|Dramatic black felt toque hat with grey feathers and jersey drape, labeled Made in Los Angeles, paired with a blue wool suit from The Suit Salon at Marshall Fields, Chicago, Circa 1940's.|
A peek into the backstage workroom of the made-to-order hat department at Saks Fifth Avenue. Designer Tatiana du Plessix directs the making of them. Source: Vogue, 1948.
The made-to-order hat salon at Bergdorf Goodman. Source: Vogue, 1948.
|Designed by Brandt, New York|
|The Dayton Company, Minneapolis|
All hats and apparel are from my personal collection. Mannequin heads are from Deco-eyes.