Hats on Broadway!

  I knew I wanted to write this month about hats on Broadway. (The Tony Awards are June 11.) Well, The New York Times beat me to it.  This is a pretty spectacular season for hats on Broadway, but one show in particular is making me geek out in a major…

The C-Word

Hi all! My name is Kristin, and I’m new to the “Millinery Operations” column here. So what to talk about for my first post? There are lots of hat-related things I’ll have to say eventually. But ultimately I decided to kick things off with something I’ve been thinking a lot…

Millinery Operations – Kristin Silverman

Name: Kristin Silverman Location: Colchester, Vermont Specialisation: Millinery, aka hat-making. (Some of my designs feature beadwork and/or freehand embroidery.) Favourite Colour: Green. Or any jewel tone. Favourite Film: “Waiting for Guffman” Favourite Band: I’m going to kind of cheat here and say musicals by Stephen Sondheim. Favourite Book:  “To Say Nothing of the Dog” by Connie Willis…