The History Of The Hat, Part 1Lily Ladewig
But what comfort is there in a hat? Historically, a knight’s helmet was trimmed with a feather, which was a gift from his wife or girlfriend. The red of it popping out against the gray. It’s about seeing yourself out there in the world, knowing you tuck into someone’s brim like an ice cube in a tray.
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