Many children have character based dress-up clothes. A strong imagination is an important factor in the development of children, so don’t undermine your child’s ability to use his imagination by giving him too many character driven clothes with the associated ready-made stories.One or two character-based outfits of their favorite character is all they need.
Historical clothes for boys and girls will seem remarkable to the modern parent. Only a 100 years ago the fashionably dressed American boy wore velvet suits with lace and ruffled trim. Some boys even sported long ringlet curls which a proud mother would show off to her social circle when they gathered for tea. Today a mother does not seem to think twice about bringing her son dressed in long baggy jeans into the White House to see the First Lady! What has caused such a change in attitude in styles and attitudes?