01 April 2016
HATS OFF TO THE SEASON: DISCOVER THE PERFECT HAT WITH VIVIEN SHERIFF AT BROWN’S HOTEL AND TAKE ON THE SUMMER SEASON IN STYLE
Brown’s Hotel is pleased to be partnering with renowned milliner, Vivien Sheriff this summer season. For those attending Royal Ascot, Glorious Goodwood, Henley Royal Regatta or a society wedding this summer, making exactly the right style statement can be a tricky balance. Help is at hand with our exclusive meet the milliner at Brown’s Hotel experience. Stay at Brown’s Hotel, taking advantage of the ‘Hats off to the season’ package and enjoy a night in a Junior Suite with breakfast the following morning, a personal styling consultation in suite with Vivien Sheriff and a stunning Vivien Sheriff hat to wear to all the events of the summer season.
Award-winning English milliner, Vivien Sheriff, creates incredible hats and headpieces, favoured by British Royalty. Vivien Sheriff signature design is sculptural in form and meticulous in detail. Distinct silhouettes together with intricate feather layering and hand-curled crystal-speckled quills, make up elements of Vivien Sheriff finest couture pieces. Vivien Sheriff recommends this package for brides wishing to treat their mothers before the big day, to ensure that they too turn heads on the wedding day!
The ‘Hats off to the season’ package includes:
- A night at Brown’s Hotel, staying in a Junior Suite, based on double occupancy (upgrade to a higher suite category available on request)
- A personal consultation with renowned milliner, Vivien Sheriff in suite at Brown’s Hotel
- A Vivien Sheriff hat (there is a choice of 3 key designs in a range of colours)
- Breakfast in room or in HIX Mayfair
The package starts at £1710 inc VAT and is based on two people sharing a Junior Suite (only one Vivien Sheriff hat is included in the price). Package available from 1st May 2016 – 31st August 2016 (subject to availability).
“We’re very proud to be partnering with Brown’s Hotel this summer, Browns is such an iconic institution with whom we share core principles; a distinctive uniqueness and attention to detail when it comes to customer experience” Vivien Sheriff
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For further press information and media enquiries, please contact:
Sophie Grounds, Director of Communications, Tel: +44 (0)20 7518 4169
Brown’s Hotel, Albemarle Street, Mayfair, London, W1S 4BP
Tel: +44 (0)20 7493 6020 Fax: +44 (0)20 7518 4064
Notes to Editors
Creative entrepreneur, Vivien Sheriff traded in the finest vintage textiles from around the world, prior to founding her eponymous millinery business.
Based in the heart of rural Wiltshire, Vivien Sheriff’s English heritage millinery is a multi award-winning, luxury brand at the forefront of British headwear design. The creative-strong team work by hand at the highest level to produce exceptional quintessentially English head-turning hats and show-stopping headpieces inspired by the natural beauty and abundant wildlife surrounding the studio’s bucolic setting in Downton, Wiltshire.
Signature designs are sculptural in form and meticulous in detail. Distinct silhouettes created by makers using specialist techniques crafted with responsibly sourced quality materials, form both the couture pieces and daywear range.
As a member of Walpole- the UK trade body representing British Luxury brands, Vivien Sheriff shares their founding principles to harness innovation, design and service within the luxury market. Values that no doubt helped propel the brand into the global spot light in 2011 when Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge wore a Vivien Sheriff headpiece for her first official engagement with Prince William, and topped the list of designers who dressed guests at the royal wedding.
The brand now represents the Best of British headwear fashions around the world.
Vivien Sheriff makes regular appearances in the public domain, sharing her expertise on headwear via radio and TV, speaking at events and judging panel roles.
Media liaison / Event enquiries: Contact Anna Hickling
T: +44 (0) 1725 512 983
Rocco Forte Hotels
Established by Sir Rocco Forte and sister, Olga Polizzi in 1996, Rocco Forte Hotels is a family of 10 individual hotels and resorts. All of the hotels are landmarks, both old and new, occupying magnificent buildings in exceptional locations. Led by a family who has been in hospitality for four generations, the hotels are united by their distinctive approach to service ensuring guests experience the best of the cities and surrounding areas.
Rocco Forte Hotels comprises: Hotel de Russie, Rome; Hotel Savoy, Florence; Verdura Resort, Sicily; The Balmoral, Edinburgh; Brown’s Hotel, London; The Charles Hotel, Munich; Villa Kennedy, Frankfurt; Hotel de Rome, Berlin; Hotel Amigo, Brussels; Hotel Astoria, St Petersburg.
Future opening: Jeddah in 2016, Shanghai in 2018
Rosie O’Brien, Group Communications Director
Rocco Forte Hotels