• Short Summary

    Hat making in Brook Street, London.

  • Description

    Birth of a Hat.

    L/S and M/S of woman sitting down with straw hat on. She looks into a hand held mirror while two other women fuss around here placing feathers on top of her hat to see how it makes her look. C/U of picture of hat design. Woman takes another flower and places it against rim of hat. M/S of rim of a hat being made with help of sewing machine. M/S of hat being steamed. Various shots of men and women in Hyde Park 25 years previously (library footage). The women are wearing numerous styles of hats. M/S of woman looking into mirror with new hat complete with pink rose.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1273.23
    Media URN:
    34385
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:44:00 / 01:38:41:00
    Canister:
    NP 289

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