Sophie Beale Millinery is conceptual and innovative, yet flattering and sophisticated. Each piece is handcrafted with a chic flair and minimal fuss. Named Britain’s hottest new milliner in 2012, Sophie Beale has won multiple awards including the British Fashion Council and Grazia magazine’s national Hat Factor competition, which celebrated Britain’s finest millinery in association with the London Olympics.
The brand has been part of Headonism for five seasons, an initiative supporting the nation’s most unique millinery talent, curated by Stephen Jones OBE and the British Fashion Council. The brand has featured on the cover of Royal Ascot’s Style Guide and was part of The Royal Ascot Millinery Collective 2017 in association with Fenwick. Sophie also made appearances on Channel 4 as a millinery expert in the lead up to Ascot 2015.
Prior to working with a wide range of world-renowned milliners, Sophie studied the highly regarded HNC Millinery at Kensington and Chelsea College, where she now teaches.