The Art of Hat Making

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Kentucky Derby 101: What To Wear, When to Wear It, and All About Hats!

After sending people to the Kentucky Derby for over 20 years, there is so much that my clients have taught me! So, as the weather warms up and we start to daydream about ice cold mint juleps, fancy fascinators, and Derby fashion, I wanted to share a little Kentucky Derby 101 for all of my […]

Padded Headband Class

I am so excited to utilize my new space by offering millinery classes this year!  We are starting off with something cosy and fun.  Join me on Thursday, February 20th from 7-8:30 pm to bead, feather, and veil a padded headband.  I’ll provide some nibbles, drinks, and assistance..you bring creativity and conversation.  $85 per person […]

Welcome to 2020

Somehow we are out of the January fog, February is at the door, and it is time to start thinking about the Kentucky Derby.  We have some gorgeous men’s and women’s felt hats at the studio right now and are also available for custom hats any time out of felt or straw.  We will be […]

Holiday Hours

The new studio at 407 W. 10th Street will be open from 12-3 on Sunday the 22nd and 11-4 on Monday the 23rd but then we will be closed until 2020 to celebrate the holidays with our family.  Stop on by for gift certificates, hats, headbands, and other stocking stuffers.  If you are in need […]

HOM Gift Guide: For the guy in your life

Shopping for the guy in your life can be uninspiring and challenging but have no fear…we have some unique, classic, and stylish gifts at HOM (and it doesn’t involve electric shavers or the same old cologne you get every year!). If he likes to look polished at his office meetings…   Lapel pins have reasserted […]

HOM Gift Guide: For your best friend or mom.

Everything she needs from bows in her hair to a fancy fascinator of her own… We have gift guides! I’m excited to say that I’ve put together a few features that give you some ideas for different recipients on your shopping list! We have more than just hats and some great items at different price […]

Change is good y’all…

Change is good and the hat shop is making it’s move from 614 W. Davis St to a ground floor location at Bishop and 10th St. just a few blocks away.  We will be making the transition over the week of Thanksgiving and will be open for appointments at the new spot the week of […]

Cha Cha’s House of Ill Repute at the HOM

We are a custom hat shop at the House of MacGregor but I also have the pleasure of selling other talented milliner’s hats at the studio too.  I’ve been a fan of Cha Cha’s hats for close to 20 years and it’s so great to have her men’s and women’s styles at the studio.  Her […]

Big Bend Inspiration

My family and I spent an amazing weekend camping in a teepee at Basecamp Terlingua mid October.  If this place is not on your bucket list it should be!  The stars were amazing and so was the porch at the Starlight restaurant.  We hooped the big hoop and picked up these little Milagros which ended […]

In the studio this week…

The hat shop is open by appointment Tuesday through Saturday (just call first 214-942-1966) but we are open for walk in’s Friday the 25th from 10-4 and Saturday the 26th from 11-4.  We make men’s and women’s custom hats as well as having pre-made hats off the shelf.   Here’s a peak at some new […]