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It was Morrisons in July with his tagline T-shirts: the guys had "little men, big ideas" on the front, while the gals had "little gals, big smiles". A joker asked if we should all call John Lewis "Joan" Lewis now. Coach Caroline Bettis, director of children's clothing at John Lewis, said in a declaration on Monday:
Retail chains worked with the action group Let Clothes be Clothes. Rickman, the group' s founding father, championed John Lewis' approach. "â??My child will buy things from the boysâ?? gang, but some are no longer reading clothes from the boysâ?? gang. The removal of'This is for boys' is for girls' from the label.
"As we have already seen, a number of retail outlets have taken similar steps with children's games; and it is likely that other labels will try to move away from traditionally gender-specific labels in children's products in the future." Anyone who thinks it important to be able to tell at a single look whether a child is a girl or a boy may feel relief when they learn that not everything has change.
Lewis still sells clothes - even though they have the same labels "Girls and Boys" as the children's pants.
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In the early 1900s, a young girl was wearing a knee-length gown or a high-necked shirt and a knee-length coat to go with a pair of stockings, a sandal, shoes or bootees. White, cream and pastels were favourite colors. Soft and floating clothes made of fabrics such as satin were particularly loved for ceremonial use.
The cotton and flax were suitable for daily summers and cotton was used for warmers. Often a girl was wearing tapes in her coat to keep her locks or braids in place. In the open air, a girl was wearing knee-length robes or cloaks. A girl could be wearing a hood on her skull, or in summers a shallow, round skullcap, known as a "boater".
Women were not supposed to do anything to get filthy. Stroh boats were often part of the standard wardrobe at local colleges where wealthier men sent their kids. Most of the time, young women from working class backgrounds went to "boarding schools" without having to wear their own clothes. It was not until the 1920s that scholastic clothing became fashionable at these colleges.
Young women from impoverished backgrounds were more likely to be dressed in plain clothes and dresses made of heavy and durable fabrics. Often most daughters covered their clothes with an "apron", a piece of apparel made of pure wool that went over their shoulder to keep the clothes tidy. Women had long bristles. When a girl was 16 or 17 years old, she put her fur on her scalp in a roll or in a whirling, wavy, grown-up way.
Women were in fashion during the years of the Great Wars to carry their bristles in a roll or to tie them back with a large loop.