Anna Shoub's Profile
People often ask me how I began to make hats. It all began with an obsession for recreating a time gone by when beauty was something that lived in our everyday lives. At 19 I bought my first hat and forced myself to find the courage to wear it. I was amazed at the reaction. Busy people stopped to smile,or offer a friendly, "Nice Hat!" and strangers held doors open for me. I was hooked. As my hat habit grew it became apparent to me that I was either going to have to meet a millionaire or learn to make them myself. I never did meet that millionaire, but I now have enough hats to fill a museum, a beautiful woodworker husband and a wonderful son who believes that everyone makes hats or build furniture.
I love so many different aspects of hat making and play with them all, but I have become known for my polar fleece and organic jersey hats. I try to recreate a vintage, classic…
- Born on January 26
- Joined January 2, 2008