All cultures of the world use the clothes they wear to define how they live, work, and respect their history. Featuring 80 culturally significant hats around the world, booking website Venere has created an infographic that allows you to discover a lot about a country’s history and culture from what its people wear.
Initially a hat offered protection from the elements or from injury from falling rocks, or even weapons. Later they became symbols of status of authority. In fashion terms, they’re a very noticeable accessory because they draw peoples attentionto the face.
There’s an old saying that “if you want to get ahead and get noticed, then get a hat.” Check out some global hat styles below:
80 hats by region
What kind of hat do you prefer? Or are you not a hat person at all? Share below.