What is a Slouch Hat?

A Slouch Hat is often associated with Greta Garbo who wore it in  A Woman of Affairs (1928) The hat is based on a slightly larger than a Cloche of the 1920’s, it is worn slanted at an angle and pulled down over the forehead. ( The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Fashion and Fashion…

Who is Philip Treacy?

Philip Treacy was born on May 26th, 1967. He studied journalism at the National College of Art and Design in Dublin. He designed hats for lines such as Alexander McQueen, Givenchy, and Chanel. He has been awarded the title on five occasions in the 1990’s as the British Accessory  Designer of the Year at the…

What is a deerstalker…

A deerstalker is a men’s traditional tweed hunting cap. It typically has back and front peaks, and some versions have ear-flaps. The deerstalker became popular with women in the 20th century. The hat however is typically associated with Sherlock Holmes. Source- The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Fashion and Fashion Designers.