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Three Hats to Wear to the Preakness

  The time of year is finally upon us when people start to think seriously what hat they are going to wear to the Preakness. The number and style of men’s hats are vast on their own, and the nitty gritty of what is correct and what is not is a little more vague,

March 25th, 2019|Women's Hats|

The Cloche: The Most Versatile Women’s Hat?

One of the most consistently popular styles of the last century, the cloche hat remains one our most popular women’s hat as well. Inseparable, in our minds, from the fedora, which also rose to popularity in the early part of the twentieth century, the cloche suffered less from a rise and fall in popularity,

March 18th, 2019|Women's Hats|

Designer Spotlight: Giovannio Hats

A longtime partner of Hats in the Belfry, Giovannio hats is an important part of our collection, and adds welcome variety to the spring/ summer options. The history of Giovannio is a long one, a history that respects the tradition of hats, and loves fine textiles. They provide a good product at an excellent

February 18th, 2019|Women's Hats|

Why Do People Wear Hats at the Kentucky Derby?

The image of the Kentucky Derby is inexorably tied to hats. From it’s inception in 1875, the Kentucky Derby has been presented as a very special event, inspired by British horse racing, and every effort has been made since then to model the event after our continental, hat-wearing, horse racing, cousins. In many ways,

January 14th, 2019|Women's Hats|

Women’s Fedora Hats: A New Spin On A Traditionally Men’s Hat

While there has always been a certain divide in fashion along gender lines, almost no piece has bridged the gap so definitively as the fedora. Initially adapted as an alternative to less practical - and more traditional women’s hats - the fedora has withstood the test of time and is popular both as a

November 1st, 2018|Women's Hats|

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