Raffia Straw New Look Recreation Hat - New!
Size: Fits all head sizes
Crown Diameter External: 16 inches + 41 cm
Internal Crown: 21 inches + 53 cm
Rim Diameter: 47 inches + 120 cm
Length: 9 inches + 23 cm
* Beautiful lampshade style natural straw hat
* Made of high quality knobby braided straw
* Inside banded rim with attached elastic
* Styled after the iconic Bar Suit Hat by Dior circa 1947
In 1947, Christian Dior presented a collection of wasp-waisted and hip-padded designs which the American press immediately dubbed as the "New Look." Dior's collection was a repudiation of the styles of the proceeding periods and was clearly indebted to the styles and body-shapers of the late nineteenth century. "The Bar Suit" was considered the most iconic model in his collection and inspired a complete new style of clothing that became ubiquitous in 1950s fashion design.
Spectacular hat that can be worn as a sun shade or as a sophisticated accessory for a special occasion.
We are more than happy to answer any inquires about this item. Our photos are taken with a mix of studio and ambient lighting. Whilst we take care with the colour balance of our photos, individual computer monitors register colours differently depending on their calibration. If you want the exact colour shade drop us a line and we will give you the Universal Pantone colours that match the item.
Yes we do offer flexible layby/layaway options and are open to negotiation as to the time period. Obviously, the more expensive the item the longer the time you will have to finalise payment. Contact us to see how accommodating we can be :)
If you are looking for something that you don't currently find in our shop - let us know we may be able to help you with a special listing!