The sinamay bases for headdresses are essential to make your headdresses, the sinamay is a natural material that is sometimes woven by hand and on other occasions by machine, having of course more value the one that is made by hand. The sinamay is a material for headdresses that is dyed and prepared to obtain the desired shape, usually comes dyed in many colors but if we need a special color we can dye the sinamay with water dyes before shaping it and also with sprays once it has been made because the sinamay is a fabric that absorbs the dye very easily.
The sinamay bases for headdresses can have multiple forms, the vast majority are made so that you only have to place the ornaments and it is easier for you to make your headdress. The bases for headdresses can be plain or carry some kind of curvature in the brim or relief in the head area. They can be of many sizes although if it is very large we can understand that it is a wedding hat.
To know what quality the sinamay has, you must pay attention to the points per inch that it have, the more points per inch of higher quality it will be. The sinamay is a totally natural material for headpieces and hats that is obtained from the plant known as Manila Hemp.