We have designed this site to be as user-friendly as possible. Nevertheless, we recognise that some initial questions may arise when purchasing a hat. Below is a list of some of our Frequently Asked Questions. If you have any questions please dont hesistate to contact us at info@winslowandellsworth.com

Frequently Asked Questions
• Why wear a hat?
• What is the greatest advantage of commissioning a custom-made hat?
• Can Winslow & Ellsworth re-create a favored hat seen in film or fashion publications?
• How do I order a custom-made hat?
• What is the price range for a custom-made hat?
• Are Winslow & Ellsworth gift certificates available
 

Why wear a hat?

Hats are the most self-expressive and harmonious accessory in any person's wardrobe. A properly designed and carefully selected hat not only frames and accentuates the face, but also adds the finishing touch that pulls an entire look together. A well-hatted person feels confident, distinct and gracefully attired.

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What is the greatest advantage of commissioning a custom-made hat?

Custom-made hats from Winslow & Ellsworth are designed to express the individual qualities of each client. The client's personal style, as well as their natural features, are considered before the millinery process begins. Even though most requests for these unique Winslow & Ellsworth pieces are for special occasions, each is designed with flexibility in mind, so that its wearability extends beyond a one-time event.

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Can Winslow & Ellsworth re-create a favored hat seen in film or fashion publications?

Yes. Inspiration comes in many forms, whether through art, film, literature or popular culture. Blythe Savage, owner of Winslow & Ellsworth, is sensitive to that which moves and inspires each client. If a client desires a particular hat he or she has seen, Blythe can re-create it. Blythe finds that even with reproductions, her clients prefer their versions to include something that signifies their unique and personal style.

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How do I order a custom-made hat?

The process of ordering a custom-made hat begins with a personal interview with Blythe Savage, either in person or via telephone and e-mail. You will have a chance to discuss the many elements of your life that will influence the design of the final piece. These elements not only include how and where the hat is to be worn, what attire the hat will complement, and your hat style preferences, but your life style and influences. To schedule an appointment with Blythe Savage,r e-mail her at blythe@winslowandellsworth.com. For deposit and pricing information, click here. Once I choose to have a custom-made hat designed especially for me, when will it be completed? Typically, the design process takes four weeks or less. Volume of requests peak during holiday seasons, Spring and Fall, therefore it's best to plan ahead if you desire a custom-made hat for special events or occasions.

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What is the price range for a custom-made hat?

Winslow & Ellsworth custom-made designs start at $295. Price is determined by several factors such as the materials for which the hat is created, intricacy of the design, desired hat and accent materials, etc. Blythe Savage will work with you to create the hat or hats that you'll cherish.

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Are Winslow & Ellsworth gift certificates available?

Yes. A custom-made hat is the perfect gift for hat lovers for any occasion! With this in mind, Winslow & Ellsworth has gift certificates available at any price.

 
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