Hackle feathers are the pointed feathers than go right around the neck of the bird.
Orange 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 hats and Wedding fascinators. These feathers are a lovely bright orange shade.
These Feather Hackle Plates are available in a variety of colours and can be cut to any size.