D.I.Y. High Brim Straw Spoon Bonnet

$36.00

This straw bonnet base is the perfect beginning to your own Victorian Era millinery project! Featuring a high brim and extended sides, this bonnet is the ideal shape for the 1860s. Unfinished. One size only.

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Description

This 100% all natural narrow braid 3- end straw plait bonnet is designed after original straw bonnets in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. This bonnet shape was at its height during the late 1850s and 1860s. This bonnet was worn with or without a bavolet (curtain). Best worn with ties or a hat pin.

Brim depth: 10 inches

Back width: 5.5 inches

Front width: 11 inches