Posts tagged "kids clothes"

This Kickass Girls’ Clothing Line Breaks Down Gender Stereotypes

A few years ago, Seattle mom Jennifer Muhm's then-4-year-old daughter told her she wanted to be an astronaut for Halloween. Muhm and her daughter discovered quickly that the only astronaut costumes they could find were marketed to boys. Muhm's discouraged daughter told her mom that only boys could go to space and that she wanted…

By: Claire Hannum / March 19, 2015

Snoop Dogg’s Latest Weird Thing Is … Baby Clothes?

Remember when Charlie Sheen did that really weird thing that one time? No, no, not the time he completely lost his mind, shacked up with a couple of porn stars and talked about winning and warlocks. We're referring to when Sheen decided he'd make kid's clothes. Yes, that happened. Well, now mega-weeded mogul Snoop Dogg…

By: Julie Gerstein / April 14, 2011

Target Outfits Young Girls With Padded Bras Too

It was easy for us to criticize those Brits for selling padded bikinis for little girls. I mean, we Americans are so much more puritanical, right? Wrong! Yesterday, as I was shopping in Target, I came across these heart-printed and striped, brightly colored padded bras in the girls section. The bras were from Target's Xhilaratio…

By: Annika Harris / April 19, 2010

It’s Cool To Sell Padded Bras For Children, Right?

Um, yeah, not so much. In the strongest case of "What were they thinking?!?" ever, British clothing chain Primark decided to yank hot pink and gold star-printed padded bikinis off its shelves after facing pressure from child protection advocates who felt the products sexualized children. Gee willickers, ya think?

By: Erin Flaherty / April 14, 2010

Wearing Kids’ Clothes—Wrong Or Clever?

So, turns out adults have been chasing after Stella McCartney's new Gap Kids collection. Maybe it was Grazia magazine who put the idea into people's heads that they could wear the line after its staffers put a video online of them trying on looks from the collection (and yes, the skinny ladies did fit into…

By: Leonora Epstein / November 4, 2009

Say It Ain’t So: Jon Gosselin To Produce A Line Of Kid’s Clothes?

Jon Gosselin decided that after all that family time he spent at the Reading, PA, compound, it was time to get the hell out of dodge and see the world a little bit. So, what did ol' Jonny do? He called up his new buddy, Ed Hardy designer Christian Audigier, and got himself an invitatio…

By: Nina Carbone / July 14, 2009

Five Reasons We Wish We Still Wore Size 6X

Most of the time, I love being an adult. I can decide when to go to bed (or not), eat an entire package of Sour Patch Kids at the movie theater before dinner, and wear skirts of questionable length. But, every now and then, I wish I were a kid again. Not for the lack…

By: Catherine Strawn / June 11, 2009