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.

 

Diorabella Classic

This classic and elegant design by The Essential Hat is based on the style of Dior's New Look.

Purchase

Diorabella Classic

Black with White trimPrice: $339.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Diorabella Classic

Navy with White trimPrice: $339.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART
 

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.

Purchase

Diorabella / Metal Lace

Red with GoldPrice: $489.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Diorabella / Metal Lace

Grey with BlackPrice: $489.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART
 

Virginia Brim

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.

Purchase

Virginia Brim

Orange Brim
Black Crown
Price: $559.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Virginia Brim

Pink Jinsin Brim
Navy Buntal Crown
Price: $669.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Virginia Brim

White Sinamay Brim
Orange Crown
Price: $559.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART
 

One-off pieces

Only available until sold, these pieces have been made by us and are sold in the colours shown.

Purchase

Jinsin Swirl

Black and White Stripe with Patent Snakeskin Leather trimPrice: $589.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Jinsin Swirl

Beaded Navy and GoldPrice: $559.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Jinsin Headband

BluePrice: $339.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART
 

Audrey Brim

Inspired by Audrey Hepburn, this brim can be made using sinamay, Jinsin, Tinalak, parisisal, etc.

Purchase

Audrey Brim

Black Brim / Natural Buntal CrownPrice: $589.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Audrey Brim

Black Brim / Pink CrownPrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART
 

Little Maids

These delightful flower-bud shaped headpieces were made in Austria. We only have these four.

Purchase

Little Maids

BlackPrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Little Maids

BluePrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Little Maids

PinkPrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Little Maids

OrangePrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART
 

Sinamay Flowers

These light and airy designs can be made with lots of colour combinations. These two headpieces are one-off designs.

Purchase

Sinamay Flowers

Pale Orange with
beaded centre
Price: $389.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Sinamay Flowers

Orange OmbrePrice: $349.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART
 

European Hats

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.

Purchase

Autruche

Black and WhitePrice: $389.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Autruche

Pink and PlumPrice: $389.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Celine Robert

NaturalPrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Celine Robert

OrangePrice: $449.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Spanish Boater

Cobalt BluePrice: $559.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Sinamay Ribbons

NudePrice: $489.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Matti

Black and WhitePrice: $389.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Matti

LilacPrice: $329.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART

Wiener

OrangePrice: $269.00Delivery: $0.00ADD TO CART