Fenwick supports Brain Tumour Research with designer hat auction

first_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Howard Lake | 19 May 2016 | News Tagged with: auction corporate Philip Treacy’s hat for Brain Tumour Research and Fenwick’s 125th anniversary  118 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis20 Fenwick of Bond Street is marking its 125th anniversary with a millinery exhibition which will conclude with an online auction for Brain Tumour Research.The exhibition will feature 13 bespoke pieces, with one hat marking each decade since the store opened. It will be display in the Bond Street shop from 19 May to 2 June.Online auction house Paddle8 will handle the auction. Customers will be able to bid on each hat at the exhibition or online. Winning bids will receive their bespoke hat, a sketch from the milliner and an exclusive signed collector’s item hat box, illustrated by Clym Evernden.In addition to the auction, Fenwick shoppers will be able to donate a discretionary £1 on every transaction in the store, and in two in-store restaurants.Rachel Trevor-Morgan’s hat for Brain Tumour Research and Fenwick’s 125th anniversarycenter_img William Chambers hat for Brain Tumour Research and Fenwick’s 125th anniversaryWear A Hat DayOne of Brain Tumour Research’s major fundraising campaigns is its annual Wear A Hat Day in March, hence the partnership. Indeed, Philip Treacy OBE, a patron of Brain Tumour Research, has designed the piece for the present decade.Both he and milliner Stephen Jones OBE have previously created exclusive brooches to support “Wear A Hat Day”, as have fellow couture milliners featured in the exhibition, Rachel Trevor Morgan and Vivien Sheriff.Brain Tumour Research is an umbrella charity, working in collaboration with member charities around the UK. With its umbrella groups and fundraisers across the UK, it raised over £4 million in 2015.  117 total views,  1 views today Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis20 Fenwick supports Brain Tumour Research with designer hat auctionlast_img read more