Friday, December 31, 2010

Job Opportunity

 Stephen Jones
 Hobbyists Need Not Apply

Stephen Jones is advertising for a milliner.  The description is for an Accessory Designer and Technical person. An amazing opportunity for a skilled and creative Milliner.  

The Millinery Guild is looking for new professional and exciting teachers. Please email us with your particulars.  We're looking for teachers that are willing to help, guide and teach students unselfishly for workshops and possibly weekly classes.  

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Louise Green

  springsummer 2011
we have moved back to:
accessorie circuit
accessorie circuit • intermezzo collections
pier 94  new york city
sunday • tuesday
january 9 • 11
pier 94 • booth 3106
for trade show information contact ENK at 212.759.8055

for Los Angeles studio appointments call • 310.479.1881

Louise Green Millinery Co. 1616 Cotner Ave, Los Angeles CA 90025
310.479.1881 • •


Sunday, December 5, 2010

Sunday, October 24, 2010

"Hollywood Legacy" Sponsored by Subaru, Hats by Leko, LuxeLab and Los Angeles Magazine

Louise Green

Anita Hopkins

Sonrisa Leigh

Diego Castro

SuWeHa Hats

Suzi Holloway

Ignatius Hats

Ignatius Creegan and Rod Givens

Mondo Guerra

S. Montez Murphy

Bijou Van Ness

Gladys Tamez
Gladys Tamez

Carpedium Hats
Mari Bennet

Fanny and June

Allison Parson Design

Thank You Members of the Millinery Guild..

Sunday, October 3, 2010

Millinery Guild Fashion Show Feat. Mondo Guerra

Project Runway Contestant Mondo Guerra to headline
The Millinery Guild’s Spring 2011 Fashion Show “Hollywood Legacy” sponsored by Subaru

Contact: Colleen Stanton, Austin Gray

LOS ANGELES, CA/September 14, 2010. On October 15, 2010 The Millinery Guild of Southern California will present their Spring 2011 millinery collections titled “Hollywood Legacy” in conjunction with LA’s Fashion Week. The event will take place in the Millennium Biltmore’s Crystal Ballroom, site of the 1942 Oscars, starting at 7:00 PM.

“Hollywood Legacy” will feature members of the guild including Mondo Guerra who is a current contestant on Project Runway. In addition to the Millinery Guilds members showing will include established Millinery designers Anita Hopkins, Louise Green, Ignatius Creegan, Rehn Dudugkian and up and coming designer Gladys Tamez. In addition, a tribute is planned for Mrs.Eloise King – a master milliner who has been teaching designers the art of Couture Millinery for over 40 years in and around Los Angeles. She is also a valued teacher within the Los Angeles School District.

There will be a Silent Auction of Designer Gold Jewelry Piece by Antonella Pellegrini to support The Diva Foundation.

The Millinery Guild of Southern California ( was founded in January of 2010 by S. "Montez" Murphy, who has designed hats for 20 years. The mission of the guild is to foster interest in hats, millinery and hat wearing. This is achieved through lectures, instructional workshops and a variety of classes in all aspects of traditional and contemporary millinery. The guild also sponsors charity events, sales and demonstrations that enable our members to enhance their skills and share their expertise through public sales and exhibits.

The Millinery Guild is proud to have Subaru as the presenting sponsor for this season’s show. Subaru has a commitment to fostering strong relationships with local communities by recognizing non-profit organizations working to better their communities. The guild is honored to have Subaru as a partner as we look forward to featuring the 2011 Legacy during the show. The Legacy holds the highest crash test rating from the NHTSA (five out of five stars).

Reservations are required at There will be a Cash Bar. Parking is available at the hotel or across the street at Pershing Square

For more information contact: Colleen Stanton, Austin Gray

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Colleen Stanton! Winner! Suzi Holloway Winner!

Photos By Austin Gray

Colleen Stanton a Charter Member entered a few of her Fabulous Contemporary Cocktail Hats in the Project Hatway Competition at the LA county Fair. Result..... First Prize! The darling Grass Patch Cocktail is also featured in the LA Times..

Suzi Holloway also a Charter Member won! Her style is Ethnic Chic. Beautiful? Yes! This hat is draped, sewn and trimmed with African Mud Cloth. Tres Chic.
We'll all be seeing more of Colleen and Suzi, both are very talented and super nice people! Thanks to Austin for sharing the photos..

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Ignatius Creegan, Mondo Guerra, Phillip Treacy WHAT?

Turkish Knot by Ignatius Hats

Ignatius Hats! We have an amazing new member Ignatius Hats. The team does some fantastic chapeaux sewing straw braid. They use traditional millinery
materials in an artistic way that will knock your socks
off.. It's nothing less than Fantastic. They are Artists! They can do anything! Love...SCORE!

Project Runway "Team Mondo"

Mondo + a Philip Treacy Hat = WOW. He's STILL IN! We can leave the stage until next Thursday... Go here to see the other designers. Thanx to Threads Magazine!!

Friday, July 23, 2010

Louise Green! Fashion Shows at TWD and Trina Turk

Louise Green at YWD Event and Trina Turk Fashion Show

Louise, as always shows her best Hats! YES!


This week we had the honour of participating in the YWD (Your Wedding Day Magazine) Issue Release Party. Under the creative eye of Cathryn VanBreene, Claire Pettibone couture bridal dresses were paired with Louise Green couture hats. If you haven’t been on our facebook page to see the pictures, visit the website: Keep an eye out in YWD for pictures of the event. Below are a few snapshots.

For more information on the Louise Green hats & fascinators pictured, contact us: Louise Green Millinery Co. 310.479.1881

Trina Turk fashion show • Mercedes Benz Fashion Week

Hats by Louise Green

With over-sized brims and stove pipe crowns of wide metallic braid, Louise had the pleasure and the fun of creating hats for the Trina Turk 2011 runway fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim at The Raleigh on July 15, 2010 in Miami Beach, Florida.

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Project Runway Mondo Guerra

OK, Yes I know Project Runway isn't millinery BUT... One of our members is a contestant Armando "Mondo" Guerra .. Exciting? Yes! Read about Mondo