He’s as mad as a hatterPosted on in Design
Stephen Jones is known for eccentricity.
Born in Cheshire, England, and a former student of the elite Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, Jones burst on to the London fashion scene during its explosion of street style in the late 70s. He has been one of the worlds most radical and prolific milliners having crates hats for catwalk, fashion designers and celebrities for decades.
During his 30 year career, he has designed hats for the world’s who’s who – from Lady Gaga to Princess Diana, Madonna to Audrey Tautou, Kylie Minogue to Dita Von Teese and Boy George to the Rolling Stones. He has also collaborated with iconic fashion designers including Vivienne Westwood, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Marc Jacobs, Giles, Comme des Garcons and Dior.
QT Fashion Week and Awards Gold Coast is just around the corner. Time to don your most fabulous hat!