“Are your hats ‘packable’?” This is a frequent question from my customers… and the answer is: “YES”. I construct all my natural fibre hats with a sturdy, reinforced fabric brim which can be folded and bent into many configurations for packing. This built-in resiliency helps it pop back into shape after being stored in a tote-bag or backpack while you’re on the road or in the air (or on water!). … Read More →
Come join me for the 39th Annual Circle Craft Christmas Market. Rosehip Hats (Shari, Kalisha) can be found at Booth # E4 along the East wall. SHOW HOURS Wednesday thru Friday 10am-9pm Saturday 10am-7pm Sunday 10am-5pm WHERE Vancouver Convention Centre West – see map 1055 Canada Place Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3 Click the photo below for Ticket Information including online purchase DISCOUNTS. Your initial ticket purchase entitles you to unlimited … Read More →
Comox BC: The Filberg Festival – western Canada’s largest outdoor arts show – is celebrating its 30th Birthday this BC long weekend, and the Rosehip Hat team will be there (Shari, Kalisha). You’ll also find amazing fine art & craft, meet the artisans, enjoy live entertainment & music and sample tasty food under the trees in a most beautiful historic garden setting by the sea… come join the fun!
In January I took a little side-trip from hat design with the chance to draw on some skills from decades ago, namely – stuffed creatures (seriously? you want a Sasquatch for your birthday?) and countless zany costumes for my once-upon-a-time young children. Working together with my son Jarami’s company Hopewell Works, we made some ‘interesting’ props for the TV series Once Upon a Time. The job was to design and create two Medieval-era dolls. In 3 … Read More →
The 38th Annual Circle Craft Christmas Market is Vancouver’s most-anticipated event of the season and a tradition for holiday shoppers seeking original works of fine craft. 2011 marks a decade for RoseHip Hats as a Circle Craft exhibitor. In these past weeks leading up to the show, I’ve been busy in the studio designing new hat styles, choosing a selection of seasonal fabrics & trims, cutting, sewing, pressing, handstitching … and then packing up the caravan with boxes of hats and booth display … Read More →
RoseHip Hats at Granville Island, since 1997 – Vancouver BC, CANADA Please click Events for RoseHip Hats year-round schedule at the Public Market on Granville Island. Vancouver’s jewel: an island in the middle of the city … “… picture a place moulded by a fascinating history, buzzing with a colourful artistic community. A living, breathing urban oasis filled with fine waterfront restaurants, theatres, galleries, studios, unique shops, cafes and the most spectacular … Read More →