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If the Fendi, Valentino and Versace menswear shows are anything to go by, it looks like the bucket hat is here to stay as the retro accessory to get on board with. Perhaps it's the humble bucket's versatility that makes it such a phoenix-like headgear choice: after all, how many other garments are equally at home on the heads of rhyme-slinging rap superstars, street-styling fashionistas, 80s Australian cricketers and gardening pensioners? Not many. To try to get to the bottom of its enduring appeal, we delve into the history of this most distinctive (and divisive) lid below.