This EXQUISITE christening gown is made entirely of ecru French Maline laces. The empire yoke is constructed out of alternating vertical French Maline laces and has a finishing detail of horizontal applied insertion backed in satin ribbon. The full length of the skirt has an alternating pattern of wide insertion on either side of a smaller insertion and lace beading. Eighth inch satin ribbon is used in the lace beading. The full gathered ruffle which further embellishes the skirt is six inches deep. The gown pictured has puff sleeves, but you may also choose long sleeves with a gathered lace ruffled cuff.
This gown has a separate slip in ivory Swiss batiste. The bodice of the slip is self-lined and has a mother of pearl button back closure. The skirt of the slip has a fabric ruffle edged with pin tucks and wide ecru French Maline edging. The ruffle is hand rolled and whipped and is applied to the skirt by hand.
The slip is further enhanced with a hand embroidered design on the skirt front with the child’s initials and christening date. Every attention is given to the details of this gown from the construction to all the finishing details.
The gown pictured has a finished length of 42 inches, but it may be made to a length of 36 inches. The price for the gown at 36 inches is $2195.
Please feel free to ask any questions you might have. This gown will be custom made to your child’s measurements and to your specifications.
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