ALL ABOUT THE HAT: Bailey’s Guide for your Halloween Getup
Which hat will you wear for Halloween? Don’t know…let Bailey help
The Mountain Hat
Every year people seem to get a kick out of dressing up as celebrities but this year we have a whole new type of option. Pharrell Williams signature “mountain hat” is the only thing you need to look the part this Halloween. The hat was worn by Pharrell Williams to the Grammy Awards this past January. It has become so famous that it is now a part of national history; you can see it on display at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. It was designed by the famous Vivienne Westwood in the early 1980’s while she was working for the manager of the Sex Pistols.
It seems that every child has wanted to be a cowboy or cowgirl for Halloween and some of us carry this desire into adulthood. 12 or 45 yrs old, man or women, Baileyhats.com has hundreds of options to complete your look western look. Inspiration can be taken from Rick Grimes of AMC’s The Walking Dead, Quentin Tarantino’s Django, or Woody and Jessie of Pixar’s Toy Story.
Jessie and Woody from Toy Story
In looking back though history, it becomes apparent that the Top Hat has certainly held its own. For hundreds of years it has found its way atop many influential and famous heads. “Be excellent” and “party on” as our US President, Abraham Lincoln. Strap a belt on your top hat and pretend to be in Paradise City like guitarist Slash of Guns N’ Roses. Dazzle the audience by pulling a rabbit from your top hat as a Magician. Mix a top hat with color and eat some sweets as Willy Wonka. Let your imagination run wild and let the party begin!
Madrake the Magician. Click to purchase Bailey’s Ice
The unmistakable styling of the fedora hat can easily bring about metamorphosis letting you be the king of pop, Michael Jackson to a globe-trotting adventurer, Indiana Jones. Charm the ladies as Madison Avenue ad man, Don Draper. Looking to scare your friends? Pop on a brown fedora and become nightmarish character Freddy Krueger of the Nightmare on Elm Street film franchise. There are hundreds of fantastic costumes that can be made with the addition of a fedora which makes it this years top pick for your Halloween night out
Don Draper in the Fedora- Click to purchase Bailey’s Draper