If you know the name Eugenia Kim then you know this hat designer is one of the most beloved by celebrities and fashion editors. Her hats grace the pages of A-list fashion magazines and her name is one of the most well known by the young hip fashion crowd.
Kim won the CFDA/Perry Ellis award for Accessories Design in 2004 and has collaborated with Coach, Opening Ceremony, Urban Outfitters and Target. She has made hats for designers Catherine Malandrino, Diane Von Furstenberg, Donna Karan, Erin Featherston, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, and Timo Weiland.
For Spring-Summer 2012 Kim draws inspiration from the adventurous, independent woman. She uses vivid colors and patterns, influenced by Asia and Europe and is using natural materials such as toyo paper braid, Bao straw and hemp, linen, silk, and denim with embroidered trims.
The new straw collection introduces the BUNNY wide-brimmed sunhat. The BUNNY is a bestseller among the jet-setting crowd! She also brought back the CASSIDY boho fedora with frayed edge.
Kim’s woven collection features classic linen caps in stripes and Ikat prints. She also introduced the reversible bucket hat and the boho fedora with frayed edge and silk scarf band. Kim is also quite attuned to the fashionable use of hair accessories, headbands and scarf wraps.
Eugenia Kim hats and hair accessories are sold at Barneys New York, Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus , Net-a-Porter.com and Saks Fifth Avenue, as well as over 200 specialty boutiques worldwide.
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