This is a beautiful & chic example of a ladies vintage pillbox hat - by John Boyd LONDON Royal Milliner. Size: There isn't a label size to the hat but it is definitely a SMALL - MEDIUM size.
Please refer to the approximate, manually taken measurements. Hat Inner Circumference: 22 inches, (55.88cm). Outer Hat Circumference: 27 inches. Width of band around the outside of hat: 2.5 inches. Depth of hat, measured from the centre/inside of the hat: 3.5 inches.
Other features of the pillbox hat include. Made from premium quality, 100% satin; looks and feels very similar to silk. Shiny stain fabric; catches the light when wearing. Finished in a beautiful and bright,'cool-palette' Cobalt Blue colour; very eye-catching. The pillbox hat is complimented and contrasted with an oversized bow, located around the back.
Theme: 1980's, Retro & Vintage, 1990's, London Designer, Royal Family Milliner, English Heritage. A real statement piece; made by a very high-end, and prestigious, British designer. Handmade, using traditional techniques, in London. Very elegant, sophisticated and feminine in design. Perfect to wear to a wedding, or a day at the races; this pillbox hat has a multitude of uses.A beautiful addition to your wardrobe, it offers minimum effort with maximum impact/effect. A timeless design, which will last for many more decades to come. Mix & match with other vintage pieces, or more modern pieces alike, to create your very own unique, yet glam look/s.
Full of nostalgia and charm; as time goes on, pieces like this are going to become harder to come by. Please note that there are some minor indentations to the very top of the pillbox hat; it is not immaculate/perfect but still in very good, used vintage condition. There are absolutely no marks to it. Please be sure to inspect all the pictures, (as well as the mini video clip), before purchasing, to make certain you are happy with the condition/signs of wear. Overall, this pillbox hat is in very good, used vintage condition and all the quality you would expect from John Boyd London, especially considering it is between 30 & 40 years old.John Boyd are renowned for their excellent quality pieces, and this pillbox hat is a great example of that. Anyone familiar with this prestigious, British brand, will know just how good the quality is. From a smoke and pet free home. Happy for local collection - cash on collection is preferred please. I try to post next day where possible. I will only use the GSP service for international buyers. Any questions, do not hesitate to ask!