Hair Ornament

Hair Ornament

Hair Ornament A hair ornament is anything decorative that one would wear on one’s head. This would include crowns, tiaras, barrettes, aigrettes, combs, bandeaus and others. Some of these serve an additional purpose – holding the hairstyle in place....
Hairpin

Hairpin

Hairpin A hairpin is an implement for securing a hairstyle and/or decorating the hair. There are two pronged hairpins which are usually “U” shaped with parallel and equal sides. These are pushed into the hair to help secure the styling and can have a...
Hatpin

Hatpin

Hatpin As bonnet strings and ribbons disappeared, hatpins came on the scene to replace them. A hatpin is a very long pin designed with the purpose of securing a Lady’s hat. Similar to a stickpin, a hatpin has a decorative end that can be set with gemstones,...
Sarpech

Sarpech

Sarpech Sarpech is a turban ornament, sar meaning head and pech meaning screw, worn by Hindu noblemen or princes. The vertical jigha portion is often styled like a feather or flower and is sometimes underlined by a sarpati worn horizontally beneath. The western world...