Introducing – ZARA CARPENTER

Hello Gals…Have you been feeling the chill this week, have you sorted out your wardrobe and put all your summer clothes away for next year? If like me you have done all of that and are looking for some bright and beautiful head gear to wear with your winter separates… then look no further…..

….Than ‘Chatham Girl’ the lovely Zara Carpenter is the owner and designer of these beautiful pieces and she has an etsy shop! Thank Goodness for that I can hear you all cry! as these bespoke accessories will make beautiful christmas presents for all your friends and family….

 ….Zara does a bespoke service, perfect if you need something for a wedding or a special occassion, she really is a talented gal, she also writes poetry and loves turning something tired and old into something new and beautiful.

‘Chatham Girl’ was born in Kent and in the heart of the historic Naval Port of Chatham….where else!….This town has so much history and wonderful architecture…is it a wonder that this talented girl wanted to call her brand after this great city.

 This is her ETSY SHOP.….Please go and check her out and come and tell me what you think…this is raw British talent at its BEST!

Millinery design by Zara Carpenter

Photography by Rikard Osterlund

Styling by Fanny Kellerman

Make up by Chantelle Queenbarrows

Models :: Bexi LaRouge Wilkinson and Annabella Bassett

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  1. Kelly
    26th October 2009 / 12:55 am

    Fabuloous! I love the Beret with the bow! I will certainly be having a look, thank you for sharing!

  2. Deer Darling
    25th October 2009 / 4:10 pm

    I am in love with that ship piece! I am a new reader of your blog and I have to tell you I love it so much! Have a wonderful day!

  3. Anonymous
    25th October 2009 / 6:40 am

    thank you Happy ~ I just met you tonight and enjoyed all of your happiness! I'll be back… Have a happy day! Richele

  4. A Sort Of Fairy Tale
    24th October 2009 / 4:11 pm

    absolutely beautiful hats! love the beret style one with the big bow and the top hat!also, just wanted to let you know that i just love your blog and all the cath kidston images on it!

  5. Fabulous Frau in the Aussie Bush
    23rd October 2009 / 9:54 am

    Fabulously gorgeous hats! Thanks so much for sharing – fab blog!

  6. Florence and Mary
    22nd October 2009 / 8:44 pm

    I'm off to check this out, I do love a hat in Winter and even better I have 2 weddings to end end of the year!Victoria xx

  7. dottydaisies
    22nd October 2009 / 8:07 pm

    hmm have a posh wedding in feb to attend fancy a big flower- thanks happy!!!!!

  8. Thoughts on Life and Millinery.
    22nd October 2009 / 7:11 pm

    Love, love, love those hats!!! Come on ladies…figure it out: hats make a girl stand out in a crowd as some with spunk, sass, and style worth noting.Kudos to the UK for the continual brilliance in the field of millinery, and thanks for highlighting another great milliner!

  9. ~Lavender Dreamer~
    22nd October 2009 / 7:09 pm

    How stylish! I'm off to see her shop! Thanks!

    22nd October 2009 / 5:19 pm

    Hello! I just love these hats, and I love our english talent, which should be supported! I will have a look! Some of us gals are having a Cath Kidston party today on the old blogland! great fun. Suzie. xxx

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