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    Fashion Accessory: Felted Fur Topper

    Februar 3rd, 2015

    A high-style topper for chilly days, this felted hat by Dsquared2 features a slick patent leather brim and an ultra-luxe fur trim. Style it with a swing coat or contrast with a slick leather biker jacket.

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    Fashion History Classics: Who invented the Cylinder Hat?

    November 19th, 2012

    A cylinder hat, aka Top Hat, Silk Hat, Chimney Pot Hat, Stove Pipe Hat, sometimes even nicknamed as “Topper” is a tall, flat-crowned, broad-brimmed hat, predominantly worn from the latter part of the 18th to the middle of the 20th century. The first silk top hat in England is credited to George Dunnage, a hatter from Middlesex, in 1793 despite William Hogarth, the Lord Mayor of London was wearing a top hat back in 1747. Read the rest of this entry
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    Topper

    Oktober 7th, 2011

    A ‘Topper’ is a tall hat with narrow brim, worn in the 18th to the 20th century. The first high-crowned silk hat in England was introduced by George Dunnage in 1793 and is simply known as a Cylinder Hat, aka Top Hat, Silk Hat, Chimney Pot Hat, and Stove Pipe Hat and made of silk fabric, mostly shinny or beaver cloth. Now, the topper is usually only worn in combination with a morning dress or white tie, in dressage, as servants’ workwear, doormen’s livery, or as a fashion statement.
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    Cylinder Hat

    Oktober 7th, 2011

    A Cylinder Hat is a tall hat with narrow brim, worn in the 18th to the 20th century. The first high-crowned silk hat in England was introduced by George Dunnage in 1793 and is simply known as a Top Hat aka Silk Hat, Chimney Pot Hat, and Stove Pipe Hat. Sometimes even nicknamed ‘Topper‘, it is made of silk fabric, mostly shinny or beaver cloth. Now, the Cylinder Hat is usually only worn in combination with a morning dress or white tie, in dressage, as servants’ workwear, doormen’s livery, or as a fashion statement.
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