Forget Beatrice"s "pretzel" hat – now formal millinery is taking the U.S. by storm too

Forget Beatrice"s "pretzel" hat – now formal millinery is taking the U.S. by storm too

Forget Beatrice”s “pretzel” hat – now formal millinery is taking the U.S. by storm too

9:38 PM on 30th May 2011

Isabel LucasHead trends at the Met Gala: Serena WillamsSinger Fergie

Turning heads: Isabel Lucas (left), Serena Williams (centre), and Fergie (right) at the Met gala earlier this month

Princess Beatrice

Making a statement: Princess Beatrice in her infamous “pretzel” hat by Philip Treacy at the Royal Wedding last month

The QueenNo hat: Samantha Cameron

Breaking from tradition: The Queen in a bow-covered hairnet at the Chelsea Flower show last week (left), while Samantha Cameron (right) wore a jewelled hair clip instead of a hat at the Royal Wedding

Salma Hayek

Setting a trend: Salma Hayek spearheaded the headwear revival in October at Paris Fashion Week when she stepped out in a turban