Hats Through The Decades

31 Oct 2010

Today is a very exciting day. I should have told you earlier.

I was asked to be compere for a fashion parade of vintage hats which is a fundraiser for the Red Cross. I said yes (of course) and now I'm in my room looking in my wardrobe at my copious amounts of dresses saying 'What do I wear?'

Over a month ago we traversed the Victorian countryside to find the old church housing the Dorothy Nicol Historic Fashion Collection. I added it to foursquare so you can find it if you're a foursquare nut like me. Add it to your to do list here.

The collection consists of mainly clothes but there are copious amounts of hats, which will be used in the fashion parade. I went to the venue with the organisers and three of the models so that we could select the hats that would be featured in the parade.

So today at 2pm the event will kick off in Ballarat. It's $20 per person and if you are interested in attending, tell them you are on Liana's table.

The full details for the event are:

Ballarat Trendsetters Red Cross Unit present:
Hats Through the Decades
Sunday 31st October
at the Central Wendouree Bowling Club
1330 Gregory St. Wendouree
2pm - 4pm
Dress to impress as the event will be a High Tea.
Drinks at bar prices.

Hope to see you there. If you would like to see the full photo collection from the day at the Dorothy Nicol Collection on flickr click here. Pictures from the event to come.


  1. great blog and some beautiful pictures. I am now following you.

    FF xo


  2. Thanks!
    Just checked out your blog and I like your taste. Consider yourself followed back Missy


    Hey. FF...fully-fashioned/finding femme :)
    (Well spotted Watson)


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