Est 19-09-19



A brimless, round hat often adorned with a coloured net veil (birdcage). Small, simple & elegant they are attached with a hairband or clip. Invented in the 1930's & favoured by famous faces throughout the decades they are a popular choice today.


These fascinators consist of strips of sinamay looped together resulting in simple or bold creations. They can be attached using hairbands, combs or clips & vary in size & height. These fascinators are favoured at a variety of functions.


Simple & understated, these subtle fascinators can be a feathered, flowered or jewelled clip or comb. Classic fascinators are worn to luncheons & dinner functions & by wedding guests & are also popular with formal / prom goers.


Usually called hatinators they are worn tilted to one side & attached with a hairband or clip. These headpieces vary in adornment & size from subtly simple to flamboyantly fabulous. They are popular with wedding guests & race attendees. 


about us

Welcome to hatpin, established 19/09/19 borne out of a desire to create beautiful, unique, quality headpieces.

We offer a bespoke service creating unique, handmade headpieces imagined by you. 

From formals, to functions, weddings & race days, we craft for all special occasions. 

Based in Belfast we offer both an appointment service & also the opportunity to purchase directly online; our headpieces can be colour matched & designs can be any shape or size, detailed with adornments of your choice.

the hatpin

Hatpins were originally designed to be used in pairs to fasten a women's hat to her hair. But in the hands of a damsel in distress, a hatpin may have been the deadliest fashion accessory in history. ... The hatpin as a hidden device was so effective for self-defence that manuals were published on proper usage.

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Hat consultation appointments available:

Mon-Wed & Fri 10am-6pm

Thurs 10am-8pm

Sat 10am-2pm

Upper Lisburn Road



Book an appointment to discuss the unique design of hat you require. Hats in our shop range can be made in any colour, style, size & shape. A unique, hat or fascinator i...
Hat Design Consultation
1 hr
CALL 07565937930


"Fabulous designs. Great range of colours."


“What a talented lady...stunning work"