Beings Feathered by CuriousSpeckle - May 14, 2013December 12, 2018 - Leave a comment Accessorizing. Because a few feathers on the head never hurts. Unless they are still attached to their original owner. In which case, a hat does come in handy as a mediator. Claude Monet and Alice Hoschedé Monet in Piazza San Marco, Venice, October 6, 1908.