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March 14, 2014 at 4:09 pm
what brought it back into favor? strange how something that would have seemed like a “miss” a few years ago is all of the sudden on-trend.
March 14, 2014 at 6:40 pm
fashion always goes and comes back but I agree its interesting why stuff comes back in trend, is it really on trend or is it only on trend because marketing people say so and push it :/
March 15, 2014 at 2:51 am
it’s called a gavroche style cap! do you know the story? :)
March 14, 2014 at 4:13 pm
Isn’t it a shame that so many os Scott’s subjects have a cigarette in their hands? So much for the “beautiful people” who look cheap, actually. I know they have to go outside to puff and thereby populate Scott’s happy hunting grounds for street photography, so I have no solution short of Scott asking them to stub them out…not likely to happen.
March 15, 2014 at 6:19 am
Since you asked; No. Its not. Its a shame I have to keep reading this same criticism. Yes, people smoke. Its a fact of life, and it doesn’t make them look cheap. I don’t even know what that means. You don’t have the right to ask people to stop doing what they like. there are lys of unhealthy things out there. Do you ask overweight people to stop eating when you see them too?
Boris and Natasha
March 15, 2014 at 12:41 pm
Excellent post Josephine.
March 15, 2014 at 2:06 pm
March 16, 2014 at 7:04 am
No, but I’d darn love to!
March 17, 2014 at 10:41 am
whether leaving ppl at what they like to do or not is one thing.
however, beautifying or glamorizing can be an issue i guess. sure ppl smoke while there also are number of ppl either not liking the habit or further more thinking it disgusting and not glamorous nor fashionable. concern can be sentimentally and rationally legit here, in fact.
March 15, 2014 at 8:45 am
Damn right, nothing groovy about smoking.
March 17, 2014 at 8:16 am
The problem with the smoking isn’t that it looks cheap. If it looked cheap more care would be made to not take these shots. The problem is that it glamorizes smoking. It makes smoking look ok. Short term the nicotine is highly addictive. It dulls the skin. Makes those beautiful people that Scott shoots look old prematurely. Long term it causes cancer and other horrible diseases.
March 14, 2014 at 4:21 pm
I love caps!!!
Judith A. Ross
Now that brings me back. I had a couple of those when I was a tween — The Beatles put them on the map back then!
March 14, 2014 at 4:26 pm
Looks great on both women. Great captures!!
March 14, 2014 at 4:28 pm
I saw the nautical cap on Gisele at the H&M advertisement in August 2013 and I think it is amazing ever since!!!!
March 14, 2014 at 4:45 pm
I like the way the hair is caught in the scarf and shows off the cap nicely on the left photo.
Some styling never changes through the ages like the way I belted my trench some 30 years ago and is still going strongly.
March 14, 2014 at 5:06 pm
Alexis @ BPR
March 14, 2014 at 5:28 pm
I love this cap! It’s super cute!
March 14, 2014 at 5:49 pm
Nice!! Posted a pic of you & me on my blog, happy to see you in person!
March 14, 2014 at 5:51 pm
Greek fisherman’s hat?
March 14, 2014 at 6:03 pm
It is very nice :) It looks like a “casquette de Gavroche” (the little boy in the “Misérables” ;) )
March 14, 2014 at 6:04 pm
la garçonne! love this hat
March 14, 2014 at 6:15 pm
Really cool cap! I should wear hat more often!
March 14, 2014 at 6:48 pm
Im in Paris too!!!! I posted some photos, hope you like it ;)
March 14, 2014 at 7:47 pm
Great classic cap. Now I just need to figure where to pick one up. ;)
March 14, 2014 at 8:46 pm
really nice cap! love them.
March 14, 2014 at 8:55 pm
In America…and elsewhere…it is called a newsboy cap…much more youthful and less ostentatious than a fedora. Love it.
une chatte grise
March 15, 2014 at 2:21 pm
Interesting–I’ve always heard hats like those in the photos referred to as Greek fisherman’s caps. (I’ve generally heard the term “newsboy cap” used in reference to a different sort of hat–a flat cap with a soft crown that usually snaps onto or is attached to the front of the brim.) But I agree that these hats are great-looking and far less tiresome than fedoras!
March 14, 2014 at 8:57 pm
Stop smoking, please please please!
March 14, 2014 at 9:55 pm
I think this is such a fun look!
March 15, 2014 at 2:45 am
Perfect composition! Beautiful photo!
March 15, 2014 at 3:26 am
she have an exceptional sense of style~
Great cap!!!now i need a cap~~ :)
March 15, 2014 at 3:28 am
she have an exceptional sence of style~!
Great cap!! Now I need a cap :)
March 15, 2014 at 4:43 am
I saw Emmanuelle Alt wearing such s cap in some street style photos during Paris fashion week too. Great style, really love it!
March 15, 2014 at 8:14 am
I love this cap! So cool !
March 15, 2014 at 8:36 am
Yes to hats.
March 15, 2014 at 10:02 am
It was the hype with hipsters in Berlin for one summer a few years ago…
March 15, 2014 at 11:36 am
This reminds me of the 70s. Retro look.
March 15, 2014 at 6:32 pm
love your capture and love this hat!
March 16, 2014 at 2:03 pm
Is that Marant on the right?
March 16, 2014 at 3:12 pm
“Greek fisherman’s cap”
The tie/braid across the top, the wider brim, and the gathers make it so.
(“Newsboy caps” have smaller brims, and are more square. Also the Greek ones are usually dark wool? whereas newsboys were usually brown canvas.)
Do fishermen actually wear them in Greece? ;)
March 16, 2014 at 4:10 pm
style circling around. Those caps called ‘Lenin’s cap’ reminded me 70′s
March 17, 2014 at 5:50 am
That’s from Isabel Marant for HM , kids collection …..I have it myself
March 17, 2014 at 6:44 am
Great shots, love the classic looks.
March 20, 2014 at 3:56 pm
Fisherman’s cap. I remember when the Beatles wore them. Loved those back then..
March 25, 2014 at 7:18 am
La bonne vieille casquette St James