Sewing for a Royal Baby Book Review

Sewing For A Royal Baby Book Review

Sewing for a Royal Baby: 22 Heirloom Patterns for Your Little Prince or Princess

Sewing for a Royal Baby Book Review

It was inspiring to see the stunning royals gowns at King Charles’ Coronation. I love making heirloom christening gowns from family wedding dresses. They hold so much sentimentality and are perfect to pass down from generation to generation. I am delighted to present the Sewing For A Royal Baby book review — you will love all the beautiful heirloom sewing techniques and patterns in this book.

We feel like we are sewing for a royal whenever we sew for our beautiful babies, grandbabies, and extended baby family. You will love sewing your own royal wardrobe.

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The Book

Sewing for a Royal Baby Book Review

You can find the Sewing For A Royal Baby in my Etsy shop or on Amazon.

The book comes with a companion CD that has all the patterns highlighted in the book.

Sewing For A Christening

Sewing for a Royal Baby Book Review

The first pattern in the book is a stunning pleated ribbon and netting Christening gown inspired by the British family royal Christening gown. Replete with a silk satin sash you can fashion your own royal event.

A tailoring masterpiece, the next Christening gown is a sedate, light blue little boy’s gown. Prairie points, lace, and entredeux make this gown perfect for your own beautifully dressed little prince.

Sewing For A Little Princess

Sewing for a Royal Baby Book Review

The next section of the book, Sewing For A Little Princess, is filled with charming dresses fit for royal attire.

This section includes:

  • a smocked dress with a double scalloped hem
  • an embroidered dress with pintuck yoke and cuffs
  • a charming little red dress fit for a princess
  • a delicately embroidered newborn dress and cap

Sewing For A Little Prince

Sewing for a Royal Baby Book Review

Equally as beautiful are the Sewing For A Little Prince outfit patterns. All the sweet toddler looks are filled with details to craft your own fine heirloom designs.

This section includes:

  • short pants and a smocked shirt with collar piping
  • a white dress suit with a designer inspired button front
  • a sailor inspired shirt with piping and tucks
  • an adorable bubble romper

Sewing Christening Gown Accessories

Sewing for a Royal Baby Book Review

When you are new to heirloom sewing, starting with an accessory is a great way to practice and refine your sewing skills.

This section includes:

  • a stunning royally inspired bonnets
  • several booties inspired by actual royal garments
  • elegant baby bibs
  • a sweet coverlet

Heirloom Sewing For A Royal

Sewing for a Royal Baby Book Review

If sewing breathtaking Christening gowns, royal inspired outfits, and fancy accessories for your own little prince or princess is on your to-sew list, Sewing For A Royal Baby will be invaluable in your pursuit of beautifully dressed babies. Each of the 22 heirloom patterns for your little prince or princess presented in this book is perfect for the sweet toddler in your life.

Happy Sewing,



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  1. So adorable! Your book review on sewing for a royal baby has inspired me. Love the idea of sewing heirloom christening gowns from family wedding dresses. I don’t have a daughter to hand down my wedding dress but if I am blessed with grandchildren, I will definitely consider repurposing it.

  2. The outfits in the Royal Baby Book are so beautiful! What a great idea to sew wedding gowns into christening gowns. Most brides choose their own dress anymore, so it’s a great way to pass the dress down. My oldest was christened in a family heirloom from my then-husband’s side of the family. It was a special moment for sure.

  3. What a fun book – Sewing for a Royal Baby! I didn’t even know such a book would exist but would thoroughly enjoy looking through this one. I’m sure it’s such an honor to sew such important pieces for others.

  4. Sewing for the Royal Baby looks perfect for the one who enjoys creating christening gowns and special outfits. Such beautiful pieces!

  5. The Royal Baby Book sounds fantastic! We had no idea that it existed. Thank you for sharing.

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