With kindergartens and primary schools reopening this week in Shanghai, China’s biggest fashion trend for children has now hit our fair city.
On their first day back at school, kids at the Shanghai Chongming Experimental Primary School were encouraged to wear “one-meter hats” to class.
The hats, which have been sweeping elementary schools across the nation, are not only adorable but help to remind kids about the importance of social distancing with flaps sticking out from either side.
Here are some examples:
And in video form:
Meanwhile, on the other side of town, it was not such a happy first day back at school for one local kindergarten student who turned out to bethe only member of his class to show up.