Hats, Hats and More Hats in Gosforth High Street, Newcastle NE3

Hats, Hats and More Hats in Gosforth High Street, Newcastle NE3

Hats, headpieces, models, a hair and beauty salon and a creative photographer are in my opinion the essential elements for a successful millinery photoshoot! In early July after several weeks planning, Michelle McFadyen staged a shoot at her Gosforth High Street...
Masterclass for the Saint Georges Society New York’s 250th Anniversary

Masterclass for the Saint Georges Society New York’s 250th Anniversary

On the other side of the world someone’s having their 250th anniversary and there’s growing excitement about it here in North Northumberland! The St George’s Society (SGSNY) founded in 1770, even before the War of Independence, is the USA’s oldest charity. The Society...
All (hat) boxed up again but learning new millinery skills

All (hat) boxed up again but learning new millinery skills

In Autumn 2020 life began to close in once again, and even the small number of special events, weddings etc, came to a stop so naturally millinery went onto the back burner once more. As the instruction went out to stay at home we hunkered down for the long winter in...