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Hats – History and Models


The word hat comes from the Latin “capucho”, meaning part to cover the head.The first models date back to the year 2,000 BC and were used by the Greeks on trips to protect themselves from the sun.

However, it was after the Renaissance that hats began to have varied shapes and became relevant in society.They were symbols of social distinction and were widely used on formal occasions.In the 20’s, 30’s, 40’s, 50’s, 60’s new models emerged and in the 80’s these models were resumed.

Today the hats were once again used by all those who seek style and charm, without social distinction!The hat has acquired a conceptual tone in the visual and has since been widely used in the fashion world! Continue reading