Heirloom 1880s Christening Gown with Incredible Pulled Thread Openwork Embroidery
Heirloom Christening Gown: Victorina Christening Gown
This stunning white cotton lawn Victorian gown was hand made in in the 1800s. It features pulled thread work and featherstitching on the yoke. Delicate lace finishes the long sleeves and neckline. The gown has a back opening that would have been closed with a baby pin. (Rose gold pin shown on gown is not included but may be purchased separately.) The long skirt has incredible drawn thread work that produces a beautiful lacy effect.
An amazing Victorian christening gown, baptism gown, or dedication gown for your baby boy or girl! It would make a perfect heirloom family gown as well.
Note: The lawn fabric is sheer. A slip is recommended.
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Grammie's Attic has an incredible collection of vintage and heirloom baby, toddler, and children's clothing from the late 1800s through the 1940s. You'll find elegant Victorian and Edwardian dresses, heirloom christening gowns from the 1920s and 1930s, adorable vintage rompers from the 1930s and 1940s, beautifully embroidered heirloom dresses from Madeira and the Philippines, vintage button on shorts sets and wonderful heirloom dresses from your favorite manufacturers, including Feltman Brothers, Polly Flinders, C. I. Castro, and Nannette. Be sure to see all of our heirloom baby and toddler clothes for perfect christening outfits, portrait outfits, birthday outfits, and special occasion outfits for your little boy or girl!