Are Tween Fashions Too Revealing? Many Moms Think So

Posted on August 18, 2010

Are fashions for tweens too racy? Many moms think so. It's a $43 billion business and marketers are aiming straight at the 8-12 year old crowd. But many lines are taking clothing for twenty-somethings and making them in smaller sizes. Sequined hot pants, skimpy tops and micro miniskirts are all available for purchase in the kids sections of major department stores. Taylor Momsen recently said she dresses "like a high class hooker." Nice.

Meredith Vieira of The Today Show and Jill Herzig, the editor in chief of Redbook, discuss what's happening in the world of tween fashion. Take a look:

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