About New Zealand Merino Wool

Merino ? nature’s wonder fabric Imagine a fabric which keeps you warm in winter and cool in summer. Which is breathable and actually resists developing odours of its own. And is so soft and comfy to wear that you want to wear it all the time. This fabric exists? it’s New Zealand merino wool. Merino […]

History of the Christening Gown

Up until the seventeenth century, young babies were tightly wrapped in swaddling clothes and carried to the font in a ‘bearing cloth’. This was a large square piece of silk, edged with trimmings of gold lace and braid. The Christening robe, as we know it today, evolved in the mid-eighteenth century when babies were freed […]

Baby Naming Customs and Traditions

A Christening or Baby Naming Ceremony is a joyous and meaningful occasion. It’s a time for celebrating, as family and friends gather for this traditional welcoming of a newborn into the world. Christening.JPGThe birth of a baby is a reaffirmation of life for everyone – parents, family and friends – and the ritual of the […]