Paul asked for this page of famous and infamous fellas wearing berets.

His mum is French after all, so it is not overly pretentious of him to wear one!

And the woven silk labels are beautiful.

old beret label 'Alaska'

archivally mounted and framed

label size c.9cms. x 6cms. ( frame c.26cms. x 22cms.)

available at £125

the greatest artist of them all Picasso

his muse Dora Mar wearing a red beret

man ray in beret

Man Ray

English aesthete and artist Ben Nicholson

Composer Olivier Messiaen sports a 'basque' style beret

iconic image of Che Geuvara

and then two ridiculous English comedians:

Benny HIll and Michael Crawford ( as Frank Spencer) in a military style beret

Victor Moscoso - Spanish artist and creator of iconic 60's psychadelic posters

and here are family members Len Grush and Paul Rennie sporting their berets,