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Would you/do you buy designer clothes for your kids?

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Asked by uwmilf at 12:39 PM on Sep. 18, 2012 in General Parenting

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  • no

    Answer by cookie269 at 12:41 PM on Sep. 18, 2012

  • I did with my oldest and I now realize I was nuts.

    Answer by amazinggrace83 at 12:42 PM on Sep. 18, 2012

  • NO way!!! When they were little I did shop at a consignment shop and got my son a Tommy Hilfiger sports jacket. We had a Bar Mitzvah to go to. I paid $5 for the jacket. That kind of shopping yes. In a department store, no. Especially when they were little and grow out of things really quickly.

    Answer by robinkane at 12:42 PM on Sep. 18, 2012

  • Hell no! they grow way too fast for that.

    Answer by SpiritedWitch at 12:42 PM on Sep. 18, 2012

  • Not when they can out grow them so fast, instead save for college fund or rainy day.

    Answer by mto3821 at 12:42 PM on Sep. 18, 2012

  • How far on sale are they?

    Answer by Dardenella at 12:44 PM on Sep. 18, 2012

  • For my kids, no.

    Answer by 4xsthetrouble at 12:44 PM on Sep. 18, 2012

  • Second hand or on a really good sale with coupons!

    Answer by idareyou at 12:45 PM on Sep. 18, 2012

  • depends on what you mean by DESIGNER.

    My son once had a very expensive wool peacoat that cost as much as a car payment. It was a stupid 1st time mom move

    my daughter has worn some pretty amazing dresses from Macys, all for under $20 on clearance. And lots of Lacoste & Burberry from ebay

    Answer by hibbingmom at 12:48 PM on Sep. 18, 2012

  • oops it cut me off.

    I like my kids to wear a nice shirt (rarely do i pay retail) paired with walmart pants. for my sons kindergarten school photo he wore a bloomingdales shirt (clearanced from 90 to $11) and corduroy slacks from walmart that were about $2 .

    Answer by hibbingmom at 12:50 PM on Sep. 18, 2012

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