National Felt Hat Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: September 15, 2017 is National Felt Hat Day.

Felt Hat Day

Up to the twentieth century, hats performed a remarkably natural part popular and attire – perhaps much moreso than today. Within the 1800s, felt would be a common material for hats, and Felt Hat Day encourages all of us to don a felt hat in tribute for this in the past significant, however somewhat neglected accessory.

The Winter Hat Trick
The Winter Hat Trick

Donning a hat for the winter was much more straightforward a century ago. In many American cities, the 15th of September stood acknowledged as Felt Hat Day. Men discarded the straw hats that had seen them through summer and began sporting heartier ...

Your Creative Calendar: 51 Things To Do, Watch, Hear, And Read This September
Your Creative Calendar: 51 Things To Do, Watch, Hear, And Read This September

National Felt Hat Day, September 15. Let your inner Peter Pan be your guide. Talk Like a Pirate Day, September 19. Arrrrr-en't you already sick of jokes like this? No? You'll be perfect. Museum Day, Free museums in participating locations? Go see all ...

Greenpeace Day-KALW Almanac-9/15/15
Greenpeace Day-KALW Almanac-9/15/15

Tides; High:12:28am/12:47pm; Low:6:30am/6:58pm; Holidays; Greenpeace Day; National Caregivers Day; National Crème De Menthe Day; National Felt Hat Day; National Linguine Day; National Thank You Day; Take A Loved One To The Doctor Day; Make ...

Sexist 'national holidays' that need to be replaced
Sexist 'national holidays' that need to be replaced

National Day Calendar, a list of some 1500 bizarre American holidays, contains some real gems. Did you know April 9th is Cherish an Antique Day? Or that September 15th is National Felt Hat Day? What a time to be alive. Although I largely approve of ...

April 10 Is Nirvana Day
April 10 Is Nirvana Day

(Newser) – Nirvana fans now have two choices of pilgrimage for April 10: They can trek to Cleveland to see surviving members Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic as the band gets inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Or they can head to little ...

September 15, 2017 is also Greenpeace Day