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cloche

a bell-shaped cover used to protect young plants
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A 1920s coat and dress PS100-150 (above left) and 1930s day dress and cloche hat, estimate PS70-100
Diane von Furstenberg pom pom hat pounds 118, available at Matches.com the vintage style Cloche hats are huge news for AW09, and the only excuse to wear something your granny might have had in her wardrobe.
Tulle skirts and feminine ruffles were tempered with nipped-in, structured jackets and topped with Twenties-style cloche hats.
But as the two discuss his homage to the 40's screwball comedy - think witty banter, 'Bringing Up Baby', Howard Hawks, raised eyebrows and cloche hats - what the Texan tinkerbell lacks in size, she makes up for in 'verbosity', as she calls it.
Into that world come the English "gels" of Madame Dubonnet's Finishing School, an immensely well-bred riot of expensive giggles in cut-glass accents, cloche hats, low-waisted pastel dresses, white gloves and "character" shoes, carrying candy-striped hatboxes.
But she is also a "doting, benevolent mother in my early years -- hospitable, mild-mannered and lovely in her velvet cloche hats....
Retro-inspired fashions from the '20s through '50s will also be big and include A-line dresses, pencil skirts, swing coats, and cloche hats.
"I remember the crowd vividly, ladies sporting the latest fashion in cloche hats and pretty frocks, the gentleman wearing jackets, ties and some sporting plus-fours."
FELT cloche hats, Isle of Skye soap and delicacies from Inverawe smokehouses are some of the treats on sale at Country Living's Glasgow Christmas Fair.