Named after singer-songwriter Patti Smith who became a highly influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses.
Brim - 4”
All Gladys Tamez Millinery pieces are handmade in Los Angeles California using a blend of Western and European traditional artisanal millinery techniques.
Getting the right fit is very personal and important and its well worth the time to get your measurements correct. There are several techniques to measuring your head the most accurate is using a cloth measuring tape also called a “tailors tape”.
(XS) 21 3/4"
(S) 22 1/2"
(M) 23 1/4"
(L) 23 3/4”
Another way is to use a fitted baseball hat that is sized usually in in the range of 7 1/8” - 7 5/8”.
Please keep in mind how and where you wear your hat (low on the forehead, in windy environments, loose over the hair) Do NOT use other hats in your collection for sizing.
Gladys Tamez Millinery is a design driven artisanal hat making company founded by head designer and creative director Gladys Tamez. Handmade in Los Angeles.
Gladys Tamez Millinery is unique in the hat making world in that designs are based on concepts and inspirations that are presented in the traditional seasonal manner of couture and ready-to-wear. Fall Winter looks are usually made with fine rabbit staple and the summer looks in panama straw. All materials are picked from the finest sources worldwide. All hats are made by hand constructed using traditional millinery expertise that blends techniques of American and European tradition. Gladys Tamez Millinery pieces are know for their sculptural forms and this influence of art as a vanguard informs and underlines their luxurious design philosophy.