Red Embroidered Dress
Hand-embroidered by Ludmila Onufrijchuk in Yorkton, Saskatchewan
Made for Christmas 1970
Plain weave wool and wool embroidery thread
Bohdan Medwidsky Ukrainian Folklore Archives, UF2013.45.a155
Donated by Dr. Roman Onufrijchuk
Mount by Larisa Cheladyn, Graduate Student
Hair by Loretta Yau, former Graduate Student
Brown Patent Leather Pumps
Manufactured by Roger Vivier Boutique
Clothing and Textiles Collection, 1993.14.3
Donated by Monique Kornell
The dress features stylized traditional Ukrainian motifs that are cross-stitched in black wool.
All photographs by Anne Bissonnette©
Cite this page (bibliography):
Bissonnette, Anne, Larisa Cheladyn, Stephanie Huolt, Robyn Stobbs and Sarah Woodyard. “20-SN Onufrijchuk 1970.” Stitched Narratives, Clothing and Textiles Collection Web site, Department of Human Ecology, University of Alberta, July 15, 2015. [INSERT URL].