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Men’s Elizabethan bonnet, silk / wool over a wired fosshape structure. Designed and constructed by the artist, Summer 2016
Women’s Elizabethan bonnet, silk over a wired pellon structure. Designer and constructed by the artist, Summer 2015
Women’s Victorian topper, silk taffeta on a wired buckram structure. Based on a design by Eiko Ishiko, constructed by the artist Fall 2016
Interior view of Victorian topper
Wire frame Gothic headdress, designed and constructed by the artist Halloween 2016. Millinery wire over a wired buckram structure, tulle, organza, lace, jet beads, fabric flowers
The artist models the Gothic Headdress
The gothic headdress in progress
Italian Renaissance headpiece, designed and created by the artist, September 2014. Vine wire base covered in velvet ribbon and braid trim, decorated with freshwater pearl beads
Hat for the mod scene in “Wicked” on Broadway, Lynne Mackey Studio. Blocked by Lynne Mackey with all other construction by Samantha Reckford
Beret for Glinda, “Wicked” on Broadway by the Lynne Mackey Studio. Stitched by the artist
Collection of bow hairpieces for Cirque de Soleil’s “Paramour”. Silk taffeta over plastic mesh, constructed by the artist
Women’s wool bowler, blocked from a reclaimed hat body. Wool, velvet, grosgrain and velvet. Designed and created by the artist
Butterfly hair fork, designed and created 2010. Hand-sawn copper.
Bangle designed and created by the artist, 2011. Acid-etched bronze.