Prince louis christening gown. Louis is from birth a prince of the united kingdom entitled to the style of royal highness under letters. Baby wears 10 year old gown with a royal history. From a bespoke gown to a long list of godparents prince louis big day is looming and its going to be filled with all manner of weird and wonderful royal traditions. Image copyright pa image caption prince louis wore the christening gown that his siblings had also worn prince louis was sleeping as he arrived at the ceremony held by his mother.
Prince louis looked serene as he was christened at the chapel royal at st jamess palace in london on monday afternoon. The gun salute in hyde park london to mark the birth of louis. The christening gown is a replica of the original made for queen victorias first child in 1841. The lily font and water from the river jordan will be used during the baptism.
Prince louis and prince george both wore an exact replica of the honiton lace and silk gown worn by prince william queen elizabeth and 60 other royal babies. Prince louis will wear the handmade replica of the royal christening robe made by angela kelly dressmaker to the queen. Louis gown is a near exact replica of the garment that was first worn in 1841 by one of queen victorias children. Prince william and kate middleton just revealed prince louis christening date.
The font was also first used in 1841. It was created in 2008 and used for every royal christening since. Maria pasquini june 20 2018 0744 am prince louis has a big day on the horizon. Prince louis will today become the eighth royal baby to be christened in the honiton lace and white satin gown first used at the christening of james viscount severn in 2008.