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i am doing a giving tree and have a boy that is 7 and wears 7-8 shirts but paper says 7-8T what does T mean and would it be 7-8 for pants as well

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marleyquincy

Asked by marleyquincy at 4:37 PM on Dec. 7, 2013 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • Hmmm... I know that Carter's has some 7, maybe 8T (as in toddlers).. which just means they are shorter in size... but that might mean Tall too....
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 4:41 PM on Dec. 7, 2013

  • Is there another child on the sheet? Could be the parent just went on autopilot if they had toddler sizes for a younger sibling.
    NotPanicking

    Answer by NotPanicking at 4:44 PM on Dec. 7, 2013

  • I'd think that at a size 8,it would stand for tall
    For pants,I'd go a size larger
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 4:44 PM on Dec. 7, 2013

  • I was thinking tall as well.
    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 5:35 PM on Dec. 7, 2013

  • I would go 7-8 and ignore the T. Toddler sizes generally stop around size 5. Though I suppose it could mean tall.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 5:38 PM on Dec. 7, 2013

  • In my experience, toddler sizes stop at about 6T, tops, and even those were few and far between. I would assume tall. Is there someone you can contact who can maybe contact the family to be sure? Otherwise, I would either assume tall, or just get 7-8 period.
    wendythewriter

    Answer by wendythewriter at 7:02 PM on Dec. 7, 2013

  • It usually means toddler sizes but 5T is usually the largest. Could it mean Tall?? if not just go with size 7/8
    Crafty26

    Answer by Crafty26 at 7:06 PM on Dec. 7, 2013

  • T usually stands for tall
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 8:15 PM on Dec. 7, 2013

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