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Throughout the Expo, hostesses wore pale blue A-line skirts, blazers and pillbox hats.
Givenchy told reporters of one display dedicated to 15 hats: satin pillboxes with ostrich feathers, a long flat velvet hat with bow, and dramatic capelines adorned with sequins and turkey feathers.
Art Jackson, who singlehandedly destroyed a dozen enemy pillboxes and killed 50 Japanese soldiers during a fierce battle on the Pacific island of Peleliu, died Wednesday at the Boise VA Medical Center.
A sinamay crosshatch pillbox was followed by a feather flower fascinator.
Besides killing the Japanese soldiers, Jackson destroyed a dozen enemy pillboxes.
Antique Russian Imperial pillbox, $4,500, 1stdibs.com.
Her Prim Cocktail Suits Diana often wore pastel sets paired with pillboxes for cocktail attire, but Abloh imagined the modern day Diana sporting shorter hemlines—and tennis shoes for evening.
Inspired by the retro silhouettes, which harkened back to the ‘40s and ‘50s, McKnight sought to create an alternative to the pillbox hats that would have punctuated them back in the ‘40s and ‘50s.
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