Loretta designs Bespoke and Prêt-à-Porter Couture Millinery for all occasions. Mixing a wide range of textures colour and shape, and using inspiration from all things vintage as well as nature’s own seasonal palette of creative inspiration, the headpieces are designed to complement the client’s personality and style. Loretta will dye materials where necessary to perfectly colour match any outfit.
During consultation with the client, perusal of the pieces on display in thestudio and an informal chat detailing what type of pieces the client likes/doesn’t like, Loretta will establish the style shape and design of the headpiece.
Having a hat specially designed for you is a fun and fabulous experience, and never fails to give the client the “Wow Factor”. All hats are bespoke handmade one off pieces with every attention given to detail.
HatsByLoretta has a large selection of wedding Hair Fascinators, Hat Fascinators, Hats, Mother of the Bride hats, Bridesmaids pieces, hats for Race Days, formal occasions and Communion days.
All hats are handmade one at a time with every attention to detail. Looking for something special, contact me with your request to create the perfect hat for any occasion.
Loretta began millinery studies in London with “Rose Cory” known to have trained almost every Milliner in London, and was herself milliner to the Queen Mother. Continuing her studies at London College of Fashion Millinery School and The Grafton Academy, Dublin..
While in London Loretta escecially enjoyed success at the “Ladies Day’s” at events such as, Ascot, Aintree, Cheltenham and Epsom, Henley Regatta and numerous wedding events around London. Her headpieces were also highly sought after for Graduation Balls and Cocktail parties.
Loretta recently returned to Ireland and has relaunched her Millinery business in Mayo and Kildare.
Loretta was delighted to be selected as a finalist for Kerry Fashion Weekend Best Accessory Designer Awards in April 2011.