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« on: November 25, 2009, 08:52:10 PM »

Hello All,

I have been all over the internet, and I've looked at light-n-life publishing, orthodoxmarketplace.com, conciliarpress, and I cannot find a baptism gown for my grandson ANYWHERE, help!

Thank you to anyone who can help.

Also, this is embarrassingly late, but I can't remember if I thanked everyoned who replied to my questions on my grandson's baptism a couple months ago, and I really appreciated the answers and nice stories. This is a terrific site!

God bless you all, Happy Thanksgiving!
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« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2009, 09:17:49 PM »

I don't know where to buy a baptismal gown, but my Siberian godmother sewed up two for my baptism-both long, white,opaque, thick, and very modest affairs. One was for the actual baptism and the other, which was identical, I changed into afterwards so as to be modest during the chrismation ceremony.
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« Reply #2 on: November 25, 2009, 10:15:37 PM »

Everyone in my parish makes them.
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« Reply #3 on: November 25, 2009, 10:54:00 PM »


Do you like any of these?

http://www.grecianimports.com/baptismclothes.htm
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« Reply #4 on: November 26, 2009, 12:40:52 AM »

This site seemed to have a nice range of prices:

http://www.blessedcelebration.com/Christening_Baptism_Outfits_s/24.htm

(Geez these things are expensive! Now I know why they pass them down from one generation to another! That's just good Ukrainian economics!! lol)
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« Reply #5 on: November 26, 2009, 09:44:56 AM »

My mother-in-law bought both my daughter's and my son's outfits through JC Penney.  They're very nice quality for a decent price.  I searched under "Christening" for those.
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