A CAPITAL COLLECTION – our history is back in fashion at the National Capital Exhibition Centre

I am honoured to be commissioned by NCEA to recreate and restore vintage hats worn to Canberra’s historical events during the last 100 years.  A wonderful exhibition which runs until November.  First hat was to replicate Lady Denman’s hat worn at the naming of Canberra in 1913……..more during the year.

Black Opal Races Canberra – March 2013

Canberra’s big raceday!!!

Emma is her winning hat made to match her outfit.

Hats Off at the Australian National Gallery – March 2013

A High Tea fundraiser supporting schools for children with special needs, of which I am a big supporter.  An elegant French inspired event with Can Can dancers!! A few photos of clients in their Christine Waring creations.”

Don’t you love the Committee in their ‘Can Can’ headpieces made by me.  Well done girls!

Preview Day Races – February 2013

Canberra’s Women in Racing Luncheon where I showcased part of my A/W ‘13 collection.  Here are a few photos of the models.

Celebrating the Centenary Of Canberra – February 2013

Fashion Through the Ages presented at the Canberra Show over three days with 3 parades a day!!!
The parades respresented Canberra’s fashion elvolution from 1913-1990.
It was fun to see all my old theatrical pieces I have made over the years up on the stage again.  Here are a few photos of the models with my headwear.
Happy Birthday Canberra!!!!

Hot Looks for Autumn Race Fashion – February 2013

Fashion shoot by fabulous photographer Andrew Campbell for City News.  A fun shoot.

Burley Griffin Rowing Regatta – December 2012

Held on the banks of Lake Burley Griffin an elegant hat wear event. Some lovely ladies wearing their creations made by me for the day.  A fashion parade was held in conjunction with the event in the Pimms Tent showcasing Momento Dezigns and my hats.

Myer Fashions on the Field Melbourne Cup Day – November 2012

Jessica Shelton, visiting from New York, WINNER – Myer Fashions on the Field Melbourne Cup Day.  Jessica commissioned me to make her hat to pick up the design in her dress.

Hats & High Tea – Spring Racing at Caulfied Millinery Parade – Oct 2012

Fabulous event and great to see my hats in the Perri Cutten parade.

Thank you Lia from Perri Cutten for your lovely words re my hat order:  ”Received the hats yesterday, thank you so, they are gorgeous and I really love the finish that you apply to them, they look so glossy and polished…I do love the little pink, however the minty is something special”.

Celebrating 50 Years of Racing Fashion At Flemington – Sept-Nov 2012

Thrilling to see Sarah Kelley’s winning outfit with her hat made by me (Winner Myer Fashions on the Field 2009 – Melbourne Cup Day) displayed at Flemington Heritage Centre.