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Sophie's Other Choice: Missoni vs. C'N'C' Costume National

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We like to shop online as much as we like to shop on foot. But sometimes, the overwhelming selection of web merchandise leaves us torn between two similar items. Here, we'll ask you to pick for us. Call it Sophie's Other Choice. Feel the need to explain your decision? Hit up the comments.

On the left, we have a Missoni hat. Cost: $138 on Crucial details: finely ribbed, 100% cashmere.

On the right, we have a C'N'C' Costume National hat. Cost: $72 on Crucial details: ribbed; unlined; diamante detailing; 30% wool, 70% acetate.