In our mad rush further into modernity, we have chosen to leave the artful hat mostly behind us. Apart from the extraordinary work of a few like Philip Treacey, or the marvelous crowns of Church going ladies, such powerful headgear statements have mostly faded out of common usage.
But the key to everything working properly is precise measurement.
So, here we are in the 21st century, casting about for ways to be more recognizably individual in our appearance.
Hats, people, hats. They can, and I think should become, a stronger part of the Attire dialog once again.