Sophie Beale really knows about the language of millinery; how hats fit on the head and the whole body. she has a great understanding of scale and subtlety. in fact her most subtle hats are the most magic.
Stephen Jones OBE

vibrant, captivating headpieces with a graceful delicacy that plays against a bold yet sensitively considered line.

London based Sophie Beale Millinery is conceptual and innovative yet fashion forward, flattering and sophisticated. beautifully hand crafted for the chic woman who appreciates flair without fuss.

the brand was recently invited to exhibit the SS16 collection at London Fashion Week as part of Headonism, an initiative to support four of the nation’s most unique millinery talents, curated by Stephen Jones OBE and the British Fashion Council.

named Britain’s hottest new milliner in 2012, Sophie Beale is winner of various awards including the British Fashion Council and Grazia magazine’s national Hat Factor, judged by Philip Treacy and Stephen Jones. her work was selected from over 100 milliners to join a celebration of Britian’s finest millinery in association with the Olympics.

the brand is sold internationally with a growing list of high profile clients and press coverage, including the cover of Royal Ascot’s Style Guide and appearances on Channel 4 as a millinery expert in the lead up to Ascot 2015.

having worked with a selection of iconic milliners from Noel Stewart to Philip Treacy, Sophie was head hunted for the position of couture milliner at Stephen Jones before launching her own brand.
Sophie graduated with a distinction from Kensington and Chelsea College’s world renowned hnc millinery in 2011, where she now teaches. her training also includes study with Rose Cory, once milliner by royal appointment to the late Queen Mother.

bespoke commissions and collaborations available.