Medieval Straw Hats for Ladies in the 12th Century?

Answer No specific factor ties woven straw hats to women over men, and this head covering is ancient, with straw garments dating to prehistoric times. Neither prestigious nor made of expensive materials, ... Read More »

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18th Century Straw Hats for Women?

Straw hats for women came into their glory days in the 1700s. The pancake style, or shepherdess hat, became a favorite of rich ladies adopting country fashions. Of course, for the wealthier classes... Read More »

How to Clean Straw Hats?

Keep your straw hats longer - cleaning your straw hat is possible. This article explains how.

Straw Hats Craft Projects?

Whether you want to make decorations for your home or you are interested in creating a unique gift for someone, craft making is an ideal way to achieve either goal. Crafts can be made out of a vari... Read More »

Why was carpet not used on the floor of castles in the 12th century?

Medieval castles did not have carpet until the 14th century because it was common practice to cover floors with dried grasses, flowers and herbs. The plants provided fragrance and could regularly b... Read More »