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Preserving your Christening Gown or Suit

Your beautiful event is now over. All the guests have now gone, the decorations have been taken down and all those thank you cards are sent. There’s just one more thing on your to-do list: preserving your Christening gown or suit. So, what are the best methods of storage for your precious gown? Are there any preservation tips or tricks? How do you keep your gown looking crisp for siblings or generations to come? Today, we’ll teach you how to preserve and store your Christening gown or outfit the right way.

Step 1-Dry clean or hand-wash the baptism gown or blessing outfit as directed on the clothing tag. Why? Stains and body oils can irreparably discolor the fabric. If your item calls for a hand wash, avoid using harsh soaps, chlorine bleach, fabric softeners, and starch. Rinse the christening dress or outfit well to remove detergent residues.

Step 2-Once the gown or outfit is completely dry, stuff it with clean, acid-free tissue; this will help prevent hard creases that can weaken the fabric. Fold additional tissue into pleats and slip it between layers of fabric.

Step 3-Place the christening outfit in a 100 percent cotton muslin garment bag. Plastic or vinyl bags are unacceptable for long-term preservation since garments need to breathe. For this same reason, you should not seal or wrap a cardboard box containing heirloom christening clothing. Never pack mothballs with your christening apparel since they can ruin fabric over time. Also, avoid storing the christening suit or gown with metal items. If you have purchased a bracelet for your special occasion, you can find the perfect display frame here. It’s a good idea to label your storage container (if it is not already monogrammed or personalized) with your child’s name and event or birth date.

Step 4-Store the christening gown in a dark, cool, dry place (for example, in a closet or under a bed). Avoid storing the box or bag in places where temperature or humidity may fluctuate seasonally (for example, a garage or attic). The ideal storage place has a relative humidity of 55 percent and a temperature of about 70 degrees Fahrenheit.

It is a good idea to check your outfit once in a while to ensure that it is maintaining its beauty. When you handle your christening heirloom, wear cotton gloves–skin oils can discolor fabric.

When you wish to use your treasured christening gown or outfit again, remove it from the storage container and air it out for several days. You may need to steam the item to remove wrinkles; iron only as a last resort, and only on a very low setting.

That’s all there is to it. Now you know how to preserve and store your Christening gown or outfit for generations to come!

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Summer Styles 2014: Charles Silk Boys Christening Outfit

Summer is in full swing! Between swimming, popsicles and bike rides, we’re busy adding some great new summer styles! First up is our fabulous Charles Silk Boys Christening Outfit: Made from 100% silk dupioni, giving it a rich pearl white shade. The robust design features a classic shirt collar, cuffed sleeves, and legs with covered button accents. The lightweight fabric, short sleeves, and legs are perfect for summer weather. This two-piece set includes the silk boys Christening romper and matching beret style hat. Snag this dignified outfit for your handsome little gentleman this summer!



{Charles Silk Boys Christening Outfit Details}

To complete the look we suggest: our Monogram Sleeveless Bodysuit, our Triple Roll Socks, our Silk Booties and our My Christening Day Bib in silk.

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Summer Christening Outfit: David Romper for Boys is our Top Pick

Looking for a summer Christening outfit that’s both handsome and practical? Our David Boy’s Christening Outfit is just right for those warm sunny days!  Made from 100% cotton broadcloth, the David is light-weight and breathable. With short sleeves and legs, this outfit was designed to keep baby cool. Crisp pleats dress the front of the romper for a black-tie look. Button details and entre-deux trim are a masculine finishing touch. With its simple design, the matching visor bonnet is included for your convenience. The bonnet can even be personalized with baby’s name to make it extra special. Other customers have given the David Christening Outfit a 5-star rating. Moms love this outfit, and we know you will too!

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{The David Christening Outfit for Boys is our Top Pick for Summer 2014}

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Accessorize the David Christening Outfit with our Triple Roll Socks and Poly-Cotton Oxford Shoes!

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Daniel Boy’s Christening Outfit: Our Top Pick for Spring 2014

In need of a fabulous boy’s Christening outfit? Searching for that perfect baptism romper? Having trouble choosing an LDS blessing outfit that is just right? We’ve critiqued our boy’s outfits and chosen our top boy outfit for this spring: the Daniel Boy’s Christening Outfit! Let me tell you why. We love the playful pleated design. The entre-deux trim is a very masculine, dressy style. You can personalize this outfit with baby’s name or a crisp cross on the matching visor bonnet (included) to up the keepsake factor. We know how un-predictable spring weather can be, so we’ve chosen a lightweight 100% cotton romper with long sleeves and legs. Whatever the weather, he’ll feel just right in this outfit! With all these features, our customers give the Daniel Christening Outfit a 5-star rating. So, take a look at our top pick for boy’s Christening outfits this spring!


Accessorize the Daniel outfit with our sleeveless bodysuit,  ribbed ankle socks and our poly-cotton oxford shoes. See more boy’s Christening outfits.

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Christening Outfits for Boys

A baby’s christening or baptism is a special event for the whole family. As the day draws close, it is important for the family to choose the best boy christening outfit available. This is a special purchase that takes a lot of thought…after all, this is a rite of passage for both the baby boy and the family.

Enter One Small Child: it’s easy to shop for boy christening outfits options on the One Small Child website. With just a few clicks, parents, grandparents, godparents and friends can find everything they need for this big day. We offer a well-rounded selection of gowns, rompers and accessories to suit everyone. We know families want everything to go perfectly for this day, so we offer advice on how to measure infant boys to correctly select the size of a gown or romper. Anyone with questions can easily email or call us for tips on sizing or information on shipping. Checkout is easy: you can pay with major credit cards or use your PayPal account. Shipping is fast too–most orders are delivered within a week of placement.

While you’re preparing for the big day, why not invest in some thoughtful christening gifts? Stuffed animals, crosses, personalized jewelry and traditional baby gifts are all offered on the One Small Child website. This is a chance to commemorate a truly special moment for years to come, and many of our items can be personalized with a cross or a name and date.

After the event, many families want to save and preserve christening outfits so they can become family heirlooms. One Small Child offers a full line of textile-preservation supplies including muslin bags, keepsake boxes and acid-free tissue paper. Proper preparation makes it possible for families to pass christening outfits boy mementos down through generations.

A christening or baptism only happens once in a baby’s lifetime. Thus, families want the best christening outfits boy options around. We’re here to help: shop with us before the big day!