Project Description: 

In August 2015, Stephen Jones was invited to Montreal to be a part of Festival Mode & Design conferences.

Having made two collections inspired by visits to Canada, one being ‘The Heart of a Woman and the Soul of a Man,’ AW 1985 and ‘Celebration!’ AW 1999. Stephen participated in an in conversation with Stephane le Duc, to a fully booked audience, speaking about his millinery career and his many designer collaborations. During the talk Stephen displayed an array of hats inspired by Canada from his own collection and some hats from his designer collaborations, such as the fez ‘Mystere,’ from the first collaboration with Jean Paul Gaultier in AW 1984.