It's called "bob" in french. First, during the Second World War, the American pilots all were wearing this type of hat while the landing - a cloth hat with a very unobstructed view!
Second, you need to know that at that time, French people used to call all Americans 'Robert'... Did you make the link? Yes!
In the end, all Bob were wearing bobs!
Back into fashion, let's take advantage of these comfortable bobs... To be carried everywhere. Usable in the winter and in the summer as well and thanks to a large variety of materials (wool, linen, cotton...), the bob is not at the forefront of elegance but is undoubtedly a must-have for your wardrobe. And many reasons could be stated.
First, it constitutes a superb barrier against the heat and the sun rays. It is therefore a great companion to go to the beach, make walks or wander downtown with. Second, it will be very useful, if it is waterproof, under the rain. With its complete and efficient coverage, for your eyes and even your back, the bob hat is definitely a great accessory you can usually take profit from. And it will be perfectly adapted for kids.
Nowadays, hatters are always varying theirs designs to make bob trendier and more appealing. More and more models can be used to terminate a more elegant outfit. Stetson, Wegener or Fléchet, just to name some, surely know how to satisfy you.
Find out our gorgeous collection of bobs from the best references in the hat world. From the more classical ones to more modern models, let us drop the convenient bob right on your head.