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This is the Christening Gown and bonnet I made for my Granddaughter. The Pattern is Fern Leaf with Irish Roses and is called Cameo Rose by Sharon Wilson. I purchased this pattern from Country Yarns in Pitkin, LA. The thread used is Coats Opera 10 Color 500, white, for the dress and color 507, Cradle Pink, for the roses and can be found at This website is the only one I found that carries all of the Coats Opera colors.


Nice_Mouse (author)2008-01-21

Very Beautiful workmanship. It will be kept for generations.

kbavouset (author)Nice_Mouse2008-01-26

Thank you for your very nice comments.

marycornel (author)2008-01-21 is so you...meticulous and perfect! You are certainly blessed...must be a great feeling to be able to do something like this for a grandchild!!!

kbavouset (author)marycornel2008-01-26

Thank you Mary, this means a lot to me

rowdy2369 (author)2008-01-22

What a beautiful gown you have created!

kbavouset (author)rowdy23692008-01-26

Thank you for your comment. This is encouraging.

Zontee at Lion Brand (author)2008-01-23

How lovely! It's truly an heirloom piece.

Thank you for your comments, I truly appreciate them.

julika (author)2008-01-21

Julika says: Beautiful gown for a beautiful baby!

kbavouset (author)julika2008-01-21

Thank you for looking and voting. I truly appreciate it.

GrammaCindy (author)2008-01-20

Your work is awesome! I love, love, love this gown. Truly an heirloom piece that will be passed down.

kbavouset (author)GrammaCindy2008-01-20

Thank you GrammaCindy. This was for my 5th grandchild. I have one more, so 6 to date.

stpagh (author)2008-01-16

Absolutely beautiful! Great job.

kbavouset (author)stpagh2008-01-17

Thank you, this was my first project of this magnitude with thread. I am quite proud of it and appreciate the positive comments.

GorillazMiko (author)2008-01-14

I want one! Just kidding. :P But I bet many people would, great job!

kbavouset (author)GorillazMiko2008-01-16

Thank you for your positive comments. I truly appreciate your looking at my project.

taterbaby (author)2008-01-14

Beautiful! This is definitely an heirloom piece!

kbavouset (author)taterbaby2008-01-16

Thank you so much. I truly appreciate your comments.

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