Mid Century Cocktail Half Hat, Black Velvet, Fits Most

  • $ 35.00
  • Only One Available: In Stock
Beautiful vintage cocktail hat for an evening out.
Approx Size: Fits Most, Outside Diameter: 8" (20 cm); Height of Crown 1.5" (4 cm)
Condition: Good.
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  • Beautiful vintage cocktail hat for an evening out.
    Approx Size: Fits Most, Outside Diameter: 8" (20 cm); Height of Crown 1.5" (4 cm)
    Condition: Good.
    Mark/Label: None.

    Get it before it's gone.

    • Luxurious black velvet half hat.
    • Wire wrapped side decoration can be shaped in several different ways.
    • Perfect for an elegant evening out on the town.
    • Half hats are perfect for almost every hairstyle or face shape.

    Half hats are a brimless shallow hat that usually sits flat on top of the crown - like an extra wide bandeau. The half hat was created by Lilly Dache, who won an American Designer award for it in 1941. Dior designed veiled half hats beginning in 1947. They remained popular during the 1950s and morphed into variations including openwork half-hats comprised of a wired piping frame with flowers, feathers or other trims. Check out Madge's article on half hats.

     

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    HOW TO FIND YOUR HAT SIZE

    1. Pull a fabric tape measure or length of string around your head just slightly above the ear, across the mid-forehead, completely circling your head.

    2. Hold the tape firmly, but not too tightly. You are measuring your head exactly
    where the hat will sit in either inches or centimeters.

    3. If your measurement falls between sizes, choose the next largest size.


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