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Is this appropriate for young girls?

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I was doing some shopping for summer clothes earlier today and noticed that a lot of the shorts for girls sizes 7 -14 were pretty short. I also noticed some cotton shorts and even underwear had wording on the bottom.

Maybe it is just me, but I think that for girls that age, that the shorts were too small and the writing on the butt is inappropriate. 

What do you think? Am I just showing my age, or do you think these types of things are inappropriate for girls ages 7-14?

by on Apr. 29, 2013 at 2:08 PM
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by on May. 13, 2013 at 11:36 PM
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I agree that they seem to get shorter and shorter but as for the wording I think it depends, "hollister" "gap" "justice" they are all known to put there name along the butt that doesn't bother me as much as seeing a little girl with tiny shorts with "flirt " and "sexy " written on their bum that's crazy to me I also don't think parents should buy their daughter playboy bunny clothes because they like that little bunny, I think it just gives off the wrong impression people see the symbol and know what it means even without the words
by on May. 14, 2013 at 12:56 AM

No I totally agree with you, dealing with that crap in high school is need to start it early. Stores like gap, JcPenny, Macy's, & BonTon carry items that don't do that

by Bronze Member on May. 14, 2013 at 6:47 AM

I agree with you. 

by on May. 14, 2013 at 8:54 AM
I agree with you.
by on May. 16, 2013 at 8:02 AM

i do the worst thing when shopping for shorts for my three daughters, i go into the boy sections and find the ones with the side pockets. the girls love them because they get to hide their small toys in them.

by on May. 16, 2013 at 9:47 AM

I agree.. i don't even like the shorts made for my age! lol 

by on May. 17, 2013 at 9:41 AM

I have 2 boys and when I'm out shopping and see some of the things they have for little girls now days, I am thankful for my boys.

Totally inappropriate. I hope you find something that works for your daughter.

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