are appropriate at any outdoor event; Outdoor special events
such as weddings, receptions, garden parties, picnics or concerts
in the park. Even bar-b-ques are an excuse for hat wearing, remember
Scarlette's opening scene? Regattas, the Kentucky Derby, Britan's
Ascot, at Steeplechase events, any place where you want look
are appropriate when you're dining out, the old rule of no hats
at dinner applies only to men, womens hats are considered accessories
therefore not expected to be removed.
a hat to stand out from the crowd, professional women, designers
and artist or anyone out in the real professional world needing
to make her mark will find wearing a hat makes one more remembered.
absolutely love a lady in a hat; I've had an experience where
one walked all the way across a restaurant, to compliment me
on how stunning I looked and practically kissed my feet because
I was wearing one. do you have a charming hat story? If so, send
it to me and I'll include it here.
of exposure to the sun has caused an increase in skin cancer
and cataracts . Always wear a large brimmed hat to protect your
face and eyes.
San Francisco, Ca.
Greater Bay Area
The Greater Bay Area Costumer's Guild is an organization made up of people who share an interest in recreational costuming. Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, we offer a variety of activities including workshops, costume salons and costumed events. On this website you'll find information on our upcoming activities, pattern reviews, costume resources, photos from past events and much more. Welcome to our world of costuming, fun and friendship. We hope you will join us.
tea at Windsor
4:00 pm central daily. This is New Orlean's premier hotel with
an arm long list of top awards for food and service since it opened
in 1985. The high tea is a very special event, a live harpist
plays softly in the background while you are surrounded in a lavish
antique filled "La Salon". The tea is the real thing
and will be a memorable treat.
evenings the "Cathernettes" meet regularly for
socializing and to show off their hats..Contact:The Millinery
Arts Alliance PO Box 60657-7277 phone #312 409 6311
a Member of the National Museum of Women in the Arts
and Receive Wonderful Benefits
Located in Washington, D.C., the National Museum of Women in the
Arts is one of Victoria's favorite places. Founded eleven
years ago, the NMWA's sentiments mirror our own: It is a place
dedicated to recognizing the achievements of women artists. You
can support the museum, too, by joining. Call the Membership Department
(and mention code VMW99) at (202) 783-7985 or write to National
Museum of Women in the Arts, 1250 New York Avenue NW, Washington,
DC 20005-3920. You can also complete an on-line application form
on the museum's Web site. Memberships
start at $25, payable by check or credit card.