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Surrealism and Hats

Surrealism and Hats

Most of the time I find inspiration in Art Movements. Even though my work tends to have a minimalistic aesthetic, I’m always intrigued by Surrealism. Images created by Surrealism artists such as Dora Maar, captivate my attention to the smallest detail.  What fascinates me about Surrealism is the connection between conscious and unconscious, explored by elements of the world of dream, fantasy together with the elements from the real world.  Dream and fantasy are intrinsic aspects of the imaginative, creative and peculiar world of millinery. For that reason a lot of Surrealist artists incorporated hats in their creations. We can...

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Royal Ascot 2021

Royal Ascot

Royal Ascot 2021

The Joy of dressing up !! Exciting Royal Ascot times ahead !! The elegance and drama of Royal Ascot returns this year in 6 weeks time !!Royal Ascot is the pinnacle of the hat-wearing season, occurring annually in June. 5 days of exhilarating horse-racing, set against a stunning backdrop of high fashion hats, designer headpieces and statement headwear.My Kandinsky collection specialises in ladies’ hats, from fashion-forward hatbands and pillboxes, to wide-brimmed bespoke hats, perfectly suited for the dress code of the Royal Enclosure.All hats designed for the Kandinsky collection have “musical” shapes that are inspired by the interpretation of sounds on...

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