December 3rd 2013 – May 18th 2014
Galleria del Costume di Palazzo Pitti

On the 3rd of December, the Galleria del Costume of Palazzo Pitti in Florence opens its doors to an original exhibition dedicated to the hat: “Hats between Art and Extravagance”.
Among more than a thousand samples preserved as heritage of the museum, the most elegant and characteristic models designed by fashion brands like: Dior, Givenchy, Chanel, Prada, Ferré have been chosen, along with models created by international famous milliners as Philip Treacy, Stephen Jones, Caroline Reboux. On display products of Italian and Florentine millinery together with loans from the collector of haute couture Cecilia Matteucci Lavarini.