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The feather headband is a piece of headwear introduced in Dragon Quest IX that is part of the iconic attire of male Minstrels.
|Feather headband (DS)|
|Found||Buy in Bloomingdale.|
Received as a reward after the events in Coffinwell.
|Recipe||Hairband + Flurry feather x2|
|Flavor text||A plumed piece of kit most often worn by minstrels.|
|Notes||Upgrades into Musketeer hat.|