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May 10 – This Day in Hat History

on May 10, 2015

May 10 – This Day in Hat History – Marie Antoinette.   Born in Vienna, Austria, in 1755, Marie Antoinette married the future French king Louis XVI when she was just 15 years old. The young couple soon came to symbolize all of the excesses of the reviled French monarchy, and Marie Antoinette herself became the target of a great deal of vicious...

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May 8 – This Day in Hat History

on May 8, 2015

  May 8 – This Day in Hat History – Mother’s Day.   Today in 1914 The U.S. Congress passed a Joint Resolution designating the second Sunday in May as Mother’s Day creating a whole new excuse to buy a new hat! Come back daily for more historic hatters   Visit Livin’ La Vida Vintage ™...

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May 6 – This Day in Hat History

on May 6, 2015

May 6 – This Day in Hat History – Marlene Dietrich.   Marlene Dietrich “Here are some basic rules: Don’t ever follow the latest trend, because in a short time you will look ridiculous. Don’t buy green, red or any other flamboyant-colour dress. A small wardrobe must consist of outfits that you can wear again and again. Therefore,...

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May 5 – This Day in Hat History

on May 5, 2015

May 5 – This day in hat history – Nelly Bly.     Nellie Bly (May 5, 1864 – January 27, 1922) was the pen name of American journalist Elizabeth Cochrane Seaman. She was also a writer, industrialist, inventor, and a charity worker who was widely known for her record-breaking trip around the world in 72 days, in emulation of Jules Verne’s...

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