About Lauren J Ritchie
With a nod to a stylish historical influence Lauren J Ritchie creates quality one off pieces for race days, special occasion, day wear and theatre. Working for Louise Macdonald, a well-respected Melbourne Milliner from 2011-2017 Lauren spent time in 2018 working for Jane Taylor London and Edwina Ibbotson Millinery in London. She has created pieces for Competitions around the world including MIMC, Parkins Fabric, Hatalk, MAA Design Award and invited to take part in the Flemington Oaks Day Millinery Award.
Lauren became member of the Millinery Association of Australia in 2014, was elected to be a member of the committee and then Secretary for the Association in 2016 and again in 2017.
She has the iconic school girl hats for Foxtel’s Picnic at Hanging Rock and cloches for the Miss Fisher Murder Mysteries on the ABC, pieces for The Production Company’s performance of Funny Girl, The Color Purple by Stage Art, Around the World in 80 Days by Ellis Productions and Il Signor Bruschino by Lyric Opera.