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Hat shop opens in Mellwood Arts Center

Pfanenstiel celebrated the opening of her new location at the Mellwood Arts Center. (Source: WAVE 3 News) Pfanenstiel celebrated the opening of her new location at the Mellwood Arts Center. (Source: WAVE 3 News)
Jenny Pfanenstiel (Source: WAVE 3 News) Jenny Pfanenstiel (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - With such high demand for Kentucky Derby hats, it's little wonder Louisville is home to some expert hat makers.

One of those hat makers, or milliners, is Jenny Pfanenstiel.

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On Friday, Pfanenstiel celebrated the opening of her new shop, Forme Millinery Hat Shop, at the Mellwood Arts Center.

Everything she does is handmade. Pfanenstiel recently wrote a book on hat making called "The Making of a Milliner."

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