Saint Anne Collection
Saint Anne (Ann) was the mother of the Virgin Mary. Along with her husband, Joachim, she was Mary's first teacher. St Anne has many patronages, including against childlessness and poverty and she is the patron saint of grandmothers, mothers, homemakers, housewives, childless couples, lace makers, pregnant women, pregnancy, equestrians and riders, and lost articles. Her feast day is 26 July.