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  • Short Summary

    Processes involved in making a cute tea cosy from a broken doll and fabric.

  • Description

    Making a tea cosy from a broken doll, cotton voile, padding, lace and ribbon.

    C/U of a woman cutting fabric. She places some padding between layers of fabric and sews together. Then a dolls head and upper torso is attached to the padded fabric. A "skirt" is placed over the dolls head and sewn in place. A shawl is made and a ribbon placed around the waist of the doll. The woman who has made the tea cosy sits and pours herself a cup of tea with the doll sitting on the table beside her. She then places the cosy over the teapot. Kitsch!

    Nicely shot film of a woman's craft work.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    762.05
    Media URN:
    35360
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:17:00 / 01:13:34:00
    Canister:
    EP 021

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