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    The latest Raffia hair fashions in London.

    C/U Strings of raffia hanging up, hand takes one string out of frame. M/S man (London hairdresser / stylist - French) preparing raffia for plaiting. C/U plaiting raffia with strip of velvet. C/U type. M/S finishing plaiting and cutting off loose ends. C/U fashioning plaited strip into bow-shape. C/U type. C/U finishing plaited strip into bow-shape. C/U Type. C/U finishing bow and laying on table. M/S girl sitting in front of mirror man comes through curtains lays accessories on table, walks behind girl and starts to put plaited hat on her head (hat with cherries).

    C/U Dog yawning. C/U man takes raffia hat off girl and replaces it with bow. C/U of hands putting bow on table and taking up another. M/S of French putting another one (in the shape of a beehive) on her head and pinning it in position - as she fixes raffia necklace. C/U dog watching. C/U girl wearing hat. C/U dog. Dissolve to street scene, girl walking with dog. C/U feet in raffia shoes stopping at edge of pavement. C/U girl looking up and down street and walks out of camera. M/S girl crosses road with dog.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:56:00 / 01:20:46:00
    NP 360
    Sort Number:
    NP 360
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    Fashion & Music Lifestyle & Culture
    50's Fashion
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