• Michelle Meehan | Features Writer - intouch

Meet the Maker - The Perfect Hat


For Nikita Rolleston, it seemed only natural that a lifelong love of wearing hats evolved into a full-time career crafting them by hand. The Cronulla-based milliner and her mother Audrey Rolleston are the creative team behind The Salty Crown, a boutique business lovingly creating a unisex range of stylish fedora-style hats using traditional methods.

While Nikita’s passion may have started many years ago, her journey towards launching her own range began in earnest in 2016.