My new hat....

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Ute, Apr 27, 2006.

  1. Ute

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    [​IMG]

    What do y'all think?
     


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    Nantucket Red "Mr. Fashionista"

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  3. Ute

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    Thanks.

    It's a Borsalino and would you believe it, it's over 70 years old!
     


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    Beautiful hat and the color is probably the most versatile for a hat. Borsalinos reputation was built on making hats like yours, it's a shame that their quality has fallen off in recent years. Enjoy!
     


  5. AlanC

    AlanC Minister of Trad

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    Beautiful. Did you show it over at Fedora Lounge yet?
     


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    Smart. Nice work.
     


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    would be helpful to see it as worn; sometimes it is difficult to judge a hat/ comment on a fedora unless you can see it on the noggin.
     


  8. mr monty

    mr monty Senior member

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    Thanks.

    It's a Borsalino and would you believe it, it's over 70 years old!


    Nice looking hat. Yes, I believe it's that old. Most of that hats made by borsalino since the early 80s are not top quality.
     




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    teddieriley Senior member

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    Wait, you smell that?
    you know how to roll.
     


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    Jovan Banned for Good

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    I own a hat but never wear it since it goes with almost nothing I own and I'm fussy about my "perfect tousle" being messed up.
     


  11. Ute

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    Thanks all! Its kind of difficult to take a picture with it on my head but my wife says its fantastic. That's the reassurement I need[​IMG]
     


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    Thanks all!

    Its kind of difficult to take a picture with it on my head but my wife says its fantastic. That's the reassurement I need[​IMG]


    [​IMG]
     


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    Its kind of difficult to take a picture with it on my head but my wife says its fantastic.


    Have your wife take the picture. Or, use a mirror.
     


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    I'm afraid Ute might not be able to let HER wife post pictures...

    That's only if Ute is her real name, if not my apologies.

    But then agian Marlene Dietrich wore hats like that...
     


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