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50 Most Legendary Hats Throughout History Queen Elizabeth’s Signature Hats

Queen Elizabeth’s Signature Hats

Since her ascension to the throne at age 25, Queen Elizabeth II has worn over 5,000 different kinds of headwear — floral caps, turbans, cloches, fur Cossack hats — until she finally found her signature hat, variations of which she's been wearing for the past few years. They tend to have an asymmetrical top, short brim, and a jaunty flourish, like lace, feathers, or a giant flower. Also, as she's the queen: The hats always match her outfits perfectly.

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