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Growing up in a gendered world

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I was delighted to be able to collaborate with Not Only Pink and Blue on this latest visualisation relating to gender stereotypes and the effects on children. After many discussions, we decided to communicate a review of the current scientific…

How short are your shorts, Shorty?

Preview of dataviz - gender stereotypes in kids clothes: length of shorts.
This is my second post looking at gender stereotyping in kids’ clothing (you can see my first here). This time I took a trip to the shops to find out how the length of shorts vary for boys and girls……

Gender stereotypes in kids clothing

So we all think it’s probably not a great idea to design clothes that convince boys that they should grow up to be insensitive, loud, shouty adventurers in mega trucks, right? Or that girls should be sweet, passive princesses who…