Monday, January 12, 2015

Bridal Collection 2015

Check us out on the cover of Boston Weddings Magazine and in the fashion editorial for Spring 2015!  Our birdcage bridal veils are always hot.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Fall/Winter 2014 Hats Collection

Fall/Winter 2014
The Raven Collection featuring our signature felt feather headbands, headpieces & berets

Monday, April 8, 2013

Kentucky Derby & Oaks hats, May 3 & 4, 2013

Make an entrance at the kentucky Derby 2013 in a Black & white sinamay hat by GALVIN-ized Headwear

'Tangerine Dream", to die for!   we're mad about the colour combo on this Spectacular Kentucky Derby Hat

"My Fair Lady", be unforgettable in this striking white & black kentucky Derby hat by GALVIN-ized Headwear.

Sunday, April 7, 2013

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Kentucky Derby hats 2013 - Part 2

How to look spectacular at Kentucky Derby 2013
Fashion tip #1, wear a fabulous Derby Hat!

Isabella - front view

Isabella - side view
It's important to look great from all angles

With every twist & turn - front view
with every twist & turn - side view
A rose is not a rose by any other name
front view
side view

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Kentucky Derby Hat Collection 2013

Our Kentucky Derby 2013 Hat Collection is guaranteed to make you stand out in sea of floppy brims.   These are one of a kind and are skillfully handcrafted designs.
Kentucky Derby hat - "She said what?"
Kentucky derby Hat - Side view
Kentucky Derby Hat - "Enough about me"
Kentucky Derby Hat - side view

Monday, January 14, 2013

Kentucky Derby Hats & Fascinators

It's that time of year again. Yes, it's Kentucky Derby time! Whether you're a Derby veteran or it's you're first time attending, it's important to carefully consider your headwear needs. Here at GALVIN-ized Headwear, we're busy as bees designing and creating the perfect Kentucky Derby Hats & Derby fascinators.   Guaranteed to set you apart from the crowd in a GALVIN-ized Headwear Derby hat or fascinator.

Kentucky Derby hat - Audrey

Kentucky Derby Hat - Headpiece

Kentucky Derby Hat- Fireworks

Kentucky Derby Hat - That Way

Friday, November 30, 2012

They're back

Haven't done these for awhile and after many requests, I went through my Faux Fur treasure throve.   So think Dr. Zhivago meets Anna Karenina at the winter Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia.


Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Hats: An Anthology by Stephen Jones

Hats: An Anthology by Stephen Jones, Opening Day Activities

I give the first presentation of the the opeing day followed by Mr. Stephen Jones.
How amazing is that?

Hats: An Anthology by Stephen Jones, Opening Day Activities

Join us as we celebrate the opening of Hats: An Anthology by Stephen Jones. Hat designer Marie Galvin chooses and then styles hats for audience volunteers, Stephen Jones discusses his art and creative vision and hat designer Orlando Palacios from Worth & Worth, NYC, illustrates how the right hat can infuse any man's outfit with vibrancy and stability.


11:30 am-12:30 pm | Atrium
Hats and hair accessories have always been a part of milliner Marie Galvin's vision of the perfect ensemble. "My mission is to create unique handcrafted headwear, providing multiple expressions for the women who wear them." Galvin, of GALVIN-ized Hats, Boston, shows you how to choose the right hat, and style it to complement your face.


1 pm | Morse Auditorium
Reservations by September 6
Explore the world of millinery with Stephen Jones, one of the fashion world's foremost milliners, Oriole Cullen, curator of modern textiles and fashion at London's Victoria and Albert Museum and Lynda Hartigan, The James B. and Mary Lou Hawkes Chief Curator at PEM. This panel of experts discusses the cultural, historic and decorative properties of the hat, as well as the creation of the exhibition Hats: An Anthology by Stephen Jones.
Stephen Jones's work is represented in the permanent collections of the Victoria & Albert museum, the Louvre, The Fashion Institute of Technology, the Brooklyn Museum, the Kyoto Costume Institute and the Australian National Gallery. His beguiling hats routinely grace magazine covers and enliven window displays of the most stylish stores.
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3-4 pm | Morse Auditorium
Reservations by September 6
Orlando Palacios has spent the last 20 years designing and manufacturing handcrafted hats for fashion designers, celebrities, Broadway shows and stylish people from around the world. As the owner and head designer of the venerable New York haberdashery, Worth & Worth, he has grown to be the go-to lid-crafter for musicians ranging from Keith Richards to Elvis Costello and Beyoncé. At PEM, Palacios discusses design and the fashion - traditional and contemporary - of wearing men's hats.

Made possible by the Lowell Institute

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Saturday, September 8, 2012 from 11:30am - 4pm

Location: Peabody Essex Museum

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Hatlife - The Hatty Awards

Thank you to Hatlife, the worlds leading headwear resource for GALVIN-ized Headwear recent Hatty Award.   It's an award given to leaders in the millinery industry worldwide.   This is our second year to receive this award.