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Can you pull off a hat (i.e fedora) ever??

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Yamas, May 4, 2009.

  1. VolsVolsVols

    VolsVolsVols Senior Member

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    I pull of camouflage baseball caps very well!
     


  2. barims

    barims Distinguished Member

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    Yes. In fact, my challenge now is discovering which hats I can't wear
     


  3. itsstillmatt

    itsstillmatt The Liberator Dubiously Honored

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    If you don't wear one to the next SF in SF, I'll have bmulford lay an aikido whuppun' on you. That, and with whatever LabelKing is wearing, no one will notice your hat.
    Perfect. It will give me an excuse.
     


  4. Dragon

    Dragon Distinguished Member

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    I rarely wear a fedora, but I wear other types of hats often.

    Since I travel a lot I usually buy crashable type hats like hunting, or summer straw-like hats.
     


  5. ManofKent

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    I regularly wear one and think I pull it off
     


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    countdemoney Distinguished Member

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  7. LabelKing

    LabelKing Stylish Dinosaur

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    Yes. In fact, my challenge now is discovering which hats I can't wear
    Have you tried a ten-gallon cowboy hat yet?
     


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    kannoos Senior Member

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    I always wear a fedora to school. I've had a cheap black wool felt one for a few months, but now I've got a Christy's Foldaway (just in time too - the black hat has become horribly tapered and looks ridiculous now). People are more shocked when I don't wear a hat than when I do (they're probably expecting me to wear a monocle to the prom).
     


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    Big A Distinguished Member

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    Ask yourself this question:

    "Am I Phat Guido?"

    If the answer is no, don't bother trying.


    I'd add "am I barmis, Labelking, or Man of Kent" to that.

    Regrettably, some people just look stupid in fedoras. I am one of them.
     


  10. Big A

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    Have you tried a ten-gallon cowboy hat yet?

    Only you and Junior Brown can pull that off

    [​IMG]
     


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    MLIW Senior Member

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    I cant pull of a hat in any weather it seems to make me look a bit like a clown.
     


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    I went without a hat the other day, and that felt odd.

    Hmm... Now that the April NPC is over, I should probably buy another summery hat...
     


  13. arvidg

    arvidg Senior Member

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    How can you not wear one of these and maintain the classy look?

    FTFY.
     


  14. TylerDurden

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    Nah, all though I really like to look of 40's/50's suits, the fedora died with that age.

    [​IMG]


    I think wearing one you risk looking like a super dork/nerd who's trying to look like indiana jones.


    Kinda like the guys who wear the star wars stormtrooper costumes.

    So,
    No. Not in our current state of dress.
     


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    Summer Down Under ...you want skin cancer and heat/sunstroke? ...walk around in midday for an hour or so without a wide brimmed hat...straw or felt...
     


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