Description= Turbans Hats and Turbans Regulations that came into force during World War II combined with a serious shortage of materials meant that Parisian “haute couture” had to slow down its activity.
Red velvet pillar box with a small rim, in the style of a century riding hat by Otto Lucas The black net veil can be worn on the black wings or covering the face. The hat was provided with matching hatpins, their ends made of small velvet balls.
Elsa Schiaparelli "Shoe" Hat, winter Black wool felt (originally worn by Gala Dali) Schiaparelli: "Dalí was a constant caller. We devised together … the black hat in the form of a shoe with a Shocking velvet heel standing up like a small column"