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Pillbox Hat

Description: Pillbox hat of black satin with veil. Sides of crown with horizontally pleated waves of self material. Large brooch at center front with rhinestones as trim. Black net veil with snaps at ends for securing hat to wearer's head. Lined in black, diamond patterned material. No labels.
Date: 1955
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Hat

Description: Head ring of royal blue satin with braided effect. Blue veil meets at top of open crown and falls over entire hat with chenille dots decorating front of veil. No labels. Two combs at sides for securing hat to wearer's head.
Date: 1959
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Hat

Description: Hat of royal blue velveteen felt. Somewhat in the cloche style, the hat consists of a cylindrical crown tapering slightly to the flat top. The sides of the hat are covered in a wide band of same fabric which wraps around hat and secures in a giant square buckle covered in same fabric. Hat is unlined, with black grosgrain inner hatband. Designer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Hazel Eller - Custom Made" Stamped inside crown: "Borsalino / Antica Casa"
Date: 1950/1959
Creator: Eller, Hazel
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Headband

Description: Headband of black velvet with 5 gold metal tassels on top front edge.
Date: 1950/1959
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Headband

Description: Headband of ivory satin trimmed with matching coque feathers curling off of side.
Date: 1955?
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Headband

Description: Headband of ivory silken fabric. Two layered bows form decoration with ivory veil. Designer's label on inside of headband: "Phyllis Ann / original"
Date: 1955?
Creator: Phyllis Ann
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Calotte

Description: Hat of black felt. Styled as a calotte (also spelled "calot"), the low domed crown has a velvet-like appearance. At front, the edge turns up and back, and is covered with black seed beads. At right side is a group of 7" long fine black stripped feathers accented with 5 red wires. Unlined, with inner black grosgrain ribbon hatband. Designer's label sewn to inside headband: "Designed for you / by / Derrieux". Stamped inside of crown: "[coat of arms] / Ruth / Made in Czechoslovakia"
Date: 1955~
Creator: Derrieux, Annabelle
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Headband

Description: Headband covered with ivory colored embroidered, swirled lace flowers. Lined in net with grosgrain ribbon.
Date: 1955?
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Headband

Description: Headband of navy blue grosgrain braid with navy veil extending over front.
Date: 1955?
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Hat

Description: Hat of black sequins over net/lace. Styled as a modified pillbox or beret, the hat has a circular low, flattened crown and no brim. The base is of black lace/net, totally covered with massed black sequins. At sides are small diamond-shaped sections that extend down to either side of wearer's head. Hat is unlined, with black grosgrain ribbon inner hatband. Label inside: "Sequins Styled / and / Imported / from France".
Date: 1955~
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Cloche

Description: Cloche hat of navy blue felt. The hat is designed with a domed crown, and a "brim" of three horizontally pleated bands of the same felt extending upwards along the crown at front and sides.
Date: 1955~
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Pillbox Hat

Description: Pillbox hat of navy blue velvet trimmed around edge with blue/purple iridescent beads which form swirls on crown. Grosgrain inner headband with comb for securing hat to wearer's head.
Date: 1955?
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Calotte Hat

Description: Calotte style hatlet of 4 ultramarine velvet bows. Open crown, wire frame structure covered in matching material. Entire hat covered with matching veil.
Date: 1955?
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Hat

Description: Hat of black netting. Dome shaped with six small black birds arranged in circle at crown.
Date: 1950~
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Headband

Description: Headband of bright green satin covered in green coque feathers embellished with rhinestones and veil.
Date: 1955?
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Pillbox Hat

Description: Pillbox hat of red velvet with red feather trim and lace interior lining. Designers Label: "Amy / New York"
Date: 1951
Creator: Amy
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Calotte

Description: Calotte of maroon satin and black sequins. Hat styled as a calotte (also spelled "calot") with rounded low crown of maroon satin covered with scrolling lines of black sequins. The lower edge of the crown is shaped into irregular points and curves, and is edged with black velvet. A short black veil encircles the hat and hangs down slightly.
Date: 1955~
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Headband

Description: Headband of dark green velvet. Double banded. One band in velvet, other band decorated with hearts of mink fur upon hearts of velvet.
Date: [1950..1959]
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Calotte

Description: Hat of black velvet. The hat is styled as a calotte (also spelled "calot"), with low, domed crown. Crown is rolled and upturned, and is embelished at front right with a white metal brooch set with simulated rhinestones forming a star-burst. Hat is unlined, with black grosgrain ribbon inner hatband. Designer's label at inside headband: "Valerie / Modes" Size label at inside hatband: "22 / MSC"
Date: 1955~
Creator: Valerie Modes
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Hat

Description: Hat of beige/brown felt. The domed crown gently transitions into the medium-width brim, and extends forward in front, flattening and forming a bill-like extension. At sides and back, brim turns up and extends vertically most of height of crown. The underside of the brim/bill is made of same felt, carried under to continue same facing as top. Crown is unlined, and the hat has a brown grosgrain ribbon inner hatband and a black elastic cord secured to inner hatband to help secure hat to wearer's head. Label sewn inside crown: "Mr. John"
Date: 1955~
Creator: Mr. John
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Bandeau Hat

Description: Bandeau hat of black feathers. Dark maroon satin ribbon at center front and veil.
Date: [1950..1959]
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Headband

Description: Headband of brown satin and brown mink. The hat is formed on a base of brown satin covered stiffened wire which creates a curved openwork crown running across head of wearer. On the front part of the framework is overlaid a panel of brown mink. At back and on each side is a large brown satin bow. Label inside: "Marian Marcia / Exclusives" May be read as "Marian Warcia" also.
Date: 1955~
Creator: Marian Marcia
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Headband

Description: Headband of white silk faille with bow of self on top. Comb for securing hat to wearer's head.
Date: 1955?
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Hatlet

Description: Hatlet of black velvet ribbon and net veiling. The headpiece consists of a flat black velvet bow with trailing ribbons that sits at top of wearer's head, at center of a veil of fine black mesh. Around front and sides is applied black cording wreath form, and second layer of larger mesh with doting at intersections. No label in hat.
Date: 1955~
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design