And of course, the buying-large strategy means the clothes will last for awhile.
Like in the case of Ziggy and the plaid pajamas which my mom bought him when he was a baby. For reasons she outlined in this email I received from her:
"Bought Ziggy some plaid PJ's since U like 2 dress him in old men clothes and he's in bed a lot."
Here he is wearing his "old man pajamas" as a wee baby:
And here he is still happily wearing his "old man pajamas" just last month:
What about you? When it comes to kids clothes, are you a "buy a size bigger" shopper, or more of a "buy the stuff I like in multiple sizes" kind of shopper?
This is my usual installment of Old Photo Friday, even though (yes, I know) the photos aren't that old.
Linking-up to the always funny, Finding the Funny at My Life and Kids and Kelley's Breakroom.