Clothing for Girls

Little ladies have almost as many clothing options available to them as their grown up Moms.  When you combine the enormous amount of clothing styles available with the fact that many girls have definite opinions about brands (Levis vs. diesel) and styles (miniskirts vs. cargo pants), shopping for girls can be a huge headache.  But guess what?  Shopping doesn't have to be a chore, it can be fun.  We've tried to create a shopping portal for girls that will make the girls look great and the parents sigh with relief.

Size Information

Here is a basic idea of how things break down:
* '''Girls 4-6x'''
** In general, these sizes should fit preschoolers, but can span from ages 3-6 years old.
** Weight will fall between 32 and 54 lbs.
** Height will range between 39-48 inches.
** Here's how the numbers and letter sizes match up: S=4, M=5, L=6. XL=6x or 7
* '''Girls 7-16'''
** In general, these sizes should fit grade schoolers (roughly ages 7-13).
** Height will range between 50-65 inches.
** Here's how the numbers and letter sizes match up: S=7 or 8, M=12, L=14-16, XL=18
* '''Girls Slim'''
** For girls with a small frame and thin body.
** Available for preschoolers and grade schoolers.
* '''Girls Plus'''
** For girls where the weight is heavier than the proportional height.
** Available for preschoolers and grade schoolers.

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More of Your Burning Questions Answered

* Looking for a '''Special Size'''?Many of the larger retailers offer both slim and plus-sized clothing for girls.
** '''Slim Sizes:''' Lands' End, Gymboree and Dickies are all brands that offer slim sizes.
** '''Plus Sizes: '''There are a lot of brands offering plus sizes for girls--Levi, French Toast, and Self-Esteem--to name a few.
** All Heart Kids is a resource for school uniforms.
** has a good article about how to dress your plus-sized child.
* Need a '''school uniform'''? Read our guide for Back to School.
* Want more information to before braving the first snow storm? The Guide to Winter Clothes should help you out.
* Before your big holiday party you may want to read the Holiday Clothes for Kids article.
* Still unsure about what to put on her feet? For more types of '''footwear''' read on...

International Resources

For this resource in your home country, please see:
! NL: Kinderkleding Shopgids

NL: Kinderschoenen Shopgids

FR: Guide des vêtements pour enfants