Miss Farah

Little girls in high heels: Cute or Inappropriate?

Posted on: April 5, 2010


This topic got to my attention as many girls at this age like to wear their mommies heels for example. But having their own pair of heels at such a young age is in my opinion definitely inappropriate.

Suri Cruise, daughter of Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise

The trend does pose potential health risks.

“We’re dealing with a foot that’s in development, which means the muscles, the tendons and the ligaments are certainly not as strong at that age as they are at age 18,” said Dr. Rock Positano, a foot disorder specialist at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York.

I think your child will look adorable in any shoe! And there’s tons of brands out there now that are making really adorable things. I don’t think a heel is what takes it over the top.

– There are plenty of brands that make flat shoes that young girls will wear, and she advised that parents involve the girls in the shopping process and emphasize the features — colors, glitter and bows — that may make flat shoes fun and appealing.

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1 Response to "Little girls in high heels: Cute or Inappropriate?"

[…] posted previously about Little Girls in High Heels and many of you voted their opinion on this issue. As I said earlier I am totally against the […]

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