Rachel Trevor-Morgan design. Rachel Trevor-Morgan design.

London's Top Milliners

Hats off to London's finest milliners. 

by Victoria Gill

Stephen Jones

Stephen Jones has garnered an OBE for his outstanding millinery - his super-sculptural headpieces can be worn effortlessly from garden party to late night soiree; as the raciest creations at the racecourse and the most iconic headwear at high tea. This season the darling of couturiers such as John Galliano, Vivienne Westwood and Jean-Paul Gaultier explore the life cycle of his working process, from Inspirations to Creation to The Salon - “I simply take my life and turn it into a Hat!” the milliner proclaims.


Related: Nick Fouquet: Milliner to the Stars

Lock & Co.

Born and bred in the patrician enclave of St. James over three centuries ago, Lock and Co hats have been worn by everyone from Napoleon Bonaparte to Beau Brumell, Winston Churchill to Oscar Wilde, garnering numerous Royal Warrants along the way. Made by hand, you’ll be assured of great British artisanship in a centuries-tested craft.


Rachel Trevor-Morgan

It’s frightfully handy that Rachel Trevor-Morgan’s based so close to Buckingham Palace - she’s the preferred milliner of HRH the Queen, nearly all her hats are handmade and you’ll be assured that her headpieces will be in fine company at any given royal wedding. Elegant, statement and with thoroughbred English DNA lining every design, Trevor-Morgan is the go to milliner of the British aristocracy.

Rachel Trevor Morgan Style R1627

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