For more than 15 years the Shepherd's Cradle has been selling Heirloom Christening clothing online. We distribute for manufacturers who really care--where each garment is hand-crafted to exacting standards and must pass through a series of inspections. Our specialty lines of upscale infant and children's clothing are made with only the finest fabrics and trims. Every detail in of our specialty clothing is carefully thought through: from design, to sewing, to packaging-- all to ensure the highest quality and finest visual appeal. Most items are handmade in the U.S.A.

Indeed, our special occasion clothing is worthy of the heirloom designation and will be valued and cherished long after your baby's special day.

"The Significance of an Heirloom Christening Gown" will help you better understand why it is important to carefully choose a quality outfit.

Contact Information:

Email is the best option to contact us:

We will reply to your message within 24 hours, Monday - Friday, but usually sooner. Here's our address:

Shepherd's Cradle
55 N Merchant Street #623
American Fork, UT 84003

Before you contact us, please note:

  • For new orders write down the item number of the outfit or accessory you're interested in (usually located near the price) AND the size you want,
  • For returns and exchanges we need your request by email for efficient processing (see details here).
  • For order status, please know we email a confirmation/tracking number, but only when it ships. Free and discounted shipping ("Super Saver") orders ship the next Saturday, but only if you ordered before Thursday at 12:45 EST. Otherwise, it will ship the following Saturday.
Call us at (510) 736-3239.