The designer ELSA SCHIAPERELLI once said that "Today's film heralds tomorrow’s fashion trend," and that some of the traditional styles in films have been popular till this day. In the previous European culture, hat was a symbol of status. Many hats’ styles appeared in films not only became a classic, but also have influenced the current trend.
In the previous articles, we introduced several hats that appeared frequently in films, and have received enthusiastic comments from hat-lovers. In this article we will continue to introduce several other hats which also led the current trend.
Designed by the famous French designer Caroline Reboux in 1908, the most classic fashion piece of the 1920s, and has appeared in movie for numerous times.
The Great Gatsby - Elizabeth Debicki
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Changeling - Angelina Jolie
Aappeared at the beginning of the 19th century leisure social situations for many times, made of plant fiber straw hat, breathable and cool.
Coco Before Chanel - Fashion Pioneer Chanel, Audrey Tautou
One day in 1839, Mr. Doubleday from United States hosted the first baseball game in Brooklyn. For the players to have accurate vision to swing the ball under the sun, they customized this cap with long brim. Thanks to this special occasion, the name baseball cap began.
Kingsman: The Secret Service - by Taron Egerton
Newsboy Cap has become popular since 1920 and was worn only by men in the beginning, especially for the “blue collar”worker.
Foggy Orphan - Oliver Twist
The Devil Wears Prada - Anne Hathaway
Invented in 1850 by the Englishman James Kork, the original design started with the use of hard materials to protect the head, only to be developed into a high silk hat worn by the upper society, until it became a symbol of English gentleman's culture. In movie "The Godfather," the world's greatest film, Don Corion wore a bowler hat.
The sweater hat has a lovely name, Beanies, just like a bean, because the bean stands for the head in English. Only students and civilians would wear the hat that time, and because of this, it always gave the first impression of the blue-collar class.
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Double Xposure - Fan Bingbing
In 1920s, men usually put on and put off hats for 30 times a day, on occasions when they enter the room, see ladies, heads been hot, even say hello to their neighbors. The crease in the middle of hats is to make it easier for gentlemen to put on and put off hats.
Originally a military cap, used only when wearing uniforms, the beret has become a essential fashion item for both men and women.
Bucket Hat is a 19th-century Scottish daily hat, win the favor of many European and American stars, foldable and packable.
Lust or Love - Tang Wei
Taban scarves are reminiscent of Muslim or Persian businessmen, and many actresses used Taban to show grace and grandeur during the silent film era of the 1940s.