My new Donnedure post looks into how my Nonna went from living in a small-holding family in the Venetian countryside, to a seamstress’ assistant in Milan.
It picks off just after her father dies –
‘And so, how did you all end up in Milan?’
‘Ah, well. So, nonna was young and she was a beautiful woman, she started having men who were… hanging around…
Sewing by Cassie McKown from the Noun Project