Haute Headcase

The rise of elaborate headdresses to embrace one's eccentricity
Implications - Hats are augmented to the point where they are no longer recognizable as hats, and head gear takes on extremely eccentric proportions. Always over the top, fashion's headdresses are singing 'the bigger, the better' tune, reflecting consumers' increasing self-awareness and adoption of extravagant expression.
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Warm Top 6 Examples: 99,018 Total Clicks Oct 09 - Mar 10
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Minnie Mouse Headgear - Juliett K. Rocks Animal Ear Headbands
SCORE: 6.2
V. Hot 37,652 Clicks Pub: Mar 2, 10
Minnie Mouse Headgear
Juliett K. Rocks Animal Ear Headbands
Juliett K. is a 22-year-old fashionista from Poland that is rocking the trendy animal ear headbands you see all the celebrities wearing. Everyone from far-out pop star Lady Gaga to the hobo chic Mary-Kate… [More]
UFO- Style Headpieces - Givenchy Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2010 is Alien Envious
SCORE: 4.2
Warm 11,523 Clicks Pub: Jan 28, 10
UFO- Style Headpieces
Givenchy Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2010 is Alien Envious
Givenchy’s Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2010 collection is of other-worldly proportions. With dark mysterious makeup and serious and stern facial expressions, the collection keeps up the eerie vibe. Moving… [More]
Rainbow Bright Headgear - The Philip Treacy 2010 Occasion Collection is Colorfully Dramatic
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Warm 16,260 Clicks Pub: Oct 19, 09
Rainbow Bright Headgear
The Philip Treacy 2010 Occasion Collection is Colorfully Dramatic
The Philip Treacy 2010 Occasion collection offers more than your fair share of extravagance and exaggeration. The London designer has revealed a set of accessories that include some vivacious and vibrant… [More]
Take-Out Box Fascinators - The Chop Suey Palace Hat by Topsy Turvy Design is Delicious
SCORE: 4.3
Warm 9,536 Clicks Pub: Feb 15, 10
Take-Out Box Fascinators
The Chop Suey Palace Hat by Topsy Turvy Design is Delicious
I’m a huge fan of retro-modern fascinators like this Chop Suey Palace Hat by Topsy Turvy Designs. One of my favorite modern pin-up models, Bernie Dexter, is modeling this adorable headpiece, so you know… [More]
Geometrical Headwear - Creativity Gives a New Spin on Out-There Fashion
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Warm 12,712 Clicks Pub: Jan 12, 10
Geometrical Headwear
Creativity Gives a New Spin on Out-There Fashion
Argentinian fashion designer Denise Nardini brings a creative edge to her collection of photos entitled ‘DGN is an Experiment.’ Nardini says DGN materializes her effort to explore the silhouette at… [More]
Cubist Headpieces - Michelle Czech Creates Gaga-esque Headwear
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Warm 11,335 Clicks Pub: Feb 18, 10
Cubist Headpieces
Michelle Czech Creates Gaga-esque Headwear
Melbourne designer Michelle Czech had created a line of extreme headpieces. I can't help but think Lady Gaga would rock in a way only she could. These extreme designs definitely aren't mean for everyday… [More]