Heirloom Edwardian English Baby Gown with Pintucks, Lace Insertion, Insertion and Elaborate White Embroidery
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Purchased at the Portobello Market in London, this exquisite Edwardian linen gown was hand made in the early 1900s. It features delicate lace insertion and pintucks on the front yoke with a lace trimmed neckline. It has a 2 buttons with hand made loops for a back closure and, typical of the time, has a string tie to adjust the neck. The long sleeves are finished with lace. The very full skirt falls softly from the yoke and is adorned with rows of pintucks, lace insertion, and elaborate whitework embroidery. . Lace rosettes centered with tiny pink ribbon rossetes accent the yoke. The neckline and the long sleeves are finished with soft white lace. The dress closes in the back with a single small button and is finished with a scalloped lace trimmed hem topped by delicate white embroidery.
A stunning heirloom portrait dress, christening dress, or special occasion dress for your baby or toddler girl!
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!