The Journal — hats

LOVE YOUR HATS? WAIT TILL YOU SEE THIS TIE!January 11, 2017...

LOVE YOUR HATS? WAIT TILL YOU SEE THIS TIE!January 11, 2017 (Original post date).The Mad-Hatter tie is dedicated for those of you who love wearing hats as much as I do!Interestingly, The name ‘Mad Hatter’ is derived from when Hat makers in the Victorian era were over exposed to Mercury during making hats, which resulted in severe tremor. Phrases used at that time were 'Mad as a Hatter’ or 'Hatter’s Shake’ in relation to the condition.However, I have met many of you who have told me that hats do not suit you, even though you like hats in general. I personally...

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Shaun Gordon

THE DYNAMICS OF WEARING A TOM SMARTE HAT

March 2, 2016 (Original post date).On the first of January, I wrote about my new year’s resolutions and one of them being “investing in three more hats”. Well, I was browsing through Tom Smarte hats, which offered styles like Fedoras, Trilby’s Homburgs, Porkpies, Baker boy caps and much more.When I met with Allon Zloof, the Creative Director of Tom Smarte, I was immediately drawn to his attention...

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