Luke Song

Milliner, Mr. Song's Hats, Detroit

Luke Song appears in the following:

Caps for Sale! A Visit with Aretha Franklin's Milliner

Friday, April 30, 2010

Just in time for the Kentucky Derby, we talk to Luke Song, a Detroit milliner who created the infamous crystal studded hat worn by Aretha Franklin at the inauguration of President Obama. The Detroit business-owner tells us a bit about the cultural history of the hat, and why one's personality matters just as much as the size of their crown when choosing the perfect brim for their brow. 

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