The Hermès carrè, from Napoleonic soldiers until today

The story of the Hermès carré, made in silk twill, parts from afar, when by common accessory for napoleonic soldiers becomes an accessory used by women up to turn into legend when to wear it are stars and iconic women like Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly.
His first international success, the Hermès scarf that still remembers and is celebrated as the first who transformed a piece of fabric to tie around the neck in a timeless accessory that everyone wanted to wear: the first success dates back to 1937 with what is considered the first true Hermès scarf made in silk twill, cm 90x90, named "Jeu des Omnibus et Dames Blanches" and disegned by Hugo Grygkar. Today the Hermès carrè,  scarves and stoles are world famous for their colors, silk and their bold prints, so elegant and sophisticated. 

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