If you're like me, you're probably starting to think about back-to-school shopping. And if you have kids, that means clothes! One thing I've learned is that the selection of kids' clothing changes dramatically from season to season. Here's a guide to what to expect when shopping for kids' clothes this fall.
First, the weather. Fall is a transitional season, so you'll want to have both warm and cool weather clothes on hand. A light jacket or sweater will be perfect for those early morning school days, while a heavier coat will be necessary for after-school activities. You might also want to pick up a raincoat or umbrella, just in case.
Next, the style. Fall is a great time to update your child's wardrobe with some new pieces. This is the perfect time to find that trendy sweater or pair of jeans they've been wanting. Just be sure to check the sizing before you buy - kids grow fast!
Finally, the price. As the weather gets cooler, prices on kids' clothing generally go up. But there are still ways to save. Look for sales and coupons, and don't be afraid to shop around. You can often find great deals on kids' clothing at second-hand stores or consignment shops.
With these tips in mind, you're sure to find the perfect fall wardrobe for your child. Happy shopping!