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February 27th, 2011, 09:11 AM
shari626's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
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What did you do with your wedding dress?

Do you have special outfits from your kids baptism/christening, etc...? What will you do with them?

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February 27th, 2011, 10:27 AM
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I think my MIL has my wedding dress but I am not sure.

I have some special clothes from the kids, mainly clothes the older ones wore that the younger ones have also worn and the are kept in a plastic bin in the basement. Some of them are 18 years old and still look good.
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February 27th, 2011, 11:35 AM
Momtothe6thpower's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
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Location: Smalltown, USA
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I never had a real wedding dress since we eloped. The dress I did wear is gone. During one of our moves I'm pretty sure I put a box of keepsakes in with the donate boxes . The reason I think this happened is because a friend of ours found my dh's letterman's jacket at a secondhand store about a year after our last move. I'm glad to at least have that back!

I keep the rest of our keepsakes in a plastic bin that is clearly marked "Keepsakes".
Cortney...mom to A, C, E, L, I, and R

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February 27th, 2011, 06:00 PM
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My wedding dress is drycleaned in a box at my mom's house.

For baptisms my kids wore the same gown I wore and I get to inherit.

I allow myself one rubbermaid tote for keepsake clothes, I've kept stuff that all 5 of my kids wore and some of #4's preemie clothes.
mom of 5 girls
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February 27th, 2011, 07:36 PM
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My wedding dress is in our closet but I need to have it dry cleaned and boxed up because it's taking up way too much room.

I have a hope chest type of thing my grandpa made me specifically for the kids' keepsakes, so I keep clothes like their coming home outfits and other special outfits in there.
Andrea, Mama to.. Noah (2006), Nickolas (2007), Alyzabeth (2008), and Savannah (2010)

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February 27th, 2011, 07:38 PM
Just_Marie's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
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Location: Canada
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first wedding-sealed in the basement
2nd wedding-still at dry cleaners

kids baptism: got them all white towels embroidered and blessed, and they're stored away, clothes are in use

Lucky mother to five!

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