Singed Fingers

mil·li·ner /ˈmɪlɪnə(r)/ n. One that makes, trims, designs, or sells hats.

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All in a days work.

Stars in the making

Stretched and pinned straw hats, destined for the spotlight.

Bespoke collection in black and white.
Designed and hand-made for the fabulous costumes of Miss Silke Fischer.

Mad Hatter : Week 12 & 13
Where the wild things are…featuring headwear of fur, feather, fangs, horns, sequins, flowers, and one big fish. See the finished pieces on stage in all their glory @ Die Fledermaus.

Mad Hatter : Week 12 & 13

Where the wild things are…featuring headwear of fur, feather, fangs, horns, sequins, flowers, and one big fish.

See the finished pieces on stage in all their glory @ Die Fledermaus.

Mad Hatter : Week 11
My little ponies - dressed in black. Dramatic headwear of leather and feather.

Mad Hatter : Week 11

My little ponies - dressed in black. Dramatic headwear of leather and feather.

Mad Hatter : Week 10
This weeks motto - Crazy, sexy, colorful! 
Working with horn, leather, plastic, elastic, velvet and feathers.

Mad Hatter : Week 10

This weeks motto - Crazy, sexy, colorful!

Working with horn, leather, plastic, elastic, velvet and feathers.

Mad Hatter : Week 8 & 9
Two felt helmets in the making, an aviator cap cut and sewn of green neoprene, and one big teddy head in need of improved fastenings.

Mad Hatter : Week 8 & 9

Two felt helmets in the making, an aviator cap cut and sewn of green neoprene, and one big teddy head in need of improved fastenings.

Mad Hatter : Week 6 & 7
From silver to gold - headpiece of twisted wire, sparkling tulle, threaded beads and big shiny sequins.

Mad Hatter : Week 6 & 7
From silver to gold - headpiece of twisted wire, sparkling tulle, threaded beads and big shiny sequins.

All Hollows’ Hats
Some of many millinery creations for the upcoming production SO SPÄT DURCH NACHT UND WIND.
Couldn’t pick a better day for a dress rehearsal!
Premiere November 3 2013 // stage, costume & hat design by yours truly

All Hollows’ Hats

Some of many millinery creations for the upcoming production SO SPÄT DURCH NACHT UND WIND.

Couldn’t pick a better day for a dress rehearsal!

Premiere November 3 2013 // stage, costume & hat design by yours truly

Mad Hatter : Week 5 
Not only have I gotten used to the brother sewing machine at the theater, I think I’m actually falling in love. 
Spent a (mostly) meditative week at the sewing table - working on a collection of pointed hats, white caps, and twisted turbans.
Keep it coming.

Mad Hatter : Week 5

Not only have I gotten used to the brother sewing machine at the theater, I think I’m actually falling in love.

Spent a (mostly) meditative week at the sewing table - working on a collection of pointed hats, white caps, and twisted turbans.

Keep it coming.

Happy Birthday, Sophie!

Fur-felt from red to black in celebration of this young hat-loving-lady turning 20.

Happy Birthday, Sophie!

Fur-felt from red to black in celebration of this young hat-loving-lady turning 20.

Mad Hatter : Week 4
Strange creations in black and white.

Mad Hatter : Week 4

Strange creations in black and white.