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Hats, wigs, masks and make-up gallery


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Browse through this gallery to see a selection of hats, wigs, masks and make-up.

This gallery will be specially useful if you're taking the Performance Support option in masks/make-up for Paper 2.

Don't forget to browse through the Costume gallery and the Character gallery for more costume inspiration.


If your character is dressed in period dress, they'll probably need some form of headwear. Do any of the following look right?

a woman wearing a wide bonnet

Bonnet as worn in the early 19th-century

man wearing a tall top hat

Top hat as worn in the 19th-century

woman wearing a large decorated hat

Decorated hat, as worn in the late 19th century

woman wearing a small hat with a feather

Small hat, as worn in the late 19th century

woman wearing a nineteen twenties headress

Head-dress as worn in the 1920s

woman wearing hat with netting covering part of her face

Hat with netting worn in the 1940s

a man wearing a tweed flat cap

A flat cap, as worn from the 19th century to this day

a man in a bowler hat

A bowler hat, invented in 1850, as worn in the 19th & 20th centuries


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