Child-friendly school uniforms

This time last year I began to realise how hard it is to find school uniform for an itchy child. For us, having an atopic child who suffers eczema on a daily basis, the search for one pair of cotton school trousers can be a nightmare.

Topics Life and style. Size see all Size. John Lewis will do its best to find a cotton alternative within any given school's uniform.

DS is looking ridiculous in his age (I think) pure cotton trousers from M&S but they are sold out of the cotton ones entirely (their Skin Kind ra.
DS is looking ridiculous in his age (I think) pure cotton trousers from M&S but they are sold out of the cotton ones entirely (their Skin Kind ra.
Jan 23,  · DS will start school in September this year. He has eczema, and I don't want to send him in polyester / mostly polyester trousers as that will make him worse! He runs hot and sweats easily, so I'd prefer his school clothes to be breathable cotton / mainly cotton if possible DS will start school in.
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The sale of synthetic to cotton trousers is about according to the central buyer for schoolwear at John Lewis, which is the official supplier of school uniforms to 1, schools in the UK.

DS is looking ridiculous in his age (I think) pure cotton trousers from M&S but they are sold out of the cotton ones entirely (their Skin Kind ra.

However, all the grey trousers labelled as for school uniform are made of polyester and viscose and coated with Teflon. They are not environmentally friendly and they are not good for human skin either, especially not for children. Would you please help me find pure cotton, even better, organic cotton, grey trousers? Mrs Y Zhang-Carraro , Oxford. The reason that pure cotton school uniforms are so hard to find is that cotton's deemed more difficult to look after than one made of synthetic fibres.

Cotton shrinks, the colour fades and it's just not as hard-wearing. Clothes made of synthetic fibres wash better, dry quicker and, if they are coated in Teflon, also resist stains better Teflon coating also makes the garment more hardwearing and ever so slightly waterproof.

And cotton tends to be more expensive. However, there's no escaping the fact that cotton is much nicer to wear and not everyone is a fan of synthetic school uniforms, either because they prefer cotton or because their children react to synthetic fibres.

The sale of synthetic to cotton trousers is about John Lewis will do its best to find a cotton alternative within any given school's uniform. Boys Grey School Trousers Age 10 years. Short Legnth 20" Inside Leg. Boy's school trousers 4pairs 2 Black, 2 Grey, Excellent Condition. Beavers Navy Trousers Aged New refers to a brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item, while Used refers to an item that has been used previously.

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School Uniforms made from % Pure Organic Cotton. Our range includes boys and girls trousers, pinafores, skirts, polo shirts, sweatshirts, cardigans, etc. All our products are certified by GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standards). Boys m&s cotton school trousers 2 x black 1 x grey (grey ones have a little worn on knees) age Adjustment in the waist. Any questions please ask thank you. This time last year I began to realise how hard it is to find school uniform for an itchy child. For us, having an atopic child who suffers eczema on a daily basis, the search for one pair of cotton school trousers can be a nightmare.