church hat


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Noun1.church hat - a fanciful hat of the kind worn by Black women for Sunday worship
woman's hat, millinery - hats for women; the wares sold by a milliner
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Childs, a black women wearing a church hat, who took it upon herself to stoke some excitement.
Lenny, who received cheers from the audience, said of his late mother Winnie: "My mum would have been here in a big church hat, sat in front of Kevin Spacey.
B promises to take her medications as prescribed and watch her diet during family gatherings; I challenge her to wear a "church hat" on her next visit.
Want to wear a twist on the traditional church hat? Make a statement of biblical proportions with these classy crowns.
All these suicides require the help of the heavy-hitters, among them Jesus looking like a black woman in a big church hat with bigger attitude.
And under that church hat was a world of hard-won knowledge and the wisdom to apply it.
Church hats -- a shared tradition in black and British culture -- were a fashion highlight.
who have come on a bus in large church hats. They squawk
A book called Crowns: A Brief History of Church Hats offers photos of many of these hats that you can share with students, as well as information about hat etiquette, style and attitude.
Regina Taylor's adaptation of the book celebrating African-American women, their church hats and their stories of love and loss.
In 2002, inspired by the book Crowns: Portraits of Black Women in Church Hats, Jenkins founded Hats On for the Cure, a local nonprofit that honors survivors and educates men and women about breast cancer.