Historical information

Part of collection of handcraft and needle work donated by Anne Barry


Cross stitch embroidery practiced during the 30's, 40's and 50's; very popular and became an art.

Physical description

Blue and white check, trimmed around hem, sides, waistband and pocket. White Ric Rac braid, blue cross stitch block embroidered on waist band and top of pocket. Red cross stitch with yellow centre flowers across front of apron, divided by blue cross stitch block.