Making a fabric purse on a period hinged purse frame

October 15th 2016

10:00 to 5:00

Millinery Studio 7 & 8

Peninsula Museum of Art

1777 California Drive

Burlingame CA 94010

In this class the students will learn how to pattern, sew and mount a fabric bag onto a metal frame.

Our main focus is on the historical time period of mid 19th C thru Edwardian up to the 1930s. You can bring a Vintage frame from that time period or chose from this list of reproduction frames that sells: LV 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 63, 64, 65, 84, 85, 86, 89, 90, 95 or, LS 25, 35, 36, 38, 39, 79, 80, 90, 91, 98.

The class registration is not refundable but is transferable (if you can find someone to take your place). The last day to register is Oct. 8. If the class is canceled you will receive a full refund.

photo of 2 purses

Two refurbished hinged purses from vintage frames.

photo of 2 vintage purses
I will e-mail you a pdf file with more info on the class after you register. If you have questions e-mail me at

Hinge Purse Workshop Oct. 15th 2016............$75.00 (last day to register Oct. 8th) If you have Paypal e-mail me and I will send you and invoice. If not e-mail and I will send you my address so you can send a check.
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