Royal Ascot preview: Harrogate milliner Jenny Roberts joins celebrity hatmaker Stephen Jones at Chapeau! Mayfair pop-up shop

Bespoke Harrogate milliner Jenny Roberts has joined royal and celebrity hatmaker Stephen Jones and 10 other top British Hat Guild members to showcase statement hats and headpieces in Mayfair ahead of Royal Ascot.

The Chapeau! pop-up store on Mount Street in Mayfair is open until May 29, in time for Royal Ascot, which takes place this year from Tuesday, June 18, to Saturday, June 22. It celebrates British millinery with a range of handcrafted, bespoke hats and headpieces for special occasion wear and every event in the social calendar. Styles are available on request, with several milliners working on a made-to-order schedule.

Jenny Roberts designs are showcased alongside pieces by Martha Lynn, Edwina Ibbotson, Lisa Tan, Stephen Jones, Alexandra Harper, Giulia Mio, Grainne Maher, Judy Bentinck, Lomax & Skinner, Sarah Cant and Victoria Grant.

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Stephen Jones says: "This area is the beating heart of London, and it is an honour to bring the wonder and fantasy of Ascot millinery to these streets. We cannot wait to see the ladies with all our fabulous hats set forth to Royal Ascot after visiting our store.”

Jenny Roberts Millinery Chapeau! Collection Soft Pink Asymmetric design.Jenny Roberts Millinery Chapeau! Collection Soft Pink Asymmetric design.
Jenny Roberts Millinery Chapeau! Collection Soft Pink Asymmetric design.

Lisa Tan says: “The millinery industry is a close-knit one, and it’s such a special experience to be able to come together with our peers to promote our craft in such a prestigious setting. What makes our pop-up particularly unique is the strong support from our team – our milliners, who are some of Britain’s finest hatmakers, will be onsite each day and available to answer questions and impart their years of millinery wisdom to all who visit. This makes our pop-up more than just another shopping destination, providing clients with a look into the passion and dedication we have for our industry.”

Chapeau! Is at Mount Street in Mayfair and at

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