Hat making in Brook Street, London.
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.