picture hat


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picture hat

n.
A woman's highly decorated, broad-brimmed hat.

picture hat

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a decorated hat with a very wide brim, esp as worn by women in paintings by Gainsborough and Reynolds

pic′ture hat`


n.
a woman's hat with a broad brim.
[1885–90]

picture hat

A wide-brimmed women’s hat elaborately decorated with flowers or ribbons.
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Noun1.picture hat - a woman's dressy hat with a wide brimpicture hat - a woman's dressy hat with a wide brim
woman's hat, millinery - hats for women; the wares sold by a milliner
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Lady Carey, who was slowly unwinding the white veil from her picture hat, shrugged her shoulders.
She wore a large picture hat and carried a little Pomeranian dog under her arm.
The 18-year-old, from the London College of Fashion, created a giant picture hat featuring a mass of spring flowers and a brim circled by a picket fence and trellis covered with rambling roses.
We are designing a sophisticated picture hat for Rebecca that will complement her exquisite bone structure.
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An elder in a big pink picture hat dozed while waiting for the festivities to begin.
She reports that a 1960s-style, close-fitting cloche is this season's winner as well as a Veronica Lake style picture hat.
CLASSIC Parisisal pink picture hat with silk organza trim, pounds 215 from David Morgan.
Specsavers director Kathryn Thompson also strongly denies she was typecast, playing the role of a Hyacinth Bucket- type character, with picture hat.
Locals report seeing a woman ghost in a long summer dress and picture hat.
That is, unless you look at it as a fashion photo circa 1959: in extreme close-up a pretty blonde girl in an organza picture hat.