Handmade Silk Taffeta Headwrap ready for any occasion! Could be used as a retro, rockabilly or pin-up accessory or for a historical purpose such as the bandeau styles of the early 1800's! Headwraps and headscarves were all the rage from the 1790's until the 1830's and became increasingly popular again in the 1930's & 40's.
Based on the fashion plate, Journal des Dames et des Modes, 1803.
These entirely hand-stitched headwraps are made of a gorgeous Frosted Crimson silk taffeta with a cute knot to be worn in the front. Our "ready-to-wear" headwraps are designed to fit securely over the head and hairstyle — No tying required! This can be added to your hair after you've styled it or placed on head for hair to be styled around. For Living History purposes: Headwraps in this style are well suited for daywear or casual evening affairs.
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