White watermelon juice onesie by Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles

Designed by
Jackson-Garrett, Caprece, American
Created by
Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles, Inc., American, founded 1984
Date
1995-1996
Medium
cotton (textile) and polyester
Dimensions
H x W: 25 1/4 × 8 7/16 in. (64.2 × 21.5 cm)
Description
A white infant onesie with crotch and leg clasps. Printed on the front is a red container with green accents labelled "WATERMELON JUICE" with an infant's head and a slice of watermelon, also shown below are two other children's heads beside the phrase "100% NATURAL". At the top of the label reads "HAPPY I'M NAPPY". Beneath the image is the Happy I'm Nappy logo as well as the artist's signature and a date reading "'95-'96". Attached to the garment are two yellow paper tags; the first is printed with a brief history of the brand, and the second is printed with a history of the watermelon. On the second card a check is marked next to the distinction "18 months".
Place made
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Clothing-Fashion
Movement
Black is Beautiful
Topic
Beauty culture
Business
Children
Clothing and dress
Fashion
Fashion design
Foodways
Hair
Identity
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Caprece Ann Jackson, Founder, Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
Object number
2019.27.3
Restrictions & Rights
© Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59cb676b2-4149-4bd9-ada0-805fc65c8d98
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