At the Royal wedding in Louise Green hats

Gina Torres, actress from Suits.

 

Silver Tree producer/director of Suits arriving at the Royal wedding with her husband.

 

Meredith Winston in her custom Gunmetal Grey Louise Green headpiece

May 19, 2018 by Lawrence Green

Royal Wedding: So Many Hats! Hollywood Reporter

Which royals and stars worked with Philip Treacy, Stephen Jones – and L.A.-based milliner Louise Green?

Hats and fascinators did not disappoint at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle: An abundance of couture headgear was seen at St. George’s Chapel Saturday morning, and all of it was on point, according to Los Angeles-based milliner Louise Green. “The quality, the level, the styling – everybody looked incredible,” Green said soon after the conclusion of the ceremony. “I didn’t see any weird hats. I only saw great workmanship and style.”

Gina Torres

 In her Cotner Avenue studio, Green created a trio of hats for London-bound Americans invited to the wedding: a blush-toned straw fedora style for Meghan’s former Suits co-star, Gina Torres; a lampshade design (similar to a bucket hat, the shape was popularized by Christian Dior in the 1950s) in navy, accented with an oversized silk cabbage rose, for Suitsproducer Silver Tree; and a dramatic, wave-like fascinator in gunmetal gray for Meredith Winston, wife of Ben Winston, writer and producer of The Late Late Show with James Corden. Torres’s hat, which featured sprigs of vintage leaves, also came with a healthy dose of symbolism. “She wanted classic American style; she wanted to go as an American, so she decided on a fedora, which was perfect for her,” Green explained.

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Gina is wearing a custom Danny, Profile Fedora, in blush.See the selection of Danny's on the website.

May 19, 2018 by Lawrence Green

KTLA Morning news visits Louise Green for Royal Wedding fashion tips

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May 17, 2018 by Lawrence Green

ET & Lauren Zima visit Louise Green to talk Royal Wedding

With the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle coming, Lauren Zima & Entertainment Tonight are doing their homework in reporting about everything British & special for the Royal wedding.   And yes hats are fun & special & required for Royal occasions.

May 17, 2018 by Lawrence Green

In LOUISE GREEN hats at the 144th running of the KENTUCKY DERBY, 2018

In LOUISE GREEN hats at the 144th running of the KENTUCKY DERBY, Tina Knowles with Bobby Brown & wife Alicia Etheredge Brown

Tina is wearing a variation of 7252WY Whimsy, ivory/black Whimsy, ivory/black

Alicia is wearing a Kelly, Profile Top Hat in natural with midnight.  See all of the Kelly's,

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May 05, 2018 by Lawrence Green

Louise Green White Fedora in People Magazine Special Scandal Edition

2018 People Magazine Scandal Special Edition

Ahead of the series’ upcoming finale this spring, PEOPLE spoke to the show’s favorite gladiators and power players for a new special magazine edition, All Seven Seasons of Scandal.

Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope

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April 27, 2018 by Lawrence Green

Scandal: Does Olivia Pope Still Wear the White Hat?

The LOUISE GREEN white fedora featured on Scandal became a central theme and symbol of morality on the hit TV show & people are talking. 

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April 20, 2018 by Lawrence Green

'SCANDAL' COSTUME DESIGNER REFLECTS ON THE 9 MOST MEANINGFUL FASHION MOMENTS

FASHIONISTA.com
by FAWNIA SOO HOO
April 18, 2018

Lyn Paolo pours one out, figuratively, by sharing the heartfelt stories behind her favorite Olivia Pope costumes.

Throughout seven seasons of ABC's "Scandal," the much-discussed costumes by Lyn Paolo helped impart "IT'S HANDLED" through Olivia Pope's plush designer outerwear and a comprehensive collection of black and white dresses suitable for all types of swampy Washington, D.C. occasions. Plus, those sumptuous and roomy Pradabags pulled double-duty for holding incriminating photos, various iterations of smartphones and, apparently, mints and camouflaging Kerry Washington's IRL baby bump. 

But the "Scandal" costumes sent a deeper message by showing that killer — see what I did there? — fashion is a tool for both inspiring and equipping smart, successful and ambitious women in a professional setting — whether high, low or both. Paolo intentionally mixed high-end fashion (that designers literally ripped off mannequins in the hopes of dressing Kerry Washington) with accessible brands. The costume designer was also on the forefront of tweeting directly with ultra-engaged fans about where to find Olivia and co.'s exact wardrobe, or comparable (and affordable) alternatives.

 

But during a free moment, the costume designer was more than happy to get nostalgic over her favorite of Olivia's costumes on "Scandal," and reflect on why the moments means so much to her and the fans. Paolo hopes the show's legacy through costume will live on long after Olivia presumably leaves the White House and her fixer days for an idyllic life in Vermont spent with President Fitzgerald Grant [Tony Goldwyn] and an artisanal jam-making business.

"I would want women to look at Olivia and, in fact, all of the cast, as inspirations," says Paolo. "I hope the show has shown women how to be themselves in the workplace and how we can all find our own strut with fashion as our inspiration."   

"WHITE HAT'S BACK ON," SEASON 2, EPISODE 22

Photo: ABC/Richard Cartwright

"I love 'The White Hat' — mostly because it was from David [Rosen, played by Josh Molina], but also because it embodies the Olivia who is on the right path. I also love that it was made here in Los Angeles by Louise Green, a milliner who does amazing work."

The "Scandal" series finale airs at 10 p.m. on Thursday, April 19.

BY
FAWNIA SOO HOO

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April 18, 2018 by Lawrence Green

Lauren Zima & ET visit Louise Green


With the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle coming, Lauren Zima & Entertainment Tonight are doing their homework in reporting about everything British & special for the Royal wedding.   And yes hats are fun & special & required for Royal occasions. 

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March 27, 2018 by Lawrence Green