William Chambers Millinery
William is a Glasgow-based milliner, who creates bespoke handmade hats, head pieces and bridal millinery. He studied at the Scottish College of Textiles in Galashiels and the Metropolitan University in Glasgow.
SIGNATURES: “Elegance with an edge: traditional shapes with a 21st century twist.”
TRADEMARK PIECE: “Plastic bloomer – a large brightly coloured patent, plastic rose perched atop a pill box.”
WHAT DO YOU CONSIDER YOUR GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: “Establishing my London stockists over the past few years and opening my own hat shop in Glasgow this year.”
THE COLLECTION: “The Scottish Colourists, in particular JD Ferguson.”
IF YOU COULD DRESS ANYONE, WHO WOULD IT BE AND WHY? “Elizabeth l and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. I have a thing about the Royals.”