View Single Post
Old 06-30-2012, 12:55 PM   #16
AfWife8405's Avatar
Registered Users
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 1,595
Re: any restrictions/rules for kids' clothing?

Originally Posted by babycat42 View Post
I like the rule of nothing above the knee. It would never work for DD, she has really long legs.
In school (middle & high school) the rule was nothing shorter than where your middle finger ends when your arms are at your sides. I am 5'9" and my parents would not have had much luck finding shorts long enough for me (I still struggle with this) to reach my knee.

My daughter is very short (compared to our boys at the same age & less than the 50th percentile according to her dr.) so we are optimistic that this rule will work for us.
Wife to An Airman Mama to Nicholas Benjamin (9) Jack Ryan (7) Brooke Isabella (6) our Great Dane, Matilda and St. Bernard, Lucy
AfWife8405 is offline   Reply With Quote