Countless black women would rather attend church naked than hatless. For these women, a church hat, flamboyant as it may be, is no mere fashion accessory;
"Crowns" Portraits of Black Women in Church Hats Author:Michael Cunningham fun book.in the south I use to see these ladies going off to church .and woe what hat and bags and shoes.
Beautiful church hats are evident in and out of a church setting. Wear a beautifu hat with pride. Famous woman have worn church hats. These hats exemplify what dressing up is all about.
Beautiful photographs of African American women wearing their church hats. Each woman tells a little about herself in addition to the place of hats in her life. Some of the oral histories are very vivid and moving. It is an excellent work.
Crowns: Portraits of Black Women in Church Hats by Michael Cunningham & Craig Marberry