More Things that Make You Go Hmmm…

Wednesday, August 16, 2006

There's been so much coverage (some might say too much coverage) of the Balenciaga riding hat in all the fashion magazines this season (including the July Harper's Bazaar, above). But it never crossed my mind that people might actually start wearing them in normal life. Now, I've yet to see any photos of people seriously sporting riding hats around town (and I think I might laugh out loud if I do – some items just shouldn't be touched), but Susie Bubble has found some Balenciaga-ish hat contenders on eBay and she's wondering if trendy shops will start carrying them next. Oh my.