CHRISTENING OUTFITS

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Christening Outfits

Make sure they look their best for their special day

 

As Princess Charlotte’s christening approaches (5 July, Royal watchers), this week is all about that all-important naming day, starting with what to wear. Maybe you’re looking for a traditional gown for your baby, or you might be looking for something a bit more individual and contemporary for an older child or less flouncy for a boy. Whatever your taste, we’ve sourced some outfits that will make them shine – and have even selected a few that can easily be worn again.

LD chose the ilovegorgeous dress below (now in the sale), for her daughter’s recent christening, because she knew she’d keep it forever, and because it can be worn again while she’s still little (she’s nearly two). As the Church has  relaxed its rules, it means traditional white is no longer required, so you can add dashes of colour or a bit of sparkle to their day. We also love this handmade Alice dress with its beautiful cutwork, from newly launched British brand Hoity Toity. It has ‘future heirloom’ written all over it.

 

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LD’s daughter wearing dress, £55.30 from £79, ilovegorgeous

 

Alice dress

£155, Alice dress by Hoity Toity


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