Welcome to the fascinating world of hats!

Handmade men’s and women’s hats, casual caps, modern interpreted hairbands are made in my studio as well as flower wreaths to match traditional costumes and for weddings. I also advise you in styling matters as certified style and image consultant.

In the ServusTV LogoServusTV broadcast “Around the Traunsee” (in German) you can find out more about me and my work as a milliner.

I’m looking forward to welcoming you in my studio in the beautiful Salzkammergut!

your milliner,
Claudia Gams


PerMUT 2024 Exhibition with two of my particularly surprising creations

In the European Capital of Culture (ECOC) year 2024, the Hand.Werk.Haus Salzkammergut and its project partner Otelo are fully dedicated to their joint ECOC-project “SCALA – Salzkammergut Craft Art Lab”. In its special exhibition “PerlMUT”/pearl courage the Centre for contemporary craft-based culture shows a wide variety of exhibition features designed by crafts people, artists and …

Hats, Caps & Turbans

All hats and headpieces are unique and handmade in my studio.

Do you like a piece? I would be happy to create a piece according to your individual ideas (e.g.: color or material)!

Current models can be found on Instagram DieHutmacherin.at and on Facebook The Hatdesigner or in my studio!

About the hatdesigner

I design and manufacture all kinds of hats and headwear for a wide variety of occasions, such as:
festivals with traditional costumes or
simply to impress with an individual fashionable appearance.
Please contact me!

Claudia Gadermair-Gams
PhD historian
passionate Milliner (hat maker)
creative & extraordinary

Interview and insights into my work as a milliner in a TV broadcast:
ServusTV Heimatleuchten “Around the Traunsee” (in German)

Instagram Logohttps://www.instagram.com/diehutmacherin.at/