Wire for 1880s Hat

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Wire for 1880s Hat

Postby smt22 » Tue Feb 24, 2009 5:14 pm

Hi Heather,

Could you please give me an estimate of how much millinery wire might be required to make the 1880s hat with the regular crown? I can't afford to buy more than I need! :roll:

Thanks a lot!
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Postby Heather » Tue Feb 24, 2009 7:32 pm

Since you usually have to purchase in it rolls, the smallest roll should work for you. It won't take more than 3 yards I think
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Postby julievictorian » Fri Feb 27, 2009 7:43 am

you can also buy millinery wire by the metre from vena cava

www.venacavadesign.co.uk

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