We’ve received lots of amazing photos from our readers of them dressed up for Easter Sunday in the 50’s and 60’s. We used to put on our best clothes every Sunday, but Easter was the granddaddy of them all. Do you still carry out this tradition? If so, we’d love to see photos! Scroll down to see the memories submitted to us by our readers and enjoy this walk down memory lane.

From our reader, Debbie Hillman Shipe Gillette: “Easter 1961 in Ohio. Still wearing hats and dressing up for church before meeting relatives for Easter dinner. Yep those were the days in many ways.”


From our reader, Lou Lynch: “Dressed up and ready for Easter and church 1964”


From our reader, Patricia Lynn Nading: “Yes, I can still remember dressing up for Easter. Approx. year 1955”

From our reader, Donna Lucas Baker: “My husband and his cousin dressed up for Easter Sunday in the early 1940’s.”

Do you have fond memories of dressing up for Easter? Share them with us in the comments section below!