Cocktail Silk Hat

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Mini Button Beret with black and white silk flower and red ostrich quills

Where and how is it used?

This delightful hat can be worn on the head to Ascot, cocktail parties or to a wedding to make ladies look marvellous

What did you or someone else pay for it?

£169

Why do you want to add it to the museum?

It is made fromrecycled vintage material. The Milliner used her grandmother's old skirt which makes it unique and a one off peice.


How was it made?

Is made in a factory

Is farmed

Is mass-produced

Is produced by local cottage industry

Is made to particular specifications

Is craft / hand-made

Is foraged

Is found

Is colonised

Is a service


Materials & Making

Who made or produced your commodity?

Rivka Jacobs a Local Milliner from Exeter

Who was paid to make it?

Milliner

What skills does it take to make it?

Millinery skills

Where was it made?

Fore Street Exeter

What does it cost to make it?

Not answered yet

What is it made from?

1. Silk:
2. Ostritch Quills:
3. elastic:
4. satin:

Buying & Owning

Who decides how much it costs?

the Milliner

Who or what assesses its quality?

the milliner

Where is it sold?

Rivka Jacobs Millinery Fore Street Exeter

Who or what sells it?

the Milliner

How did this thing arrive from where it was made to where you got it?

You purchase it directly from where it is made

Where is it used?

Ascot, cocktail parties, weddings

Where is it kept?

on your head or in a hat box

How and by whom is it cared for?

The person who bought it

How long will it last?

it will last as long as the person cares for it

Where will it go when it's finished with?

maybe passed on to someone else

What is it worth?

Not answered yet


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