Original Vintage: Delightful coral wired cocktail hat or skull cap. These skull caps were originally designed to sit onto of a hair up do of curls and were often worn evening gowns bridal and wool and felt styles worn with coats and suits.
Dating from: 1950s
Label: no label
from side point over ear across the top to side point on other side 11” (27.5cm)
from back point across the top to front 9 ½ “(24cm)
wired edge that you can shape to fit over your hair do/head shape
Made of: fine millinery satin ribbon loops with narrow velvet ribbon woven in. There is some remains of a very tiny brown dot net that may have once covered the whole piece.
Vintage Condition: Excellent Vintage Condition: apart from the dot net that remains this could be removed.
Vintage items are not new they date back to a particular era, some have survived in amazing condition, while others may show some signs of age but we feel they still deserve to make it into our collection. Therefore, we have listed our items into three Conditions:
- Excellent Vintage Condition: Means the item is in great shape for its age. (Most of our stock will fall into this category)
Coral Cocktail Hat
To re shape put in steam flow and brush gently