YUKA CELEBRATES EASTER WITH OTHER MAD HATTERS IN NYC
 
THEY SAID IT COULDN’T BE DONE...BUT WE FOUND SOME HAT STATS
IF YOU THOUGHT THE INTERNET WAS A BIG DEAL...YOU WERE RIGHT
Volume 2 Newsletter 7
May 3, 2006
“Success represents the 1% of your work that results from the 99% that is called failure.” - Soichiro Honda - founder of Honda Motors
Not satisfied with selling consumers everything for their medicine closets and garages, Wal-Mart is now focusing on the fashion customer with a vengeance. more
 
Howie Mandel was on the Jay Leno Show last week wearing a wonderful orange Pork Pie hat (it looked like a Borsalino) in a fine weave straw. more
 
New Era Cap Co. is opening their first retail store at 9 E. 4th Street in Greenwich Village in New York City this month. more
 
Now that the Von Dutch trucker cap is last years' news, hipsters are looking to capture its essence once again. more
 
RAPPERS MAKING GOLD SELLING MONEY
The clothing company Billionaire Boys Club - owned by musician-producer Pharrell Williams and... more
 
Paramount Apparel signed an exclusive licensing contract with Perry Ellis to design, manufacture... more
 
Aaron Kesmetis opened his North Conway, New Hampshire hat store three years ago and is proudly living out his dream to run a family owned hat store. more
 
Celebrities Bill Nighy, Alan Rickman, Dame Maggie Smith, Emma Thompson and... more
 
Belinsky has some words of wisdom for today's New York City retailers... more
 
A note from the Editor (me): This is the way to get free publicity from newspapers and magazines. more
 
Johnnie Farmer was working as a health aide at Cape Coral High School in 1985, wondering how she could make some extra money during summer vacation. more
 
Here are some statistics on the hat manufacturing industry in the United States: more
 
Men's Fashion Guru Andy Gilchrist tells us like it is for Spring 2006. more
 
Judith M Millinery Supply House (www.judithm.com) is trying to help a cap customer... more
 
We found these statistics about the Internet and thought you might like to be informed on the ways of the wired. more
 
In case you didn't buy a Hat Life Directory for 2006, they're still hot off the press. more