Jennifer Whitmer's Profile
The Impromptu Millinery of Jennifer Whitmer
Long ago I made a hat that was perfectly blocked and trimmed with dainty handmade french wire ribbons artfully arranged just so. It was a perfect hat. It made me nervous.
I decided to wear this hat to lunch and on the way to pick up my friend I placed the hat on the passenger's seat of the car.
My friend and I were so happy to see one another we forgot all about the hat and she sat right on top of it. By the time she slid off the hat it was nearly unrecognizable, having drifted far from it's original incarnation. It had become startlingly imperfect.
After the initial shock wore off, my friend and I discussed the hat over lunch. We agreed that it looked decidedly vintage after its impromptu…
- Born on August 6
- Joined January 6, 2009
- Jennifer Whitmer