Boater with high crown

Auckland milliner, Kay Marie Cruikshank, made hats under the label Kay Marie Millinery. Her salon was located downstairs in Vulcan Lane, Auckland. Kay Marie was known for her one-off model hats which she made for weddings, funerals, christenings and garden parties. This hat is modelled by Tina Grenville.


Photographer: Photocraft
Model Tina Grenville
Credit: Image courtesy of Tina Grenville
Copyright: All Rights Reserved, Image © Photocraft
Designer: Kay Marie Cruikshank
Manufacturing location: Vulcan Lane, Auckland
Garment type: Hat
Material: Straw
Features: The white straw is offset by a wide band of black and white grosgrain ribbon.
Label: Kay Marie
Date: 1960s