Category Archive: Vintage Clothing

Aloha from 1961

Cousin Martha was legendary in our family.  I never met her but her presence hovered over us, checking on us to see if we would be worthy of the money she promised to… Continue reading

Sunbonnets and Feed Sacks

Posting pictures of my extensive cotton crop (4 plants) in Guess the Plant the other day, I remembered a couple of sunbonnets and a feed sack I had tucked away. The pale blue… Continue reading

1940s Child’s Summer Dress

This is one of my mom’s childhood dresses. She remembers that the first summer she got it, it was too big.  She wore it the next summer and it fit just right.  Then… Continue reading