Hats and headresses are a tribute to the diversity of the world's cultures. Not only does the variety of shapes and materials speak to human ingenuity and creativity, but knowledge of the hat can provide insight into a culture. Some of the most decorative and colorful headdresse are worn by people who wear little else in the way of clothing. And seemingly, those who have the widest choices of fashion, wear the least imaginative hats, if they wear any at all.
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