Plaiting packing tape (HC679)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Plaiting packing tape

Materials and techniques

Polypropylene packing tapes
Plaiting

Dimensions

length:  29.3cm
width:  5.5cm
depth:  0.8cm

Object number

HC679

Category

Maker's statement

This is a technique that used to be used to make straw hats by hand. The plait can be made to turn corners like this, so you can create almost any shape.