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Baby bonnet

Baby bonnet
Baby bonnet
overall (flat): 15 x 6 1/2 x 1 in. ( 38.1 x 16.5 x 2.5 cm )
Ecru linen close-fitting baby bonnet made in three panels, one which runs from the neck over the head to the forehead, and two at the sides, they are joined with fows of hand embroidered floral whitework, the edges are trimmed with double ruffles of handmade linen bobbin lace with scalloped beaded edges, a fabric tape tie is threaded through a casing around the front edge and is made to tie under the chin, the same tape is threaded through the neck edge to cinch the bonnet snug.
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Creative: Tronvig Group