2018
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Il Cappello di Firenze

Mária Pospíšilová

Il Cappello di FirenzeThe fame of Florentine straw hats is closely connected to the town of Signa and stretches back to medieval times. The hat has been in society in many forms and colors for a long time, has been experiencing a Renaissance over the last few years thanks to the cultural and communication changes in society. This (not only) fashionable accessory has served as a tool for the individualization and differentiation of people, but it can also unite. And it´s precisely in the area of Florence thanks to the consortium Il Cappello Di Firenze that for more than 30 years straw hat has been uniting generations of craftsmen using traditional straw production.

 

Further articles in the magazine Craft, Art, Design 03/2018:

 

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