01-12-2014 – The Baba & Nyonya Heritage

CardRM50Card The Nyonya Kebaya first appeared only in the early 20th century. These early versions featured rather simple embroidery work but later, especially from the 1960s onwards, a more exquisite and intricate embroidery began to emerge. While the early Kebayas are hand sewn, the Nyonya Kebaya today is embroidered using the sewing machine with flower…

29-11-2013 – Baba & Nyonya Heritage

The setenant stamps of 60 sen x 2 depict Nyonyaware and Nyonya Beaded Slippers, the setenant stamps of 80 sen x 2 feature Malacca Peranakan Townhouse and Baba & Nyonya Wedding Attire, the miniature sheet of RM 5.00 illustrates Nyonya Kebaya Embroidery. This issue coincides with the 26th Baba Nyonya International Convention 2013 which was…