Tag Archives: Royal Ascot

Harrods Event Sunday 15th June

It is the final countdown to Royal Ascot, very busy in the studio finishing hats for clients to collect but I will be escaping the studio at the weekend and I am really looking forward to taking part in the … Continue reading

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Spring forward!

It has been a whirlwind spring, a fabulous three weeks in Tanzania and Kenya, then home to more baby finches in the aviary, the arrival of two big fat happy hens and of course a busy time in the studio! … Continue reading

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Ladies Day at Royal Ascot

Sorry that Royal Ascot has not been rain free today, but so delighted that Mrs Middleton is wearing one of my hats for Ladies Day again this year!

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Royal Ascot Eve and Order of the Garter Ceremony

On the eve of the first day of Royal Ascot it has been a whirlwind day, both in the studio and the workroom: more ladies collecting their Ascot orders and a buzz of both regular and new clients buying pieces … Continue reading

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Behind the scenes, countdown to Ascot!

Thank heavens for the arrival of ‘the pixies’, a talented bunch of ladies who arrived to ease the workload this week! My assistant Victoria and I were joined by textile whizz Claire, costume girl Leah, and couture dress designer Charlotte, … Continue reading

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Don’t rain on our Jubilee!

So disappointed that I can’t get to London today to see the flotilla…..I was determined to escape the studio to wave a flag by the Thames but a reality check in the studio this morning means I shall have to … Continue reading

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Sunshine and Ascot glories!

Hooray! Finally the summer weather seems to have truly arrived and I can begin to believe it will be a sunny Ascot! So many beautiful hats underway in the studio and still the orders come in! I think the sun … Continue reading

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