Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Girls' Shape Ups X F - Mary Jane - SKECHERS Official Site

Skechers is now targeting preschoolers and grade school girls with their shape up type shoes. Messaage: you're never too young to start obsessing about your body or feeling like a huge bag of dung for not having the right body image. They're $50.00 which is not even in the equation for a lot of families; these days, or, ever...

Girls' Shape Ups X F - Mary Jane - SKECHERS Official Site

1 comment:

Lesley said...

I saw a story recently that they were being sued by someone who had worn those shoes and was claiming they caused some sort of leg injury - wish I could remember exactly what.

I think if children were actually made to go outside and play, no matter the type of shoes they were wearing, they would stay at whatever their healthy weight is. I am not at all athletic, but as a child I was always outside riding my bike, roller skating and whatever. I would have never been allowed to stay inside in front of the TV all day - not that I wanted to.