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HAND TINTING PHOTOGRAPHS

HAND TINTING PHOTOGRAPHS

Some of the first photographs taken for Baby Beau & Belle were originally shot in black and white and then tinted (colored) by hand to bring a beautiful look only available when taking the time to hand color each detail. Photographed by Aimee Porter and hand colored by Alice Williams whose work has been published in magazines and on greeting cards and calendars. Some of the pictures are of collections that we still carry today such as the Caroline girls Christening Gown as pictured below! People have been hand coloring photographs for over a hundred years. The technique came about because people...

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NEW THIS WEEK: CHRISTIAN COLLECTION

NEW THIS WEEK: CHRISTIAN COLLECTION

This week, the Christian Collection was added to our Boys Ring Bearer Outfits! It is similar to the design of our other 3-piece vest suits. A beautiful grey linen and cotton blend is used to make the pleated pants and vest. Unlike other linen materials, this material is very soft to the touch and the little guys wearing it will be very comfortable. The suit also includes a white pima cotton long-sleeve shirt. To complete the look, the collection includes a matching brim cap. Both the suit and cap are detailed with a bright white ribbon and shell buttons. Perfect for a little...

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GIFT IDEAS: BABY SHOE CHARM

GIFT IDEAS: BABY SHOE CHARM

I feel quite sentimental looking at our 14K Gold Baby Shoe Charm with Chain. It’s almost identical to a necklace that my late Grandmother gifted to me on the day I was born. It is one of my most treasured items, not to mention irreplaceable. She gave the same necklace to my mom and each of my four siblings. Each necklace is personalized with our birth date, engraved on the bottom of the shoe charm. We all cherish our necklace! It makes me realize how special it is to receive such a thoughtful, personalized gift. The Baby Shoe Charm Necklace is...

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SHADES OF PINK WE LOVE FOR SPRING

SHADES OF PINK WE LOVE FOR SPRING

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, pink is on my mind! I keep glancing towards our racks of girls dresses, jumpsuits and accessories made with different pink materials. It simply gets me more excited for the spring season to arrive! Not only am I excited for the warm sunshine to make more frequent appearances, I think about shades of pink silk dupioni and unique floral cotton prints we use that are perfect for spring time events. Such as our Leila Pink Silk Collection (dress and bonnet pictured above). It is the pink version of our Leila Ivory; a collection that has received...

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