Christening ideas

One of the things you'll want to spend time on when you're arranging a christening is the gown your baby is going to wear. Traditionally both boys and girls will wear a white or cream long, lace dress. If you follow tradition at least your life will be made easier by knowing what type of dress you are looking to buy. So what are your options?   Traditional   You might have a christening gown that has been in your family for a few generations and if so, it can be a really lovely touch to wear this. If the…
The art of paper folding, or Origami as it is widely known, is a hobby that even young children can enjoy, and is not only fun and creative, but is also very affordable.   The origins of Origami can be traced back many centuries in Japanese culture and tradition, and can be as complicated or as simple as you choose. With a few simple folding instructions you can easily create pretty boxes and elegant flowers. More complex folding techniques can produce stunning tigers, trees, birds, and buildings. The list is endless, and is only limited by your imagination.   What…
Knowing what Christening gift to buy for your Godchild can be difficult. You can choose to buy something that they can use right now, and many Godparents will opt for clothes and toys suitable for the age of the baby. However, buying these gifts for a baby can be short-lived as babies grow and develop so fast that your gift may well be redundant in a few short weeks.   You could get a cute set of clothes in a larger size that your Godchild can grow into. This idea has served well in the past, and can also be…
If you want people to attend your christening then you need to make sure that you send out invites. The good thing is that when you come to choose your christening invite design there are loads for you to choose from, which means that whatever you are looking for there should be something to suit you and your needs.   Choosing A Design   You will probably want to tailor your design choice depending on the gender of your child - blue for a boy and pink for a girl. However outside of that there are lots of designs, so…
Usually it is the people who are the closest and most dear who are invited to a baby's christening; these people wish the child and his or her parents all the best. It is therefore no wonder that the hosts like to return the favor by giving the people who participate in the christening a symbolic gift to remind them of the wonderful moments of that special day.   One such symbolic christening gift could be a lucky horseshoe; paired with another good luck charm - a four-leaf clover - success is guaranteed. It is not without reason that people…
Whether you are looking at decorations for the church or for the party hall afterwards, it stands to reason that you are going to want to get it right. The good news is that when it comes to christening decorations you have loads choice which means that whatever you are looking for and whatever you have in mind you can be sure that there will be something to suit you and your needs.    Flowers   If you are looking for something subtle and pretty to use as decoration then flowers can be the perfect choice. If you use real…
We are inviting you to take a look at this stunning celebration, which was made for Jullien birthday, but could be easily adapted for a boy, girl or baby christening.     As you notice decorations has been made same as Disney animation cartoon – Frozen.  It is a good choice for party theme, because in the story characters were in an epic journey, same as christening child, starting his own journey.     As it was mention everywhere reigns frozen and snow. Here is the main character from movie frozen, the funny snowman, which is absolutely magical decoration. The…
Babies grow up so quick, and new parents are often surprised how quickly babyhood passes. In what seems like a blink of an eye your gorgeous baby has grown into an adventurous toddler.   To help save their precious memories and to commemorate the various stages of a baby’s life, many parents will keep treasured photo albums, and a keepsake box filled with a few precious reminders such as baby booties, first dummy, hair ribbons and bows, first soft toy, and a lock of baby hair.   Back in the early 20th century bronze baby shoes became very popular with…
As a mum who is organising her daughters christening it stands to reason that you are going to want to look great. You and your daughter are going to be the centre of attention all day with lots of photos taken, so you'll want something that looks fantastic.   A Dress   If you want to wear a dress then you'll find that there are lots of them to choose from. A big factor in what you decide to wear will be the time of year - you're not going to want to wear a little, flowy dress if the…
If you are invited to a christening then the chances are you will want to take a gift with you. The good news is that there are lots of different christening gifts for you to choose from, so whatever budget you have there will be something to suit you and your needs.   Traditional Christening Gifts   If you want to buy a traditional christening gift then you have lots of choices - a silver spoon, an engraved photo-frame or even a baby book of some sort. Try and go for something unique and out of the ordinary when you…