Big furry ears make me happy. It might work for you too. Can you imagine the winter high street bustling with creatures? Foxes, badgers, the odd Minotaur, not to mention all the beasts you can’t name. Could hats change the world?
Asks Lewes based felt-maker and performance artist, Barbara Keal.
Here are some of her designs:
Could this be part of a retro-regressive trend? As we turn ourselves into animals, dogs are getting their own London restaurant. Soon we’ll all be back sharing primordial-style long houses with our livestock.
And who is responsible for this curious clothing time warp? Antler wearers have included fashion leader, Lady Gaga, and other well-heeled looking, neatly dressed types.
The recent cold weather may be partially to blame. And, of course, at Christmas anything is acceptable.
Will you be tempted to unleash your inner beast?