Hat love is true love, hat love is for ever
Hats of all kinds were all over the runways at fashion week. Menswear pin-striped suit and fedora, caftans and fedoras, …. It seems to be the It piece of the coming fall/winter season.Fall must-have: A fedora. #trends Click To Tweet
Ever since I was a little kid, I have loved any type of head gear. I couldn’t imagine my closet without them. I even got married in a red skirt suit with a wide brim black hat. The first hat, I remember owning, was a red fedora with a green silk cord with two tassels around the crown. In the knot of the cord was a white feather. This type of hat was called “Tirolerhut” back then in Germany. I remember I loved my “Tirolerhut”. Of course, it was a Sunday’s Best sort of accessory.
My mom used to pair it always with my red skirt suit when we would go somewhere special on the weekend. I remember wearing that outfit when we visited the zoo in Duisburg. Pretty dressed up for a toddler. When we visited my grandparents, she paired the head topper with my favorite lederhosen.
What I picked
When I browsed Tenth Street Hat’s online store to pick a sample for review, this burgundy Vienna Scala fedora caught my eyes. The weird thing was that it looked so familiar. Almost like the grown-up version of my beloved childhood head gear. Like old friends who hadn’t seen each other for decades, but nevertheless recognized each other immediately. I thought that’s exactly what I was looking for all these years.
When I opened the package, I was really excited about the nice felt, the whimsical silver colored thin chain around the crown and the deep burgundy color. I said to my husband “Finally, I have the fedora I always wanted!”
Perfect to look classy, but up-to-date
I am so happy with my choice. A perfect accessory for fall! It’s the kind of goes-with-anything genuine wool felt fedora. Perfect to up the style of a pair of jeans, button-down, and blazer outfit. No matter where today takes you, you will look trendy, but classy.
It has a grosgrain band and metal overlay. The size is one fits all. No hassle with figuring out the size, it is designed to fit most thanks to its inner drawstring sweatband. You can choose between blue, burgundy and back. The brim is 3 ½” (8.89 cm), i.e. it’s on the wide side. And so me.
While we are speaking of investment, the Scala wool felt hat is very affordable at $60. Even when you only buy it as a trendy wardrobe addition for this fall/winter season, because you are not a “hat-person”, you will easily get the cost-per-wear below a dollar. Especially, because this head topper is so easy to style.Fedoras are easy to style. #styletip Click To Tweet
A great accessory not only for fashionistas
Of course, it’s an easy decision for every hard-die fashionista. However, any modern, stylish woman will benefit from making this investment when she lives in a region where winter comes with below freezing temperatures. Did you know that your body looses a lot of body heat just via your head? Thus, you need a head protection when your winters are cold. So why not facing winter in style with this great Scala genuine wool felt fedora from Tenth Street?
The Scala wool felt fedora is a must-have wardrobe update that can last beyond the coming season. It’s a timeless investment at the price of a bargain. Browse the collection now.Up the style factor, wear a hat. #fashionweek Click To Tweet
Photos of me: G. Kramm
Disclosure: The Vienna Scala wool felt fedora is a sample of my choice from Tenth Street. The post is not endorsed by them. I wrote it entirely myself and it represents my own 100% honest opinion.
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