02/06/2011 06:52 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Katharine Hamnett Receives CBE In Hat To Rival Princess Bea's

Sadly the Queen did not attempt to compete with Katharine Hamnett's hat. Photo: PA

With coverage of Princess Beatrice's royal wedding millinery winding down and the devastating news that Johnny Depp is trimming his enormous wardrobe of hats to avoid the wrath of Vanessa Paradis we've been looking for something to fill the headpiece-shaped hole in our lives.

Step forward Katharine Hamnett.

Taking the phrase 'a feather in her cap' literally, the designer donned a feathered design by