Girls love every opportunity to dress up and portraying a pioneering American woman from our past is a great choice. Kids need to realize just how fascinating our history is and how the women that lived long ago helped forge a path for the many rights we have today. Girl's historic costumes will give her the same look that children her age wore for school, chores and playtime. It is a far cry from the clothes of today.
Girls Colonial Costumes
Likewise, there are patriotic costumes for girls that vary from the historical variety that will also give girls a sense of national pride. These outfits feature important woman in American history such as Martha Washington and Betsy Ross. You can choose this for Halloween or for academic purposes. Either way it is a dress is fun to wear because it represents a piece of our past. The advantage, however is that your child won't be hampered by layers of petticoats like in the old days. This styles look the part but are much more comfortable