What memories do YOU get from those old vintage touristy-looking tea towels? (or dish towels as they call them in the US).
In this dishwasher age, I haven’t thought about tea towels for years – but they bring back so many warm and funny and comforting memories.
I actually bought a tea towel today when I stumbled across a whole vintage tea towel “shop” at at antique store that offered an amazing collection of unused vintage tea towels.
Happy memories came flooding back of childhood holidays to touristy spots. Also childhood memories of (before we had a dishwasher) doing the dishes as a family – YOU WASH, I’LL DRY!
Back before the American influence of “doing the dishes” – we called it washing up and wiping up!
Washing up time was a great time to talk about your day and there’s something about talking while you are doing a…
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