Hackle feathers are the pointed feathers than go right around the neck of the bird.
Red Stripped Hackle Rooster Feathers for hats measure approx 4 inches long. These are made with stripped Rooster Hackle Feathers. They are then glued and stuck on to a piece of fabric. Stripping feathers is where the quill gets stripped, leaving behind beautiful feather tips. Decorative beads are then attached to some of the stripped areas of the quill. This particular shade is popular for crafts and Wedding fascinators. These feathers are a vibrant bright red shade.
These Feather Hackle Plates are available in many different colours and can be cut to any size.