The Johnny Depp Mad Hatter portrayal in Tim Burton's reinvention of the classic tale of 'Alice in Wonderland' is just one of the many developments this iconic character of fairytale literature has taken. The Mad Hatter is a confusing character that the fashion world has emulated and that tea parties try to live up to.

Whether you're celebrating a un-birthday today or getting psyched for the remade movie, this cluster explores the influences and innovations of the Mad Hatter.