The New York Times has picked up on how the Donald Trump “Make America Great Again” campaign hat is taking the fashion world by storm!
[pullquote align=”full” cite=”” link=”” color=”” class=”” size=””]Donald Trump’s symbolic cap has become a must-have fashion accessory.
An old-school, wide-brimmed rope hat — some in white and navy, others in red and white — has seemingly become the ironic must-have fashion accessory of the summer. [/pullquote]
The demand for the hat, which is causing order fulfillment to be 3 to 4 weeks behind, even caught Donald Trump himself by surprise!
“I was certainly surprised to the extent it caught on,” Mr. Trump said in a recent phone interview last week. “It’s become the hottest fashion item there is.”
[pullquote align=”full” cite=”” link=”” color=”” class=”” size=””]But the hats are more than a knowing wink. At a recent Trump rally outside the Capitol, they floated like so many buoys in the sea of voters. Many said they wore the hats because they supported Mr. Trump, his optimistic message — an echo of Ronald Reagan’s 1980 “Let’s Make America Great Again” — and his tell-it-like-it-is ethos.[/pullquote]