Good enough for Dior catwalk, this Vintage Straw Beret Hat is good enough for you. Wear casually or to ladies day at the races. The Beret is a classic and this vintage one is the perfect example. The straw is glazed and set it apart for other beret available today. It is sits beautifully to one side of your head and is so light, you won't know you're wearing it.
The label is Batmar, named after Betty Marks who was one of the designers of the company in started in 1911. The hat business was flourishing in spite of the difficult economic times. Wearing a hat was part of every day dressing for men and women. Betty Marks continued making great designs into the 1950s, and her protégé, Miss Arleen, carried the name and reputation forward for many years. Betmar is still going strong today. You will definitely impress all your admirers with such wonderful providence. Wear with a elegant vintage silk dress for any occasion.