Canotier: the traditional straw hat
The boater is a straw hat that gives you a country look while protecting you from the sun. Decorated with a ribbon or grosgrain, this headgear will give a chic touch to your casual outfits! This headgear is available at all prices, from the cheap 15 € boater to the top of the range.
This galurin is oval shaped with a flat cap and flat edges. Often adorned with a black ribbon with a hatter's knot, the galurin was invented at the beginning of the 19th century by boating enthusiasts from which it takes its name. In the beginning, this headgear was very popular among sportsmen and worn by men. Read our article to learn more about the canoeist and its history.
Later on, this hat was adopted by women, especially thanks to "Coco" Chanel who put it forward in her collections. It is a hat that is light, airy and above all cheap. This makes it a hat that cleverly protects from the sun without keeping warm. It will easily go with your outfits, whether chic or more relaxed.