Material Suitable for Children Garment
From first to 11 years, children grow very fast and they are very active. They are classified as pre-schoolers, primary school kids and elementary school children. These kids prefer bright coloured, comfortable fabric. As these group kids are fast growing, deep hems and wider seam allowance are commonly advisable. Commonly used garments for children’s are as follows :
This is a single piece suit with combination of shirt and short. Rompers should be designed in such a way that it can be slipped off easily and quickly. To facilitate the changing of diapers, the lower back of the romper can be extended and shaped so that it can be pulled up between the legs and buttoned well over the front.
Suitable fabric: woven cotton, knitted, denim
Suitable colour: light shades, blue, grey, brown, green
Suitable design: stripes, checks, small flowers, geometric motifs, and cartoon designs.
Frocks are mostly worn by little girls. They are mostly of knee length. It is comfortable and loosely fitted garment.
Suitable fabric: casual wear: cotton, synthetic fabric, denim blended fabrics.
Party wear: silk, synthetic, velvet, net fabrics
Suitable colour: white, pink, blue, yellow, orange, green, purple, fluorescent, navy blue.
Suitable design: plain, quilted, printed motifs, striped, checked, surface enrichment.
A basic garment worn from waist to knee or waist to ankle with two legs joined at crotch.
Suitable fabric: cotton, denim, blended fabrics
Suitable colour: navy blue, black, blue, brown, grey, bottle green.
Suitable design: checked & plaids, plain, small motifs.
Shirt is a loose garment for the upper part of the body. This can be worn by both boy and girl.
Suitable fabric: cotton, blended fabric, denim, linen.
Suitable colour: white, brown, grey, blue, green.
Suitable design: floral, abstract motif, geometric, embroidery design.
This is simple and loose fitted top with a collar or round neck and a simple sleeve. It can be worn by both girl and boys.
Suitable fabric: woven cotton, all kinds of knitted fabric.
Suitable colour: white, pink, blue, yellow, orange, green, purple, black, red.
Suitable design: plain and printed,small motifs.