or email 

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Bespoke Hats & Fascinators

From Bridal pieces to hats for special occasions we can tailor a hat or fascinator to match your outfit perfectly. 

Here are some of our past customers in their bespoke pieces:- 

This Bridal headpiece features floral and feather detailing suited to the classic elegant style of the dress.  It's a great alternative to having a veil or tiara especially for ladies with shorter hair. 

This customer with a bold princeton orange dress had a matching colour tone base to her hat. Finished with large ostrich feather it truly makes a statement and ties together the entire outfit by balancing the one shoulder dress. 

This piece, made for ascot, features layers of ostrich feathers with a large floral centre. The fascinator in a smokey topaz colouring compliments the neutral colour tones of the outfit whilst also adding height.   

To book an appointment you can call us on 01873 855923 or email 

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Bridal Hair Accessories

The very talented hairdresser Hannah Mlatem came to visit the store last week to create beautiful bridal hairstyles using our classic hair accessories.

Hannah styled the hair into updos creating a range of elegant and sophisticated looks, perfect for a wedding day.

All with a classic style these pieces have luxurious designs which feature sculptured floral elements, pearl detailing and leaf shaped motifs. They all also include quality fastenings to ensure the piece stays in place throughout the day.

All the hair pieces and tiaras are available at our store situated at 13 Cross Street. 

For more information on booking a hair appointment contact us by emailing

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Fabulous Fascinators

In our new store, at 13 Cross Street, Abergavenny, you can find a wonderful array of fascinators and accessories in a wide range of colour hues. 

Fascinators are back on trend this season due to the likes of Kate Middleton wearing them with effortless style. They are the perfect headwear accessory for a guest of a special event as they bring a touch of chic to an outfit without being too much. 

We have a range of different styles including both headbands and clips which are secure so that they stay in place all day. They are a perfect accessory to tie the colour tones and texures of an outfit together.

We can also make Bridal fascinators for that special day as a stylish alternative to a veil and tiara.

To book an appointment and find the perfect headpiece for your special occasion email or call 01873 855923.