The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade

In New York, Easter means hats on 5th Avenue — the wilder, the better. And this year's crop did not disappoint.

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade

Basically, the bonnets on 5th fall into three categories: wacky (Easter Island heads, gardens); adorable (kids and animals) and elegant. All three were well represented!


The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade This dude attracted Bieber-like crowds.

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade Some people were straight-up vintage, with lovely results.

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade This gal, who looked somehow totally chic as well as nifty, said she'd constructed this from an American Apparel shift dress. Adorable.

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade This woman kept her eyes on the main event.

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade Some of these dudes must have been up all night, busy at their millinery.

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade She's a showstopper at every NYC event — and doesn't disappoint.

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade I must confess, the little girls are my favorite — they're so into it!

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade

The Glorious Hats Of The Easter Parade This woman said it was lighter than it looked — but still a balancing act. (Yes, I was there, albeit in a far more modest hat.)

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