Karyn Gingas

For over 20 years, Karyn Gingras has been creating exquisite, hand-blocked hats for discerning women and tastemakers. As the driving force behind Lilliput Hats, an atelier and boutique in Toronto, Karyn’s talent and tenacity have made her Canada’s most popular milliner. Using time-honoured techniques and the finest materials, Karyn, and her skilled team of associates, fashion a varied line of exquisite, handmade hats, as well as custom-designed creations for weddings, holidays, fashion events, television commercials and films.

Elsa Schiaparelli

Inspired by the classic, surrealist style of Elsa Schiaparelli,

Karyn’s hats are modern, playful and functional.

At Lilliput Hats, all the work is done in the store workshop. Lilliput Hats are in the collections of Rachel McAdams, Celine Dion, Whoopi Goldberg, Sandra Oh and the former Governor General of Canada, Adrienne Clarkson. Hats are also sold at Holt Renfrew and other fine boutiques across Canada and the United States.

You can learn more about Karyn and see more of her wonderful hats on her website

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