2009 September 22
WHAT: Albertus Swanepoel's Duchamp fedora
WHY: It's high time to break out the chapeaux, so naturally, a bit of editing was in order. Given that only one good topper will fit in those trusty Europe-bound valises, then go with the best--in this case, Albertus Swanepoel's rabbit hair felt fedora, cheekily named after the artist who immoralized the style. While we love it with equally surreal Yohji or Comme oxfords, this baby is equally divine with girlish dresses. Dare you try it for evening? Too bad it won't arrive in time for tonight's New Yorkers for Children gala...