A pretty flower patterned vintage lace is the fabric used for this unusual pillbox hat. The colors of the hat are ivory with flowers edged in gold.
The flowers accenting the hat were also made from the same lace fabric. These flowers are backed by silk covered wire and sewn on with gold thread. They are an extension of the fabric itself.
The trim is a vintage metallic gold with ivory colored flower sequins and clear beads running the length of the brim.
This was all sewn over a hand blocked buckram base.
The head size opening is 21 1/4" but the hat is meant to sit on top of the head so it will fit a size up to 22 1/2"
The hat is satin lined and has an elastic band to secure it to the
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