Episode 118: Why Are Clothes For Tween Girls So Trashy?

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It can be hard to find appropriate clothes for tween girls. Why are stores trying to dress our daughters like trash?

girl with clothes

Rebecca and Andrea are talking today with Kelly Wallace from CNN about the problem of girls’ clothing: why is it so small and tight? Mainstream brands often produce clothing for girls that don’t even comply with school dress codes, so where can parents of tween girls buy clothes online? They’ve got some answers for clothing that is appropriate without going too far in the other direction.

Episode Links

Kelly Wallace, CNN

Fitted tees, shorty shorts: Sending the wrong message to girls? by Kelly Wallace – CNN

Girls Will Be

CNN Parents

Free To Be Kids

Jessy and Jack

Clothing Brand Brandy Melville Under Fire For Selling Small Items As ‘One Size Fits Most’, by Brittany Talarico – People

Samsung Galaxy S8 in Orchid Grey

Master Class

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