D.I.Y. 1830s-1840s Straw Bonnet

$36.00

This straw bonnet is the perfect beginning to your very own Romantic Era millinery project! Featuring a deep brim, this 100% straw bonnet is ideal for the 1830s and 1840s. One size only.

Description

The size and shape of this narrow braid 3 end straw plait bonnet is based on an extant c. 1835 bonnet in the collection of the MFA Boston. This bonnet style was popular during the 1830s and 1840s and was worn in rural areas well into the 1860s. Best worn with ties or a hat pin.

Brim depth: 10 inches

Crown width: 5 inches

Front width: 9.5 inches