22 October 2018
Jill Humphries design
Jill Humphries is one of Australia’s busiest and most awarded milliners with some clients owning over 50 pieces. Over the past few years she has handmade over 300 winning ‘Fashions on the Field’ pieces for clients, won the Myer Millinery Award in 2014, was the milliner for the Myer Design Award 2015, and was runner up in the worldwide Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Millinery Award (Worldwide competition).
She currently maintains an international client base thanks to racing events around Australia, UK, Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai, United States and New Zealand. Humphries sources the best millinery supplies from around the world to incorporate into her cutting-edge and always-evolving millinery style. Every piece in her range is handmade in her atelier in Melbourne. Her design style is sleek and unfussy with a clean line. She is mostly known in the millinery world for her floral leather work. With a strong social media presence, Jill has established a leading edge that has seen her hats sell online in less than a minute of the image being shared with her followers.