M L E  H A G E N       Hat Label  Est. 2008

MLE HAGEN

ABOUT EMILY HAGEN

BORN... _Portland, Oregon 🌲🌲🌲 in the late 70's ☮ EMILY found the cycle of life in art & design from an early age.

20 YEARS LATER ... Moving from PDX ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ NYC & attending the Fashion Institute of Technology - Studying Textile Design, Accessory Design and Millinery.

A COUPLE YEARS LATER... Emily ventured to London's East End to study the lost art of classic couture millinery from the lovely Rose Cory. Rose was Milliner to the late ♕ Queen Mother ♕

TODAY... MLE HAGEN Hats are Made in New York & blocked by hand in the Garment District. Hats are trimmed by heat & hand & finished in MLE HAGEN'S STUDIO