Humans have covered their heads since immemorial time. In the beginning, headwear offered protection from the elements and from injury, from falling rocks, weapons or masonry, etc. However, later the head coverings became high-sought symbols of status of authority.
Soon after that, hats progressed to become not only a protection to the cold or heat, or a symbol of power but also an art form.
In fashion terms, hats are a very noticeable accessory since the viewer’s attention is initially focused on the face. A hat is the essential fashion item to obtain attention everywhere. The famous phrase ‘if you want to get ahead and get noticed, then get a hat’ fits perfect in here. So pay attention on our hints on these KOKETs and be inspired by Nerida Fraiman’s exotic feathered hats:
On current trends hats come in all sorts of shapes and colors, ones more extravagant, others more classic, more ironic, or more exquisite. What really matters is that you adapt your gorgeous hat to each event adequately and realize how to make an impression in a subtle yet elegant way. This winter, the designs of hats that made more success in the fashion world were the fur hats, cowboy hats, fedora hats, top hats, gaucho hats and floppy hats. Have a look at one of our favorites by Marc Jacobs:
Hats aren’t just for the British anymore, girls! It is time to leave our houses without shame and use any that make us feel good and displays our versatility and good taste in fashion. You will certainly seduce, charm and delight the whole universe around you.
The Kentucky Derby in Louisville United States for example, is a perfect occasion to let go all this beauty that describes us. The Kentucky Derby, as the Royal Ascot, in Ascot United Kingdom, was initially a horse racing but as the time passed by it has become a celebration of fashion and design as women from all over the globe strut-their-stuff to show off their chic ladies Kentucky Derby hats. On this amazing day you can bring your simple hat or a custom-made fascinator along and no one will flinch. If you don’t wear a hat here, you’re pretty much within the minority and it will not feel so good!
Last year, the hats were as wild and crazy as ever, take a look at some of the best Kentucky Derby hats that 2012’s race had to offer. They will give you great ideas to be the one winning the race this year!