Millinery designer

   This is a person who designs and creates hats for women. Knowledge of patternmaking, cutting, fabrics, trimmings, sourcing, sketching, and hat construction techniques is a must.
   See also Millinery.

Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry. .

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  • Designer —    A person who conceptualizes and oversees the creation of accessories, childrenswear, footwear, jewelry, menswear, millinery, and/or womenswear. Costume designers design clothing specific to the cinema, theatre, or television. In the haute… …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

  • Millinery —    The word millinery is used to describe women s hats. A person who makes women s hats is known as a milliner; the term hat maker refers to a person who makes men s hats. The derivation of the word comes from sixteenth century Italy: merchants… …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

  • Accessories designer —    A designer who specializes in the accessories market, designing belts, gloves, handbags, hats, scarves, and shoes. Although hats and shoes are part of this market category, designers traditionally concentrate in the footwear and millinery… …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

  • Nicole M. LeBlanc — Nicole Mercedes LeBlanc grew up in New Orleans and received a B.A. in French and Political Science in 1985 from Newcomb College of Tulane University. She fell into the millinery trade almost accidentally in 1981. Since 1983 she has been designing …   Wikipedia

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  • Daché, Lily — (1904 1989)    Born in Bègles, France, Lily Daché began her career as a millinery designer in France, then went to New York in 1925 to create not only high quality hats but also, by 1949, clothing, accessories, perfume, and costume jewelry. Daché …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

  • Nick Smith (milliner) — Nick Smith Born 9 November 1979 (1979 11 09) (age 32) Liverpool, England, United Kingdom Nationality Br …   Wikipedia

  • Luke Song — Born Seoul, South Korea Nationality American Occupation Fashion …   Wikipedia

  • Hatmaking — Paja toquilla hatmaker, Cuenca, Ecuador …   Wikipedia

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