The Hat Show in Evanston, IL March 2010, was one big project. Luckily there are many folks who were so helpful that it came off well, if I say so myself!
The table of Bes Bens
A Buddha Bes Ben
Article about the 4th of July Bes Ben in the Feigenheimer collection
Lots of beads scattered plus a feather on this Bes Ben
My green beaded & moonstone Bes Bens, plus a card hat
Cameo Bes Ben
Lots of other hats at this show besides Bes Bens!
Hats by Donald Reed
Donald Reed white straw with black trim
Raymond Hudd Hats
2 Diors and the best G. Howard Hodge
Straw work on this Hodge delightful to behold
Jack McConnell Boutique
Sydney: Stella Frankel
Art Bern Hat by Frank Palma
Wonderful bead work on an unnamed felt
A Swiss: Brunschwig, and a little straw
Eia, Veronica Chin of Burning Bush, Hadesman, and Loretta Corseti, plus...
Cleveland: William Kitt-Woodmere
The best picture of the Loretta Corsetti black pique hat
Saks, Martha Weathered, Marshal Fields Annex, Sue, plus...
Marhsall Field Annex from the Vintage Clothing show in Elgin, IL
Winnetka-Ruth McCulloch Gladys and Evelyn black straw
Martha Weathered Black Felt
Charles Stevens & Co: Designer’s Millinery-Luci Puci
Miss Sally Victor, Milwaukee: Lou Fritzel on Milwaukee St-Schiaparelli, Lilly Dache
Black Patent by____
Evelyn Fashions Chicago
Hanna Importer NY-Wilmette- Jeanne Tete
Louise Madeline-Jeanne Tete
Dorothy Rutz of Glencoe
Festive beaded Dorothy Rutz of Glencoe for most any winter holiday party
Unnamed white straw with the best veil
A table of frames and information
Donald Reed, Mary Robak, Angela Morano
There are just not enough words of gratitude for Donald and Angela’s contributions to make the event more than just hats.
Happy 5th day of 2011!