Maria Etkind graphic designer and milliner living in The Hague, Netherlands. She makes custom felt hats and fascinators.
Inspired by color
Maria Etkind is a graphic designer, fine artist, and milliner. Her 15 year career in a graphic design and web design was spent living New Orleans, Louisiana. She owns a freelance graphic design studio.
In 2014 she moved from New Orleans to The Hague, Netherlands. Maria did not discover the art of millinery until moving to The Hague. She took a course in hat making and a new passion for hats was born. On Dec. 2017 she moved back to New Orleans, Louisiana to pursue millinery and graphic design.
She is also a contributing writer in the Dutch magazine Hatlines published for members by the Dutch Hat Association.
Her eye for design, color, beading and embroidery details show in her millinery work.
Maria currently creates custom made hats to order. You can also find her hats at Century Girl Vintage in New Orleans.
Photo by: @Karlaphotography