About Lisa Schaefer Millinery

A qualified milliner with ten years experience, Lisa has established her own unique millinery label. Lisa Schaefer Millinery specialises in bespoke hats for the races and special occasions and has designed a beautiful bridal headpiece range. Lisa's hats and headpieces are quintessentially elegant and stylish with an exclusive feel. All pieces are tailor made for that special occasion and designed to compliment your special outfit. Taking into account your bone structure, colouring and personality she ensures she accomplishes the individual look you desire.

Presently cocktail hats, up hats and disc hats feature predominantly in her new designs. Some pieces have a vintage flare whilst others have their own unique and distinctive personality. Lisa is well known for her opulant cocktail hats featuring stiffened lace as well as luxurious hand sculptured straw cocktail hats. Traditional millinery techniques are used including hand blocking, extensive hand stitching and hand wiring. All hats are delivered in an elegant hat box.

Designed and hand made at Raffia & Co 58 Main St Grenfell in the upstairs workroom where she also runs millinery classes, Lisa draws inspiration from the fashion and art worlds crafting and sculpting pieces with real personality.

Lisa has completed several Master Classes with Master Milliners in Sydney, continuing to perfect her millinery skills and ensure her designs are unique and are of the highest standard.

All hats on the website are for sale, and some can be made in differents colours and or trimmed differently. Please contact Lisa to establish if a hat is currently available or discuss a tailor made order. All enquiries are very welcome. Follow her on Facebook and Instagram to be the first to see her latest designs, many of which often never make it to the website.


You somehow took an image out of my head and created something far better than I could ever imagine. You listened to what I like, made suggestions and then made an absolutely stunning headpiece which I adore. I spent the whole day feeling and looking fabulous. Thank you for making me feel so special. I love love love your designs, they are sensational. So original and unique. Just gorgeous!

Kelly Nealon