We all know that the wedding gown is worn only once, and then it stays in the bride’s wardrobe for the rest of her life. A new trend came out, and many brides don’t keep the wedding gown, but they use the material to create Angel Gowns!
Maybe the wedding dress and the bride have a sentimental relationship, but it can be reproduced and worn many more times.
With the latest trend, brides aren’t keeping the wedding dress, but they use it for various purposes! They reproduce the wedding dresses to show respect to the lives lost too early! These dresses are Anger Gowns.
Wedding dresses become Angel Gowns!
Many women decided to donate the gowns to be reproduced into angel gowns. They refused the idea to keep the wedding dress in a box for the rest of their lives.
These reproduced gowns are made to show respect and consolation for those families that lost their babies before their time.
Below we present you more about these dresses’ magic and touching stories.
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On Facebook, there is a group called Quilting. There Justi Bates shared a beautiful story.
She shared a post with a picture. The picture included one little dress with lace. The tiny dress was placed over a box that contained more of the same dress.
“Today, I received my wedding gown back. I sent it off earlier this year to be made into angel gowns for babies that don’t make it home from the hospital, and I’ll be donating them to the NICU at Vanderbilt. Seventeen little gowns were made from my dress, and as beautiful as they are, I pray they are never needed. “
Angel gowns are created for tragic events, for burying newborn infants!
People use these dresses for prematurely born babies who died shortly after childbirth.
A newborn may not have many clothes, and for sure, they don’t have clothes or anything that will ease the parents’ grief.
A few services worldwide produce angel gowns for these desperate moments.
Many hospital NICUs offer angel gowns to grieving families rather than buy an outfit for the burial of their child.
The tiny gowns are made of new material, but they are often made of recycled bridal dresses.
The reason hiding behind this inspiration is the emotion attached to the wedding dress and the ornaments on it.
The dress is made with happiness, and maybe that will contribute to easing the parents’ despair, to put happiness on their child.
Almost every wedding dress is made of lace, silk, or pearls. These materials are linked to the significance of the special occasion.
When the child wears it, it shows how important and beloved the child is, even though they died long before their time.
Bride’s dresses are large so that many little dresses can be made out of one.
Maybe you can see that out of one bridal dress; they produce 17 small. But the dresses are ornamented with different materials. The services also offer various clothing styles for girls, boys, and infants of different ages. There are multiple sizes and styles.
The bride’s decision to give her dress for transformation is an easy one. She won’t put it on ever again. Unless she wants her daughter to wear it at her wedding, it is an entirely different story.
Donating the wedding dress will bring you happiness because you know that you contributed to someone in their most difficult times to ease the pain.