Mexican Clothing – Sombrero
Traditional Mexican Clothing – Mexican Hat
Sombrero aka traditional Mexican hat is the best and most important peace of almost any male and many female Mexican costumes.
This traditional Mexican hat comes in many sizes. In the past there was only one size – the extra large with high pointed crow and extra wide brim. Nowadays, there are Mexican hats in all sizes including the so called mini Mexican hats for dogs.
Yes, dogs love Mexican hats as well as men, women and children which is why you can find Mexican hat in almost any color and size.
For example the very popular men Mexican costume is the Mexican Poncho macho costume and, you guessed it, the center peace is the large brim Mexican hat. Also, the very popular women Mexican costume is the Mexican Adelita costume and there is no Adelita without the medium size traditional Mexican hat.
Mexican dog costumes are getting more and more popular and of course most of them include the mini traditional Mexican hat.
In other words, if you would like to have the authentic or original Mexican costume than you need the traditional Mexican clothing – Mexican hat, Ribozo, Mexican poncho, Mexican peasant dress, traditional Mexican shirt, huaraches, Mexican belt, etc.
If you don’t have any of the traditional Mexican clothing numbered above and you have to choose only one peace of authentic Mexican clothing than choose the traditional Mexican hat, combine it with any pants or colorful dress and you will get an original Mexican costume.
The Sombrero is the most recognizable Mexican trademark which is why if you have it than you can pass as a Mexican on every costume party.
In conclusion, if you want to go to the great Mexican fiesta party and you have no idea what to wear buy a Mexican hat and combine it with any clothes that you look good in.
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