The Ins and Outs of Quality Hats

Becoming knowledgeable about a subject is a double-edged sword. It’s exciting and interesting, and you can better appreciate quality work. On the other hand, you get a more critical eye.┬áMilliners can tell at a glance if a hat is well-made. I privately cringe when people I know proudly show off…

Types of Straw

It’s summer (in the Northern Hemisphere, that is). And that means straw hats. But there are so many types! So here’s a brief overview. Felts range in price from moderate (wool), to pretty expensive (velour or melousine/long-nap rabbit fur felts), to most expensive (cashmere or beaver fur). But I generally…