The eve of Asylum is upon us..

Well some of you will have landed already but the main event will start tomorrow with the arrivals and admin stuff. Safe travels everyone and here is a hat to tempt you and a quote to inspire you

“The personality of the wearer of the hat makes the hat” Philip Tracey hat designer

Steampunk top hat Red Dragon

Not long til Asylum now folks…

As promised a hat a day til Asylum here is todays offering with a hat quote for your delectation

“I can wear a hat or take it off but either way it’s a conversation piece” Hedda Hopper. American Actress and gossip columnist circa 1950′

Steampunk top hat Midnight Rose size 59cm


The countdown to Asylum has begun

Todays offering for your delectation from the countdown to Asylum collection

I thought I would offer a hat quote of the day too..

This one is from the late Isabella Blow fashion editor and muse

“I don’t wear a hat as prop I wear it as part of me”



Black Top Hat Classic Blue steampunk style size 57cm

Asylum is just about up us….

A hat a day for your delectation in the run up to Asylum…

We will be with you at our usual venue The Bailgate Methodist Church Hall near Newport Arch, here is the post code for you tech types LN1 3AR.

We will be trading on Saturday and Monday, I will however be available for consultations on Thursday and Friday if required as I live in this fair city.

Here is a hat from the new collection to wet your appetite.

Black top steampunk hat Silver Lining size 60cm

It’s Whitby time again “the big weekender” VI

Here we are again getting ready to set sail for another Whitby weekend and Friday evening,

here is the link

Hope to see you all there and very much hope you will pop by and join in the madness. Ooh and there will be more new hats for you to peruse.

Steampunk Top Hat Lace Crown size 57cm
Steampunk Pirate Hat Skulls & Bounty
Steampunk Pith Helmet Nautilus

Ready for Steamageddon at the weekend

Where there is light there is dark to this endeavour I have created these two Top hats for your delight. The wonders of this amazing genre….

We hope you will come and join us at the weekend.

In Fauna black top hat size 56cm £68 + p&p
From the Zone top hat size 57cm £68 + p&p