This beautiful dress appropriate for First Communion has been
uniquely designed, this white dress is made of Spechler Vogel 100%
Superfine cotton fabric**. The classic lines of this dress enhance
special occasions. The smocking and embroidery has been made using
two (2) strands of DMC Floche white thread. The bodice is hand
smocked using colors #334 and #775 with a total of 24 roses that
are hand embroidered using white thread to make the bullion knot at
the center to make the inner petals and outer petals. The
embroidery has 12 clusters of bullion knots made using the DMC
Floche threads. The leaves and are made using lazy daisy stitch.
The back yoke is plain, interfaced, and fastens with four (4) hand
sewn mother-of-pearl buttons (an extra button is included, ‘just in
case’), a sash tie, and a placket having a length of approximately
4.5 which makes the dress easy to put on and take off.
The skirt is approximately 3 yards wide and the hem has been
finished using entredeaux, French insertion lace, French beading
lace, insertion lace, and edging French lace. The sleeves are lined
with white pure silk organza and enhanced with matching entredeaux,
French beading lace, and edging French lace at the cuff. The French
beading lace has been finished usingpure silk white ribbon.
The dress has a bias strip along the jewel neckline. The side seams
of the dress are French seams.
The lined is made of white Spechler Vogel 100% Pima cotton
batiste** for comfort with French side seams for strength.
The dress has been completely pre-shrunk and can be either hand
wash or machine washed on a gently cycle and hang dry. This dress
is beautiful, comfortable, and functional.
Due to availability of lace patterns exact laces as shown in the
picture cannot be guaranteed. Similar laces may be substituted.
The embroidery is white, although shown in color here for clarity.
**Available in silk lined with rayon.