I was browsing through my 1920 images, trying to find something bright and colorful — but, as often happens, I got sidetracked.
Apparently, the studio where Butterick pattern illustrations were done had a supply of pleated hats in 1920. Here are a few:
Here’s the blouse worn with the first hat I featured. (This hat also had a flower on the pleats.)
Just to prove these hats existed…
This one looks like a pleated tam-o-shanter:
The charm of 100 years ago…. For a refreshing visit to 1920, see Mary Grace McGeehan’s terrific blog, My Life 100 Years Ago.