A striking chocolate brown genuine mink fur hat in a classic exaggerated pillbox or a Russian Cossack style that captures both extravagance and chic simplicity. Made by the famous milliner, Mr. D’.
The fine quality fur is luxurious in a rich, deep chocolate brown and dazzles with black and mahogany highlights. Lined in a black satin with a grosgrain inner band.
Label reads, “Mr. D’”. Dates to the 1960s.
Some flexibility on sizing as the hat can be worn high on the crown or pulled down. The hat measures 22 inches circumference around the interior rim. It is 5-1/2 inches high at the front and approximately 3 inches high at the back.
The hat is in excellent condition. The fur is of the finest quality and is in pristine condition. The hat has no discoloration or crushes or losses to the fur. Fabulously designed and beautifully made.
A gorgeous, classically elegant hat. Mr D was famous for his fabulous haute couture hats – always synonymous with elegance, style and glamour.
"A hat is the difference between being dressed and being dressed up; it is the difference between looking adequate and looking your best. A piece of magic is a hat." (Martha Sliter)