Welcome to designerhathire.com, the epicentre of millinery excellence.  Our passion for hats and headpieces is only surpassed by our determination to help you find the look you’re looking for, and indulge your desire for heavenly headwear.

We stock only the finest most fabulous creations, from the imaginations of some of Australia’s most renowned milliners. Up and coming designers are showcased as well.

From the simplest of chapeaus to the ostentatiously outrageous, we can cater for every occasion and style, and it’s all here for the lending.  Our collection is brimming with pieces that are adorable and affordable.

Browse by category, availability and price, and when booking, please indicate on the calendar which day you wish to collect it. The booking automatically secures your order for 3 days to allow for collection, wearing and return. Collection address will be forwarded to you, during Spring Carnival we operate a pop-up shop and other times will be from a residence.

We love to look after our interstate hat lovers, for bookings outside Victoria we allow ample time to ensure on-time arrival. Book your piece for the day you need it to arrive by. Please note this service is not yet available during Spring Racing Carnival.

designerhathire.com also offers a concierge service for clients visiting Melbourne. Indicate this when booking and your hat will be waiting for you at your hotel upon your arrival. It can then be left with the front desk when checking out.

To avoid disappointment, we double check availability before sending a confirmation email.  Please see Terms and Conditions for details. And please note that during Spring Carnival, hiring is only available in Melbourne.

If you fall in love with one of the pieces and simply must have it for your collection, please contact us to arrange purchase.

Gift vouchers are also available for purchase, please contact us for further assistance.

Nothing thrills us more than seeing the beaming smiles of our satisfied customers sporting one of our peerless pieces, so if you’d like to share some snaps, kindly email them to kerrie@designerhathire.com, hashtag us #designerhathire on Instagram, post to our Facebook page or tweet them @designerhathire. Share the love of hats!

For any enquires please do not hesitate to contact us or visit the FAQ page if you have any questions.