Monday, April 30, 2012

1943 WWII Canadian Army Sewing Kit Housewife by AntiqueAlchemists

1943 WWII Canadian Army Sewing Kit Housewife by AntiqueAlchemists


Interesting piece of history.

Sewing Kits issued to the Canadian Army Soldiers, called "housewife"
Oh how times have changed :)

This is stamped 1943 SS Holden LTD. Ottawa Canada.

Contains, Striped bag with 11 buttons, 2 spools of thread, a yellow thimble and a pin.
Measures 3'' by 4.5'' closed and 6.5'' opened