The Headwear Association Dinner

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The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

The Milliner’s Guild

The Headwear Association recently held its 110th (!) Annual Dinner at Central Park’s Boat House, and as usual, it was a fun, hat-filled affair.¬†Awards were given out and models held a lively hat fashion show.

Winners included:

2018 Retailer of the Year: Levine and Levine Hat Company
Ben Rosenthal Award: Art Pottash and Artex Knitting Mills
2018 FIT Scholarship Recipient (with $100,000 donated by S.H. Baik of Young An Hat company): Adam Lee

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

The Headwear Association Board of Directors

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Lee, recipient of the FIT scholarship

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

A model wearing Magid

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Michael & Stephanie Carter, Wallaroo Hat Co.

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Lauren Parker, Accessories Magazine; Kelly Gorman, AccessoriesTheShow/UBM Fashion

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Scott Starnes and Debra Highsmith, Dorfman Pacific

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

A model wearing San Diego Hat Company

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Jason and Michelle Ouhrabka, Korber Hats

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Lance Levine from Levine’s Hat Co.

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Ellen Colon Lugo and Jill Hammer, both wearing Ellen Christine Couture

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

David Molina and Phillip Jolesch, JJ Hat Center

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

A model in a Broner hat

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Kangol 80th Anniversary Peebles Cap

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

At left: Karen Alberg, MR Magazine

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Gerry Miller, Hatco with Paul Guilden and Xiao Li Tan, Stetson

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Jeff Claire, Bollman Hat Company

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Andria Rapagnola and Jessen Fitzpatrick from Salmagundi 2012 THA retailer of the year

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

Art Pottash, Artex Knitting Mills, 2018 Rosenthal Award Winner

The Headwear Association 110th Annual Dinner

A model wearing Stetson

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