Pink and green embroidered Baby dress

Pink and green embroidered Baby dress

SubjectChildren's Clothes
DescriptionWhite cotton baby dress is edged with pink button hole stitch embroidery around the collar, sleeves, and hem. There is pink and white crocheting along the hem as well. The hem is scalloped shaped. Dress has kimono sleeves, and front and back are cut as one piece with side seams being the only seams. The front is decorated with pink, yellow and green embroidery. The french knot, petal stitch, and running stitch were used. These form pink roses in a bouquet. The back of the dress has two buttons with a placket. There is a large tear in the back of the dress below the placket.
Date Created1940-1949
RightsBrigham Young University-Idaho
Is Part OfOneida County Pioneer Museum Textile Collection
Rights HolderOneida Pioneer Museum