$ 65.00 - Sold OutOne of the best hats in my shop currently. Stunning example of a 1920s true cloche. Its a rich deep olive, not quite forest green. The inside is mesh. There is a wide grosgrain ribbon round the bottom of the rim and then the rest is covered with green quail feathers. Over all that is a layer of green birdcage netting. There is a bow of the same grosgrain that can be worn anywhere on the head you like, front ,back or side. What's even better is this hat lays perfectly flat for easy storage or travel. The feather ends do tend to get stuck in the veil though when you go to unflatten it, so just reach up and gently lay them all down. Measures 21.5" Fits snug.
$ 30.00Darling hat circa 1930s or 40s. Ivory mesh form with pleated chiffon over the top and then soutache lace wrapped round the sides. There is a black velvet ribbon peaking from underneath the soutache all round the brim and then a black velvet ribbon bow at the back of the head outside the soutache. Label reads: "The French Shoppe Millinery, 5506 Hollywood Blvd". Hat is structured on a mesh form. Measures 21" round the inside. Semi slouchy style.
$ 30.00Fun black bonnet style hat circa 1930s. Woven straw with a brim and grosgrain ribbon ties that are meant to be tied into a bow under the chin. Grosgrain ribbon round the inside as well. Label reads: Beir Bros Niagara Falls , New York and gives the size as 22. It also says this was manufactured under fair labor standards. :) Will ship flat as its collapsible.
$ 30.00Lovely deep olive green satin cocktail hat circa late 40s or 50s. Trimmed all over with velvet flower buds and leaves in varying shades of green and gold threads. Lined with lace and velvet cording.
$ 45.00Lovely ivory beaded handbag by Whiting and Davis form the 1940s. Covered in ivory beads sewn together into a mesh, with a celluloid frame and chain. Soo cute! The interior is one big open space with 1 smaller open compartments. Lined inside in a dark marooney-red faille. Label inside says, Alumesh, Whiting and Davis, made in The U.S.A. About 9.5" wide, 7.5 " tall (including clasp but not including handle).
$ 30.00Fantastic black cloche hat circa 1940s. Semi sheer mesh with the littlest hint of a brim on the sides. Wrapped round with black birdcage dotted veiling, embellished with a wee black velvet ribbon bow in front. Grosgrain ribbon round the inside. No designer label, but there is a size inside. says 23.
$ 30.00Fantastic black tilt hat circa 1940s. Black mesh circular base covered with black fabric and then topped with feathers and birdcage veiling. A little black velvet bow sits right in the very center. Grosgrain ribbon round the inside. No designer label, measures 20.5" round the inner circle, but it seems this is one size fits most as its meant to sit atop the crown.
$ 26.001940s black mesh hat with darling heart shaped felt hat pin. This little darling comes to a sort of point in the very center and then the front is folded up against itself. There is a wire inside the brim so one can bend this too one's desired shape to an extent. The fabric this is made out of has a sort of sheen to it. Really cute design. There is a grosgrain ribbon band round the inside. Measures 21" round the inside at the grosgrain ribbon. Its crushable so will ship flat.
$ 40.00Fun flower covered ladies topper hat circa 1940s. base is soft brown velvet-y felt covered in silk millinery ribbons and flowers in ivory, pale blush and darker blush. Scattered green leaves as well. One size fits all I would think as its just a topper. Label reads: Coulters Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles.
$ 98.00From my personal collection. Utterly stunning natural straw mushroom, or cartwheel hat from the 1940s embellished with velvet rope in ivory and darling little daisies. There is a pearl tipped hat pin included that was there when I bought this and I've just left it. Balances on the head with V clips on either side. Measures approx. 16" across the diameter at the widest, and the cap inside is a bit over 20" around, but as its meant to balance more on the top of the crown its one size fits all more or less. Label reads: Marstons San Diego.
$ 30.00Fantastic black rain hat circa 1950s. Semi slouchy style with a squared off brim. There is a giant bow on the front and one pink rose. Has a certain Mary Poppins goes Mod feel to it. No designer label, but there is a Union Made label inside. Measures 21.5" round the inside.
$ 25.00Charming black velvet topper cocktail hat from the 1950s. Interesting sloping shape towards one side, perfect for those sideswept styles of the 40s and 50s. There is no designer label but there is a size label that says Medium. The inside is lined in acetate with a grosgrain ribbon round the inside. The front, I guess you'd call it a brim or bill, is embellished with small black beads that look like jet to me. It ahs a slightly squashy shape which I personally like, but I believe it could be steamed to be more smooth through the crown as well if you prefer. Will ship flat.
