Friday, August 29, 2008

1961 Paulette Mink Hat

Paulette is considered one of the great French milliners. She opened her first shop in Paris in 1921, and by 1939 was designing for royalty and the Hollywood elite. She continued making hats into the 1980's.

This hat from 1961 has a rounded mink brim. It was sold in the Saks Fifth Avenue Paulette Shop. As featured in the September 15, 1961 issue of Vogue magazine.

Get the look with this early 1960's mink hat by another famous milliner, Irene of New York. Available in our EBay store.