Wedding Dress to Christening Gown
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- Supporting UK Creatives
- Dispatched within 3 weeks
Lead time for this item is 3 weeks plus delivery time as it will be made bespoke for you, though we will aim to fulfil your order as soon as we can.
Our beautiful christening gowns are a wonderful way to up-cycle your wedding dress. You can add matching accessories to your christening gown to enhance your Child’s outfit. Our gowns can be made in many different styles from ankle length to traditionally long. Each christening gown is uniquely different and the style and design will vary depending on the original fabric and the design requested. Our gowns come with a invisible zip fastening. We encourage you to send photos of the styles you like and we will do our best to match your specifications.
Our matching headbands are made using your fabric and embellishments from your wedding dress, if your dress is plain we will put a small bow to the side of the headband. Alternatively, you can add a matching bonnet. Our christening bibs are a beautiful keepsake and come with ribbon ties, these can be personalised with your child’s initials; please view our images to get an idea of how they look.
Our christening gowns come in a beautiful white magnetic box and with acid free tissue, to keep it safe for many years to come.
We understand that your dress is precious to you so please be assured that they are only handled by qualified seamstresses. Please do not hesitate to email us with pictures, enquires or concerns before sending your dress.
These christening gowns are not intended for sleepwear, and should only be used for the intention originally stated.
We require one wedding dress to create your christening gown and matching accessories.
We highly recommend getting your wedding dress dry cleaned before posting it to us, We generally use the bottom of your dress and the lining inside your dress to create your gown, we cannot be held responsible for any stains that may remain from the original dress. However, we will try our best to avoid these.
Our christening gowns washing instruction vary, and are dependent upon the original washing instructions of your own wedding dress.
We can make your christening gown up to the age of 2 years.
Once you have ordered your christening gown we will email you a form to print and fill out with all the necessary information needed to make your gown. Please write the current measurements of your child on the form and we will size this up.
Please send this form along with photos, if we require any further information or you need our help with deciding on the style, we will phone you to discuss.
Please send your garments to:
The Lovely Keepsake Company, Unit D&E, Huxley Close, Plymouth, PL7 4JN
and include your return address and order number on and in the parcel. Please include your name, email and contact number within the parcel also and look out for the confirmation email to let you know that we have received your garments safely.
'Wedding Dress to Christening Gown'