A beaver hat is a hat made from felted beaver fur. They were fashionable across much of Europe during the period because the soft yet resilient material could be easily combed to make a variety of hat shapes (including the familiar top hat).

The Origins of the Modern Look Men's Clothing by Maggi Andersen

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Century Men’s Hats and Wigs from the Village Hat Shop Gallery. Click through to the site for more drawings of men's headwear of the

Sombreros Dunlap & Co. Moda en 1912

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Suits change for a rich man- while not as elaborate as ornate as the female counter parts men at Rochester's party certainly would have brought a sizable trunk of clothes.

Ladies hat styles from by Rose Bertin. Hat styles of famous Rose Bertin the world’s first acclaimed couturier at the court of Marie-Antoinette.