European Designer, American style. John Callanan originally from Cork City Ireland, had the privilege of studying with one of America's legendary milliners, Anne Albrizio at The Fashion Institute NYC. He would like to also acknowledge his mentor Martin Izquierdo, who suggested that he study hat making and to Douglas Highsmith for supporting the brand for the past 24 years. Callanan hats are distributed by Dorfman Pacific Hat Company.
Friday, February 11, 2011
CALLANAN Legacy "Gustavia" fedora style number CR1180S-NAT as seen in the March issue of Lucky. http://www.luckymag.com/
This fedora is hand blocked in light weight ramie straw that has a linen quality look. It is also available with blk stitched band CR86S-NAT, previously shown in Marie Claire