“Endless Echo Hat, The Easter Parade, NYC – 2015

Posted by on Apr 7, 2015 in Helen's Blog | 0 comments

 "Endless Echo Hat, The Easter Parade, NYC - 2015

Photos: © Helen Oppenheim. Collage by helenoppenheim.com

Heidilee, Design Alchemist, on Fifth Avenue at the Easter Parade in 2015.  She calls herself The Mad Hatter on her Facebook page.  Here she is wearing her “Endless Echo Hat” made of Chrome, with many faces in 3D printed from a scan of her own face. Brilliant. Love it. Art and Symbolism? Surreal Modern? Sci-fi movies and Salvador Dali are influences. She’s won some major awards like the Metropolitan Museum of Art Institute Accessory Design Award 2012 and she was the Fashion Group International Rising Star Award Nominee 2013.  Check out her Echo Hat in Italia Vogue March 2015 (Steven Klein cover story photos.)  Heidilee is a talent to watch.

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Photos: © Helen Oppenheim.  Collage by helenoppenheim.com


Romantic large brimmed Easter Hat – 2013

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014 in Helen's Blog | 2 comments

Romantic Hat for Easter

Photo: Helen Oppenheim

It’s Easter Sunday, put on your Easter hat today! Here’s a large brimmed hat shown at the Douglas Hannant Spring 2013 NY Fashion Week show held at the New York Historical Society.  There was a romantic red rose on the other side.  Fab forever. Whimsical hair by Edward Tricomi, Warren-Tricomi Salons was created to go with the lighthearted Douglas Hannant Fashions. For more on the hair and makeup at this show, click here

Hair: Edward Tricomi, Warren-Tricomi Salons … Makeup: Mikey Castillo, Le Metier de Beauté … Photo: Helen Oppenheim