This vintage volume contains a detailed guide to millinery, with directions for making veils, caps, special-purpose hats, and much more. With simple directions and useful, detailed illustrations, this book is ideal for the beginner, and would make for a fantastic addition to collections of handcrafting literature. Contents include: “Fancy Crowns”, “Draped Crowns”, “Fancy and Draped Crowns”, “Examination Questions”, “Special-Purpose Millinery”, “Nature and Importance”, “Veils”, “Hats and Related Millinery”, “Hats”, “Novelty Sports Sets”, “Caps”, etc. Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly rare and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on millinery.