$ 36.00Charming black velvet topper cocktail hat from the 1950s. Birdcage veil and a triangular velvet embellishment with rhinestones on it. Clips on either side to hold it to the head.There is no designer label but it looks like there used to be. The inside of the brim is lined in faille. Measures 20" round the inside.
$ 28.00Classy turban from the 1950s. Semi slouchy style with a satin crown and velvet round the diameter. No designer label but there is a Union Made label. The inside is lined in faille and there is a grosgrain ribbon round the inside. Measures 22" round the inside. Will ship flat as there is a wire round the inside that will reshape.
$ 48.00Wonderful brown mushroom, or cartwheel hat circa late 1940s or early 1950s. I'm unsure of exactly what the material is, but it seems like a nubby silk barkcloth, if you can imagine that. Balances on the head with a stiff cap underneath. Then there is a wide brim going out form the cap, and then on top of that is a second layer, more loose and full, of the same fabric. All combined it gives a lovely appearance if a really full mushroom. There is wire in the brim so it can be shaped however you like. Measures approx. 13" across the diameter at the widest, and the cap inside is a bit over 19" around, but as its meant to balance more on the top of the crown its one size fits all more or less. It looks like there was a designer label at one point but its sadly gone.
$ 30.00Pretty straw hat, circa 1950s, straw with brown velvet ribbon round the base, and a brown velvet rope ribbon bow at the back. A silver hatpin is included in the back. Label reads: Bullock's Los Angeles. Grosgrain band round the inside. Measures 21" round the inside.
$ 13.00Beautiful veil fascinator in deepest blue with little velvet embellishments. I know its hard to tell in most of the photos, but it definitely isn't black, its very dark blue. The 4th photo shows the color best. There is a velvet bow in the top middle, and then on one side are four velvet appliques that look like clubs from a deck of cards. There is no label.
$ 20.00Pretty cozy faux fur cloche/turban style hat by Haggartys CA. Silvery tan/camel/beige color with a matching grosgrain ribbon floppy bow in back. Measures about 22.25" round the inside. Label reads: Haggartys Southern California, Made in Italy
$ 36.00Stunning fascinator hat, circa 1950s with a light brown birdcage veil and fur. The base is covered in warm rich chocolate brown velvet which is then looped with fur. There is a gold satin bow at what I believe is the back but I think you could put it at the front as well if you wish. And topped off with the veil. I don't usually sell fur so I have no idea what this is, but maybe a fox? No label.
$ 38.00Lovely peacock blue velour/velvet hat, circa 1950s with a birdcage veil and dark sky blue satin ribbon. There used to be a label but it is no longer there, sadly. Grosgrain band round the inside, and the interior and small brim is lined in some sort of brocade. Measures 22" inside.
$ 18.00Awesome reversible beaded handbag. Covered in faux white pearls, and then clear bead panels with green and pink beaded flowers in them. All on an ivory twill. So cute! The reverse side is just plain faux pearls. there is a flexible metal band round the top of the purse, about an inch down, that has hinges on either side. So when you bend it, it stays open, see photo. No label. About 9.5" wide, 9 " tall (not including strap).
$ 28.00Pretty straw hat, circa 1950s, ivory straw with lighter ivory ribbon round the base, and an additonal ribbon bow at the ront with a pink tipped hat pin included. There is no labek. Grosgrain band round the inside. Measures 21.5" round the inside.
$ 30.00Fun flower covered ladies hat circa 1950s. Hat is a mesh form covered in chiffon millinery ribbons made to look like flowers in soft buttery yellow. Grosgrain ribbon inside. Measures 20.75" round the inside. No designer label but there is a union made label.
$ 20.00Fresh and slouchy apple green ladies hat circa 1960s, 1970s. Nice 4" wide brim. Satin rope double band tied in a bow.. Wire at brim edge so one can shape the brim however one likes. 20". Label reads: Made Especially For You By Rosaline. Grosgrain band inside as well. Fabric feels like a heavy linen to me.
$ 28.00Classy pillbox from the 1960s. pretty rhinestone bead attached to a tab of velvet in front. Semi slouchy turban-ey style with a braided satin and velvet round the diameter. No label. The inside is unlined but there is a grosgrain ribbon round the inside. Measures 22" round the inside.
$ 30.00Stunning sky blue pillbox hat from the 60s with a paler blue birdcage veil. The hat is a stiff mesh covered in really neat faux feather-like pieces in velvet and silk. These are studded in various places with sequins and little faux perls on stems. The inside has a grosgrain ribbon round the band. Label reads: Andrea Fashions, and there is a Union Made label as well. 21.5" round the inside.
