This fantastic bridal veil and hat pattern is NIP NOS uncut by McCall's, numbered 8687 and dated 1967.
There are 5 hats illustrated on the cover, with four veil lengths to choose from: Pouf, Shoulder length, elbow length and floor length.
Styles include an open crown, a pillbox, a huge bow, a close-fitting cap that ties under the chin, and an organdy floral topper.
One size fits all.
Their description: "Crown A and Pillbox B (open at top) have buckram and felt foundations. Pearl bead trimming on Crown A is optional. Bow C has an organdy lining. Organdy Flowers D have cupped petals with rolled edges, organdy leaves and pearl tipped stamens. Cap #, self-faced, has organdy interfacing. Lace overlay is optional. Softly draped bands and ties in chiffon. Choice of 4 Veils (stitched to grosgrain ribbon stay) may be used with A, B, C and D.
The envelope's front appears to have darkened a bit over time, and the corners are a bit crumpled, but the graphics are adorable!
We are a member of The VFG, The Vintage Fashion Guild.
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Vintage 1960s Bridal Veil Wedding Cap Sewing Pattern McCall's 8687