Monthly Archives: February 2014

Hattitude at ArtsWestchester

ArtsWestchester, located in a beautiful old former bank building in White Plains, is currently hosting an exhibit of hats: all kinds of hats, from traditional African to historic, to uniform hats and high fashion.
Some are wearable, others are more decor than for everyday life; many are worn for special occasions, such as the New York City annual Easter parade.
Below is a series of photos.

For more information on hat-making and millinery, as well as a beautiful gallery of hats, visit the milliners’ guild website at
Ellen Christine’s hats, which grace the covers of publications such as Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar, can be seen at