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Are you looking for the perfect costume idea? Look no further! We’ve got ideas for both adults and kids. From hit TV shows like Breaking Bad and Mad Men to classics like Mary Poppins and The Three Stooges. We even have a few ideas for couple costumes. Take a peek... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
by Devra Wathen Founder, and CEO of ETSIS I grew up in Kansas City, Missouri and have such fond memories of those times. Between the ages of 5-14, I spent my summers at Barney Goodman Camp, at the Jewish Community... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2012 at Hat Blog
Team USA’s uniforms for the 2012 Olympics have made a BIG splash. When they were revealed to the world, initial reactions were a bit more negative than positive. Ralph Lauren, the designer of the uniforms, described the looks as "classic silhouettes in a timeless palette,". Despite this timelessness of the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Let's face it, weddings are pretty fun, especially for girls. From dressing up to hanging out with old friends and meeting new ones, weddings can be a blast! But, sometimes it's hard to figure out what to wear. It's important to consider what kind of wedding you're attending: country wedding... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
In honor of Comic Con, we're featuring hats from the Batman movies, old and new! Anne Hathaway, as Catwoman, looks classy in a wide brim hat while filming a scene where she hails a cab in The Dark Knight Rises. Danny Devito played the criminal mastermind The Penguin in Batman... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Women are being cheated, and it just isn’t fair. Being in the hat business for 32 years I notice hats. Gorgeous hats have adorned beautiful models and actresses in fashion magazines for years. Wide brimmed fancies are prevalent at weddings, luncheons, the races, and funerals. Casual hats protect the skin... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Hats aren't just for grownups, kids can rock 'em too! Celebrities like Gwen Stefani, Kourtney Kardashian, and Sandra Bullock all like to dress their kids up in hats. They wear them to the beach, dressy events, and even when they're just out for a stroll. Playing on the beach, Gwen... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Straw hats are truely in style this summer! We've seen them on stars like Hugh Jackman, Reese Witherspoon, Matthew Morrison, and Blake Lively just to name a few. Hats are Summer's coolest accessory, literally. They are practical, show your personality and most of all, they look good! Hugh Jackman sporting... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
The annual Royal Ascot is one of the pinnacle events of the summer social season in England. Now and days, the fashion is just as important as the racing. This year to throw in a little twist, organizers set a dress code banning clothing such as miniskirts and strapless dresses.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
On Father's Day we teamed up with Mingei International Museum in celebration of their new exhibition, HATS & HEADDRESSES. Visitors to the museum were provided with arts and crafts to decorate hats that we provided. We had tons of fun and cannot wait for our next event! Simple & sweet!... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
The Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II was held on June 2, 2012 marking 60 years of The Queen's reign. This was only the second in the country's history! As hat fanatics we got slightly excited to see all the royals step out in their best headwear. Waving to the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
As a hat lover, we're not so keen on the baseball cap (there's just so much more out there!). We appreciate showing support for your favorite team, but when there are so many different fashion statement hats out there, we see no appeal in a simple baseball cap. Despite our... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Photograph courtesy of The Superficial Looking more like a 1920s gumshoe rather than an ex-olympic star, Christie Brinkley was spotted wearing a over sized fedora and matching grey trench coat over the weekend in NYC. For Brinkley's detective look, try The Stetson Temple Fur Felt Fedora Hat, the ultimate in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
John Mayer channels his country roots in his latest music video for Shadow Days. Wearing an iconic style cowboy hat, he sweeps us right off our feet. For Mr. Mayer's style, check out the Jaxon Palm Cattleman Cowboy hat. Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Looking oh so feminine, best friends Taylor Swift and Diana Argon posted these photos to twitter, celebrating Shirley McLaine's 78th birthday. Taylor Swift tweeted; “We dressed up full-time fancy and went out in celebration of Shirley MacLaine's birthday. @DiannaAgron @AshAvignone @ClaireWinter” Topping their locks with flowers, fascinators, and even a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Now this is what we're talking about. Hats hats hats! You've made us all so proud! This past weekend, Coachella continued to rage with numerous toppers all with unique flair. (photographs courtesy of Urban Outfitters Facebook and H&M Facebook) In a sea of baseball caps and sunglasses, he stands out... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Where did all that celebrity style go? Week two in Coachella left us a bit disappointed hat wise, with Joe Jonas' and his much loved fedora, and nothing but baseball caps in sight for the Twilight stars. We can't wait to see what YOU wore to the second weekend of... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Gracing the cover of the latest Carbon Copy Magazine is Trevor Donovan, channeling a young John Wayne reminding us all why we love cowboys so much. Trevor wears a Golden Gate Lone Star Hat in the shoot; the ultimate hat for an iconic cowboy style. Images courtesy of Carbon Copy... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Images courtesy of Russian Vogue May 2012 (via Coco Perez) Its exactly what the Fall 2012 collections predicted; The roaring 1920s have begun their descent into domination of the fashion world. Chloe Moretz dazzles us in Russian Vogues' May 2012 edition in a Flapper styled shoot with renowned Alix Malka.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Credit: JB Lacroix/WireImage Check out People Magazine's Style Watch all dedicated to lovely celebrity toppers! Which one is your favorite? We're lusting after AnnaLynne McCord's Tiny Topper, which is very "fascinators across the pond" and the "kentucky derby". Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Photograph credit: Getty Images This week's worst award goes to none other than Miss Nicki Minaj herself. We know, the entire outfit is screaming for help but let's just focus on that pink Hello Kitty beret style topper. Minaj is known for her outrageous fashion choices but this one tops... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
This past weekend, The San Diego Museum of Art hosted it's annual Art Alive fund raiser. The who's who of San Diego came out on Friday April 13th to the event wearing only their floral best. Guests walked through the live floral pieces of art, as they sipped on decadent... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Photograph Credit: Terry Richardson Hat Credit: Patricia Underwood. And the hat of the season has revealed itself. Celebrities and fashionista's alike are topping themselves with this wonderful floppy wide brim. The ideal multi-seasonal hat complements any style, whether you're a flowering hippie like Vanessa Hudgens, a girly girl like Emma... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Photograph by Katie Bain Photograph courtesy of Getty Images Photograph by Huffington Post Photograph by Huffington Post Photograph courtesy The Huffington Post. Photograph courtesy of The Huffington Post Photograph Courtesy of Huffington Post Photograph Courtesy: Getty Images Photo Credit: Mr. Newton Photo Credit: Mr. Newton Coachella was the place to... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat
Photograph Credit: Cara Stricker Here are some of Vogues' top picks for Coachella's Street Style. We're loving all those wide brims! Not only do they protect from the sun but they add that essential extra flare to anyones outfit. Simply click on the photo to see where to get their... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2012 at Less Chat, More Hat