#3 Aunt Debbie’s purple dress

#3 Aunt Debbie’s purple dress

Posted by: on Sep 30, 2016 | No Comments

This time I found a very feminine heirloom piece that has been worn many times in both South Africa and the USA since the early 1950s.

#1 Great Grandpa Francis’ overalls

#1 Great Grandpa Francis’ overalls

Posted by: on Jun 7, 2016 | 4 Comments

When I saw these overalls on Eva I wanted to know more about them. They turned out to tell an interesting story. It made me think about how we can see clothing as ‘heirlooms’. This is the first story of hopefully many more to come. Enjoy!