Christening Gown

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.

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    11 years ago on Introduction 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!!!

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    11 years ago on Introduction

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

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    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

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