This beautiful hat is a replica of an original butterick 1940’s pattern 1786 25c. Entirely made by hand and stitched, this hat is a gorgeous rich deep claret and the fabric used is a crushed cotton velvet. The crown is stiffened with paris net and calico for secure fit. Bow is stiffened in same way and top of bow secured down to behind knot. Bow can be left up as seen is other collection pages. Finished with a decorative liner the hat can be secured with metal combs attached.