Fashion History of
coverings became symbols of status . Hats progressed to become an art
a very noticeable accessory because the onlooker’s attention is first drawn to
the face. A hat is the most noticeable fashion item anyone can wear. The old
saying goes 'if you
want to get ahead and get noticed, then get a hat'. Indeed the
word 'ahead' means just that one head further forward...
always been a status symbol and sign of economic stability.
paid by rich individuals for exotic feathered hats. The Edwardians were masters
in the art of excess and the flamboyant hats .
articles suggest that it would be A disgraceful act to venture out of the house
without a hat. One record tells of a young lady venturing out to post a letter
without her hat and being severely reprimanded for not being appropriately
unlikely that the hat will ever die as an accessory as it offers far too
for drawing attention to the face.