STARS + SPANGLES: in honor of the Style Crone's one year anniversary of HAT ATTACK and in celebration of our nation's birthday, may I present you with THE CITIZEN'S GUIDE TO MUST-HAVE HATS, the patriot edition.
THE BEANIE: every girl worth her beans needs a go-to close fitting knit cap to wear, whenever, and for whatever.
THE BRIM-LESS: be a pillbox, beret or skull cap, a brim-less hat is all about YOU. Not for the faint of heart, your brim-less hat choice will draw attention to your gorgeous mug- which I presume is heavy on delicious.
Caroline Reboux, and was most popularly worn in through out the Roaring 20's. WHAT TIME IS IT? Well, in the case of a MUST HAVE HAT to own, we assure you, it is always (own) ONE O' CLOCHE.
it crushes- as in folds up and gets stuffed into your summer satchel when you're not sunning (or looking stunning) in it.
THE FASCINATOR: formerly formal, the fascinator has evolved well beyond the merely fussy + fancy occasions like a wedding, and into the heady world of evening mixers and cocktails. Traditionally made from wool or lace, feathers or flowers, your de rigueur fascinator declares you fascinating and makes for fodder for an invigorating conversation starter.
THE VISOR: born from need to protect those beautiful peepers from the sun, the visor is, in our humble American opinion, an unsung style hero- donned best with a healthy dose of outdoorsy, with just a whiff of patriotic camp.
killer cowboy hat in her arsenal of awesome.
So tell me, did I miss an essential hat to own? Which hats are your MUST HAVES?
Linking up to the Style Crone for her monthly HAT ATTACK.
In honor of this monthly MUST HAVE HAT event, we're offering up a special discount just for Judith and her Style Cronies. For the duration of HAT ATTACK (from July 1-7th) you can get 15% off your order in our Etsy shop (minimum purchase $10). Just enter promo code HATATTACK to "top" off your savings!