On a daily basis, we use all kinds of objects. however, little do we know why a certain item was created in the first place and what its original purpose was. In today’s article, we are going to show you what is the purpose of a wicker ball cap or small “pockets” of underwear for ladies and so on.
1. The bobble on the hats
The first ball had appeared in the 19th century, among the French sailors. In that period, the cabins in the ships had a low roof, so the ball served to prevent sailors to hurt their heads. After that, some other countries started using the hats knitted these balls. Those hats nowadays don’t have such an important role, but rather there for aesthetic appearance of hats.
2.Diamond-shaped square on backpacks
Originally, it was very beneficial for camping, either for threading ropes or mounting equipment in order to free the arms. Nowadays, you can also hang something, but it would be more for decoration.