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How much do you think it will cost to buy school clothes per child?

 
Sarah961

Asked by Sarah961 at 2:25 AM on Jun. 25, 2011 in Shopping

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  • We spend about 500 per child that includes school supplies back packs and clothing oh and we have 4 children...
    mari2120

    Answer by mari2120 at 3:10 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • i budget about 100$ per child and thats what they get to spend.....so they have learned to do resale,thrift and yard sales....and we fill in with clearnce racks from store they enjoy....oh and i found an outlet store for their favortie shoes an hour from me so thats where we go to get shoes almost 60% less then the mall or online...(vans outlet)
    cara124

    Answer by cara124 at 11:01 AM on Jun. 25, 2011

  • Depends where you shop. Try hitting some rummage sales and resale shops- you can often find brand new items with the tags still on them.
    skittles1108

    Answer by skittles1108 at 9:08 AM on Jun. 25, 2011

  • I have to buy new uniforms for my older two boys this year. Pants are $13 a pair, shirts $6, shoes $60 (two pairs each), belts $20...Around $150 per kid. That doesn't include sweaters or long sleeve polos. And an extra $60 for shorts per kid.

    UGH!
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 2:30 AM on Jun. 25, 2011

  • we just spent $150 on DD's clothes. We don't have uniforms and I went a bit crazy though.
    zoejains_momma

    Answer by zoejains_momma at 5:58 AM on Jun. 25, 2011

  • I don't buy them a whole new wardrobe. Each kid gets a new pair of sneakers & a "first day" outfit brand new, and anything else they need is bought when it's needed, whether through the summer or here & there through the fall.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:55 PM on Jun. 25, 2011

  • Depends on where you shop
    sherribeare

    Answer by sherribeare at 11:43 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

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