There are certain times in your daughter’s life that are seen as milestones and they need to be celebrated and recognised. Her graduation from play school to primary school, all her birthdays and of course her Holy Communion. As a Christian family, this is a big day in the family’s calendar and it is an important rite of passage for many young girls. It is also a big deal to the parents and grandparents and it is a day when the dress has to be just right.
You can find Holy Communion dresses in Solihull and while white is the predominant colour as it signifies purity of mind and spirit, there are other colours to choose from. The choice of dress signifies many things and we will look at just some of them here.
- The dress needs to suit the occasion because this is a very sacred day in the Catholic community. It is the first time that a young lady can receive the Eucharist and her salvation begins on this day. The dress should look great but also be modest.
- The dress needs to have all the right accessories like a suitable veil. Stockings, a headdress and somewhere to put her rosary beads. It is important that everything comes together on the day.
- As mentioned, generally white is the chosen colour, but any light coloured material is also suitable. A good guide is whether she would wear this dress on a regular Sunday to mass. If the answer is yes, then it is suitable.
This is a big day in any Catholic girls young life and so it is important to get the dress right to help the day be memorable.