Stop The Smocking Madness

  1. gawlaw profile image60
    gawlawposted 3 years ago via iphone

    I am an avowed anti Smocking person. My girls only wore a smocked dress if it was given as a gift. I realize that as a proud southerner it is de rigeur dressing but I rebel in favor of utilitarian comfort based baby dressing. Even my husband knocked my penchant for the onesie clad baby. Perhaps I am selfish and am living out my desire to clad myself entirely in soft brushed cotton...I digress, my point is that john johns and bishop style smocked dresses are great, f you are so inclined but please if your son's testicles have dropped and your daughter has breasts it is time to give up the ghost.

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      Brenda Durhamposted 3 years ago in reply to this

      Aw.........but smocked dresses are so cute on little girls.
      And hey, smocking on a blouse works well (depending on the design) for camouflaging a middle-aged woman's (like me) midriff sometimes.   But I agree that it's hard to make smocking on a skirt/dress look good....on almost any adult.....