Welcome to
Haute History!




Fourteen years of
fun hats
and hat parties
Hats About Town.



Fashion Pundit!

Front page comments on the Summer 2012 Olympics for the Boston Globe, royal wedding fashion for NECN, and fashion history for NPR.
Browse In the Media for all my fashion history commentary.





What’s New?

A Diva's Dozen notecards SOLD OUT at Summer 2014 Glimmerglass Festival Shop!

Thirteen 5" by 7" notecards, with original illustrations and text, profiling great women singers, 1750 to 1914.

Contact me for boxed set: $30 each ($5 postage any number).

My five diva videos here.

Sources and further reading here.


 Style For All: Why Fashion, Invented by Kings, Now Belongs to All of Us.

Free slideshow of my illustrated history of fashion.

Buy an e-book or print paperback at Lulu.com. 

What people are saying about Style For All.