Tomoko Tahara has been creating original design hats and accessories since 1996, she works as a freelance designer with several hat companies in Japan, and her work has been displayed in selected boutiques and department stores around Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka, Vancouver.
Since 2011, she is involving to create art hats more than ready to wear hats.

*All of my original designs are copyright protected and must not be copied or reproduced in any way without prior permission from ©Tomoko Tahara




4 in a room - group exhibition

November 11-13 at the playground 434 Columbia Vancouver,BC

More detail:#4inaroomyvr


Bridport hat festival, Bridport,England

Short listed in their contest


collaboration exhibition "Tomoko Tahara & Kodai - Do the right shing"

Gallery conceal Shibuya,Tokyo, Japan 

Deer head ( Sunny day after the snow) hat : short listed in Snow design contest and displayed in Kaga Snow museum in kaga city, Ishikawa, Japan

Felt feature fashion show at their Canadian felt contest exhibition in Salt spling island BC

See me international art exhibition in NY


design for stephen Jones contest (uk) commended and shortlisted by Stephen Jones (British milliner) and Dolly Jones(Vogue UK).Featured on


Etsy featured seller interview

Lingkaran vol 8 (Sony magazines):interview

Kyoto market guide (Bessatsu Taiyou,Heibon publishing):interview