Bridal hats are a chic hair accessory for brides similar to a fascinator used specifically for the wedding event.
A smaller hat, most commonly in white or cream. They can have a veil, decorative netting or tulle attached.
Sometimes decorated with plumage, pearls, rhinestones or crystals.
Bridal headpieces are any fancy accessory that covers or is attached to decorate the brides hair.
Can be an ornate antique hair comb, a crystal tiara, fresh flowers with a veil attached or even a simple chantilly lace veil placed over the head.
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