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would you buy bikini or string for your daughter

I went to buy some underwear for my daughter she's 8 ..I walked into this store at the mall and what did I see string bikini's for a little girls...I don't know about some of you but no way would I buy her such underwear ..what happened to plain old brief those are so hard to find and the ones i do find are way to small...its ridiculous

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Asked by Anonymous at 11:20 AM on Feb. 18, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • My daughter is 8 too and I don't buy her briefs anymore (because they tend to hang over the top of the back of her pants!), but I do buy ones that have more than string on the sides - kind of like bikini's I guess, but modest ones. But I know what you mean - I buy a lot of her stuff at Justice, but their underwear mostly seems a little "grown up" for her.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 11:24 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • i buy underwear at walmart. i never get the really little ones. my SD's mom gets her some of the smaller ones and I hate it. She is a kid. She doesn't need panties like that.

    and swim suits....I definately would not do string bikinis. I will get two peice but I use a lot of descretion.
    aly38914290

    Answer by aly38914290 at 11:24 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • No way! Wal-mart still carries packs of Hanes & Fruit of the Looms briefs for kids.
    motherofhope98

    Answer by motherofhope98 at 11:25 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • My daughter has been informed by her father that 2 pieces are out until she can buy her own swim wear....next thing you know our 8yrs olds are gonna have thongs!!!! its ridiculous.
    ChaoticSoul

    Answer by ChaoticSoul at 11:26 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • i would. it is underwear. as long as they arent see through or say sexy on them or something. who cares! undies are undies. it isnt like it is a thong!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:27 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • Well my DD is only 2, so no, I only buy her Elmo briefs! :-)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:33 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • no. I won't buy them for myself either. They are uncomfortable not to mention unsanitary in my opinion
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 11:33 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • Who CARES what kind of panties they wear???? Do you think they're dropping their pants to show them?
    I buy my girls the panties they want. Just as my mom did for us.
    TinaN64

    Answer by TinaN64 at 11:36 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

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    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:40 AM on Feb. 18, 2010

  • a bathing suit? yes i would buy my 8 yr old daughter a bikini. not a friggin thong bikini, no. but a little girl bikini with flowers or something, sure. why not? she wants to be like mommy and her sister, and its not like shes got boobs to be hanging out or something. whats her belly button showing? big deal.
    PURPULbutterfly

    Answer by PURPULbutterfly at 12:11 PM on Feb. 18, 2010

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