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.


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What’s New?

"A Diva's Dozen" Notecards Available Now!

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).

Click here for all the Videos!

Click here for sources and further reading.


Style for All

Click here for what they're saying about my
illustrated history of fashion: 
Style For All: Why Fashion, Invented by Kings,
Now Belongs to All of Us

Click here to buy an e-book or print paperback at Lulu.com. 

Click here to see a free slideshow of the entire book.