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girls clothing from aldens catalog around 1968 - Google Search
\In Children’s wear for girls in the 1960s short, unfitted dresses were popular. As the decade progressed, pants became more common for girls to the point where they began to be worn even in school. Boys frequently wore child-sized versions of suits and polo shirts for men. Jeans began to emerge as an important clothing item for boys and girls.
This is how Heather's parents wanted her to dress in 1968. She, however, was looking to the changing fashions of the "flower children" of the 60's as a way of "finding herself."
“ Gamble Aldens - 1968 (LOVE these. Especially that green dress with the multi-color buttons) ”