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Just a little rant.

Postby benney » Tue Apr 12, 2011 7:36 pm

Is it me or does anyone else think its wrong for companies to make clothes for babies with skulls on them. I mean come on. That and clothes that it looks like a 15 year old should be wearing. I want to keep my ds little, he is only 11 mos old and there are clothes and hats at The Childrens Place store with Skulls on it his size and I just got an email for babies r us of Amy Coe clothes with skulls on it. I thinks its just wrong and I refuse to buy that crap. I need to become a designer of baby/kids clothes.
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Postby MightyMarj » Wed Apr 13, 2011 9:37 pm

Yeah, this gets on my nerves, too. It just seems tacky and creepy to me to be associating a child with death. I know skull prints are really popular right now, but i'm not a fan.
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Postby Carrie » Thu Apr 14, 2011 4:40 am

I totally agree but I think DH would put them on our toddler!!! I try to avaid him even seeing them in the store:)
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Postby anxious-annie » Thu Apr 14, 2011 10:54 am

I actually have an Amy Coe onesie with a pastel purple skull on it for DD at the 6-9mos. size *shrug*

Of course...I love this website (http://www.punkbabyclothes.net/ )and can't WAIT to get her the "Zombie Slayer" onesie with matching neon green tutu.

There are some skull baby clothes that I definitely don't like because they ARE morbid though. It depends on the design for me cause some look more "cute rocker baby" and some are just creepy and icky.
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Postby fodla » Thu Apr 14, 2011 1:14 pm

A friend of mine just bought skull clothes for her kid.

I dunno. They don't really bother me, but I wouldn't purchase them, either.
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Postby Nikkeh » Thu Apr 14, 2011 1:30 pm

I love them :)
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Postby CamsMommy » Thu Apr 14, 2011 1:41 pm

I have a few outfits for my lo. I think that some of them are cute. I agree that some of them are just too out there to be for an infant. To each his own I guess.
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Postby Em » Thu Apr 14, 2011 1:57 pm

Depending on how they're incorporated, I think they can be cute! DS got a swim outfit from his 18-year-old aunt for Christmas. There's a little skull on the rashguard and the trunks and I love them. I think they're from TCP too.

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eta - I think this one's a pirate skull so maybe not so creepy?:lol:
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Postby MrsLewis907 » Mon Apr 25, 2011 6:56 pm

Some people love them...

but I am with you. I can't stand it. I would *never* put skulls on my child...infant or older. I don't think i will allow it until much older (like, I'm thinking, 16 or something), and even that is iffy...but I'm willing to wait until we get there to make a decision on that. lol
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