TITFERS BY NEST is an independent Hat Hire Business specialising in contemporary Millinery.

A business run from home and BY APPOINTMENT only in Altrincham, South Manchester, Cheshire.

Enjoy old fashioned friendly service teamed with current and exquisite headpieces.


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A handpicked collection of 360 beautiful headpieces in a variety of shapes and sizes. 

Our stock features hats, saucers, perchers and pillboxes from established British hat designers, and independent Milliners. Including: Whiteley, Peter Bettley, Philip Treacy, Maddox, Nigel Rayment, Failsworth, Rachel Black Millinery, Kate Hill Headdresses, Gemma J Millinery and Emma Fozard Millinery. 

Hire prices start from £40 and go upto £100+ for our Premium Hats. (Most of our customers spend around £45- £60 on hiring something fabulous.) Standard Hat Hire is for 5 days. If you need your hat for longer, your hire can be extended subject to an additional charge. If you would like to buy rather than hire, prices range from £85- £650.

To afford you an indulgent 45 minutes of one to one styling and fitting, Titfers works strictly by appointment Monday- Friday. With late night appointments on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Please email or call Sarah to discuss your outfit and event and make your appointment.

Getting the hat absolutely spot on is crucial, so you can always be assured of a polite but frank and unbiased opinion. If you are in need a of a little style steer - I am at your service. A time served retailer and fashion buyer in clothing, shoes, lingerie, and accessories, I have been dressing women top to toe for more decades than I wish to admit to! I pride myself on a warm, relaxed and unstuffy approach. I obsess over detail, so whether you need a hat for The Palace, The Races, Royal Ascot, a Wedding or Synagogue I'm here to help. First time hat wearer, seasoned connoisseur, Mother of The Bride or Mother of the Groom, my experience and advice will make finding a hat for you an easy and enjoyable experience. 

See something you really love, but can't get to Altrincham? We also hire hats remotely, and can send you photos and videos so you really have a chance to "see" the hat via email.  Titfers post Special Delivery nationwide.