Hours - By Appointment
Private Instruction Offered
My hours are very flexible since my business is out of my home.
It is to your advantage to call ahead and schedule your time
especially if you are traveling to this area of the state.
See you soon!
The Christening Gown is one of the most treasured
garments you can sew for that special baby. Though you
are only limited by your imagination,
by Sylvia carries several Christening Gown patterns by
various designers. There are also several Christening
Gown designs in issues of Australian Smocking &
Embroidery or in the Country Bumpkin publication
Embroidered Christening Gowns. Delicate Stitches by
Sylvia carries many varieties of Swiss cotton fabrics
for stitching up your gown. Swiss cotton Nelona, Swiss
Dotted Swiss, Swiss Superfine batiste are just a few of
the choices you have. Along with the Swiss cotton
fabrics you will fine a large variety of French or
English heirloom laces. We carry both lace insertions,
lace edgings, Swiss embroideries, entrudeux and silk
satin ribbons. Christening Beauty Pins are also
available to use on the back of the finished gown as
another heirloom for the special event. You may even
like to complete the gown by adding baby booties, a
special receiving blanket or bonnet. Whether your dream
is something simple or elaborate, you will find the
needed heirloom sewing supplies at Delicate Stitches by
Sylvia to make a gown to pass down through the ages.