$ 36.00Beautiful blush colored vintage turban style hat from the 60s. Layer after layer of floaty blush tulle netting over a mesh form with a slight brim and a pretty milk chocolate colored velvet ribbon flourish at the back. Grosgrain ribbon round the interior. Fabulous! Label reads: Gene Doris, New York. Union made. 22" round the inside.
$ 24.00Classy woven brown straw pillbox hat from the 60s with a matching brown birdcage veil topper. There is a brown satin ribbon bow attached to the top center of the hat and another wider satin ribbon band round the base of the hat ending in a big bow at what I believe is the front of the hat, but you could position it at the side or the back if you prefer. There is no definite marking for which side is front or back. The hat is structured on a mesh form. No Label. Measure 20.75" round the inside. It is meant to perch on top or at the crown of the head.
$ 28.00Luscious chocolate brown velvet turban or muffin cap from the 1960s. Slouchy layered style gathered in the front with a colorful stone broach. No label. The inside is lined. This is completely crushable so the perfect thing to pack on a trip. Measures 21" round the inside.
$ 40.00Luscious chocolate brown velvet turban from the 1960s. Slouchy layered style with a gather on one side. Label reads: Lucila Mendez, Exclusive New York. The inside is a faille. This is completely crushable so the perfect thing to pack on a trip. Measures 23" round the inside.
$ 30.00Fun flower covered ladies hat circa 1960s. Various shades of aqua, orange, peach, yellow and green. There is a mesh form covered in silk and velvet millinery flowers which are then covered by a sheer fine tulle. The brim is wired and covered in yellow silk. It is wider in front than the back. Brim is a bit wider at the front than the back. This was a bit hard to measure due to the way the brim is shaped. I came up with 20.5". It is sort of meant to sit atop the crown so measurement may not matter so much but if you are very concerned about correct fit, pleas convo me with questions about it first and I'll see if I can help. Label reads: Paul Bensam Customer Designed, and there is a union made label as well.
$ 28.00Darling ivory topper hat, circa 1960s with a birdcage veil and ivory velvet ribbon bow. This is two layers, the bottom one is a stiff ivory faille ( I think), and atop that is a ring of what appears to be some form of synthetic fringey material. I am not familiar with this material, but it resembles grass to me actually. Attached to this is an ivory birdcage veil. There is no designer label but there is a union made label. Hat seems to be one size fits all, or at least most. Really pretty little thing and perfect for a vintage wedding.
$ 20.00Darling ivory chenille knit hat, circa 1960s with a birdcage veil and ivory ribbon tab. Small rolled brim and crown over a soft mesh form. Attached to this is an ivory birdcage veil, and a little tab of grosgrain ribbon. Label reads: JW Robinson, California. There is grosgrain round the inside and crisscrossing it as well. 20.5" round the inside. Will ship flat as its crushable so be prepared to push it back into shape. :)
$ 36.00Pretty cozy faux fur covered brimmed hat by Lilli of California. Silvery tan/camel/beige color with a matching ribbon floppy bow in back. There is a band of soutache trim round the edge of the flipped up brim. The body appears to be wool. Measures about 21" round the inside. Label reads: Lilli of California, and a stamp inside says Selene, Body Made in Italy
$ 26.00Stunning black velvet pillbox hat from the 60s with black feathers surrounding the brim. The feathers are soft and sleek. Interior is a pretty diamond pattern brocade. No designer Label but there is a union made label. 19.5" round the inside.
$ 38.00Fun flower covered ladies hat circa 1960s. Various shades of pink and fuschia. The base is a loosely woven crocheted yarn and then its just covered with velvet and silk millinery flowers. Its so bright and cheerful!!! Measures 22.5" round the inside, just a note, this was not the easiest to measure so I may be off by a half inch or so, but this is the kind of hat that sort of fits everyone unless you're super unusually sized one way or the other. There's no designer label but there is a union made label inside.
$ 16.00Fun ladies hat circa 1960s. Pink straw with a birdcage veil and bows in shades of pink and fuschia. Measures 21" round the inside.There's no label. This so reminds me of a stewardess cap, but way more fun!
$ 30.00Beautiful deep blue hat circa 1970s with a blue velvet hatband and birdcage veil scattered with chenille dots. Label reads: Bermona Model, Made in England, says its 100% rabbit hair and suggest not wearing it in the rain. There is a grosgrain ribbon round the inside. Measures 22.5" round the inside.
$ 48.00The most fantastic hat circa 1980s. Black straw oval fascinator style base with a thin elastic band to hold it on the head, and embellished with a black birdcage veil scattered with chenille dots and sequins, and enormous yellow silk millinery flowers. Label reads: Chapeau Creations, Ruth Kropveld. There is a grosgrain ribbon round the inside. Measures 21" round the inside.