The now well-known, cloche style hat, was invented in 1908. The hat was named after the French word cloche which is bell in English. The hat was named as such due to its bell-like shape. This hat even shaped hairstyles of the 1920’s. Our cloche hats can be found in a variety of colors, designs, and styles from wool felt, straw, Sinamay, UPF, hemp, and other fashionable styles. These are a perfect women’s fashion accessory sure to accent any wardrobe. The cloche hat has been an important part of the fashion world for over 80 years and it shows no signs of stopping. Our most popular ribbon cloche hat is a fantastic casual or dressy hat. This is the must have women’s accessory that would do wonders for your springtime fashion. Any of these hats offer both a casual yet elegant style wonderful for a variety of different events. Cloche lovers come here for great hats.