Valencienne Bonnet w/ Ribbons A wonderful bonnet almost entirely covered in Valencienne lace and ribbons. The ornate crown on the bonnet has two layers of lace, with masses of ribbon ruching around the edges of the bonnet.
1820 child's bonnet: cream net decorated with sprig motif. Each little design has been embroidered on material then cut out and applied to net. Front edge has double row of pleated needle run net, with tiny tabs of cream satin ribbon. The top row continues around the back of the bonnet. The back is decorated with a star and leaf motifs in the same embroidered method as the sprigs, two cream ribbon ties.
Whitework baby bonnet, circa Made from sheer cotton batiste covered with very fine hand-embroidered whitework. The intricate pattern features a variety of leaves rendered in padded satin stitch with eyelet berries and open work bell-shaped flowers.