Pith Helmet. Heather Daveno, also known as August Phoenix, focuses solely on hats, taking inspiration from world cultures, especially Asian ones, and historical uses. She sells through galleries and at shows and also enjoys a steampunk following. Heather’s workmanship is tight and impeccable and she also uses recycled materials in her work. Her website has a gallery of images of past hats which can be made to order, so make sure to check that out.