Joy Scott is a British hat designer who has a passion for the unique and creates hats and headpieces that are one-of-a-kind just like the people who wear them.
Total transparency. Joy is a little obsessed with headwear. She finds inspiration everywhere and sees hats in nearly everything - from the architectural shapes of buildings to modern furniture designs and sculptural shapes.
We invite you to browse the following pages and see how Joy’s love affair with hats become works of art that you wear… everything from fedoras to fascinators to big brims to cloches… to help you top off your favorite outfits in style!
See a hat you like? Click on it and make it yours, with free shipping. Ready-to-wear orders are usually filled in 1 – 2 weeks. Custom-made orders are usually filled in 2-3 weeks.
Want to learn the millinery arts and make your own hat or headpiece? Joy offers a series of hat making workshops suitable for beginners or those with experience.
Joy has been a part of the international hat scene for over 9 years. Her hats have been worn by royalty, on display at the Atelier-Musee Du Chapeau (Hat Museum) in Lyon, France and in Chicago’s first street fashion show with designer Barbara Bates’ outerwear on Michigan Avenue’s Magnificent Mile. She was also named Premiere Milliner for events at the famed Drake Hotel in Chicago, where her bridal headpieces graced the catwalk alongside Vera Wang and St. Pucchi gowns.
Joy studied at the Kensington and Chelsea College in London. But she never stops exploring or discovering. To add to the uniqueness of her designs, Joy studied special millinery techniques with Marie O’Regan, Royal Milliner to the Queen. And when time allows, she still does.
Along the way, Joy has shown numerous satisfied customers what a difference a fashionable fedora, tasteful trilby or fierce fascinator can make!