Biography / Tracy Chaplin Milliner
I am a Couture Milliner with a background in Fashion, Fine Art and Dance. My career started in the late 1980's working from my Hat Shop in London.
I have designed collections for House of Fraser, small boutiques and private clients including actresses and musicians.
I trained with Rose Cory, Milliner to the late Queen Mother and Royal Warrant holder.
During the last decade I have worked with couturiers in Belgravia designing hats for their Aristocratic client base.
I now spend the majority of my time working from my studio in France designing for private clients and running Millinery workshops from my home near Toulouse.
I am proud to be a major prize winner at the internationally renowned Estivales du Chapeau on five separate occasions.
And a major prize winner in the Mad Hatters Society on line competition in April 2014.
I won the prize for the most creative and artistic hat at Salon Chapmod, Paris in 2014. In 2017 four of my students won prizes at the "Estivale du Chapeau" Caussade, in France.
My designs have been described as " Breathtaking Works of Art ".