Empress Michiko repeated her white saucer with grey ombre bow and flower trim to award the Midori Academic Prize on April 27.
How adorably patriotic was Princess Estelle last Monday for King Carl Gustaf’s 72nd birthday celebrations in a blue and yellow manicure and hair ribbons?!
A number of you have asked me to feature hats from the Kentucky Derby. These two stood out for me most this year:
The following new millinery designs caught my eye this week:
Vibrant triple brim straw boaters with flying bow hatbands from London-based Australian milliner Lisa Tan
Purple straw button percher with lavish silk orchids by UK brand Butterfly Millinery
Black vertical statement saucer with oversize poppy bloom from London-based Turkish milliner Merve Bayindir
Large natural straw bergère hat with black ribbon trim from Paris based Veronica Marucci Chapeaux
Wide brimmed pink picture hat with flowers from British milliner Edwina Ibbotson
Chinoiserie patterned percher with flowers & curled quill from Brisbane milliner Marilyn Van den Berg
Large natural saucer disk with beautiful feathers & ribbon from Vivian Blooms based in Guangzhou
Navy straw beret percher with tutti-fruitti feather trim from British milliner Rosie Olivia
And this coral design with red binding and very unusual folded brim from Dutch milliner Myra van de Korput.
Amazing story of recovery and family support from Lady Frederick Windsor following her horrifying November 23, 2017 car accident (Hello)
Sweet snap of Prince Henrik and Princess Athena released by the Danish royal court this week to celebrate Prince Henrik’s 9th birthday
And a very sweet photo of Princess Charlotte on her third birthday with Prince Louis, taken by their mother
If there are other hats from the Kentucky Derby that stood out to you, feel free to share them in the comments. I’ll be back tomorrow with a review of hats from Luxembourg.