The Dollmaker

Tales of Vintage Doll Restoration
March 9th, 2013

Two Hats For Hitty

Millinery work is a secret passion.  It’s non-crucial, just playful work where you can integrate multiple types of material and design as you go.  Since the projects are tiny, you aren’t risking a huge amount in terms of potentially wasting materials and scraps are perfect to use.

picking silk ribbons to use for a doll hat

 

Last summer when the air conditioning went out,  I sat in the shade of the porch and hand-stitched a couple of hats for Hitty.   Read the rest of this entry »