When kids learn our fun and easy to remember BLAST™ method, they understand all 5 basics of their wardrobe, empowering them to dress and express themselves each morning through their own style; one less battle to deal with!
In the morning hustle, it's easy to see why so many parents opt for dressing their kids to get them moving, but self-dressing is more than just a simple task of putting on and taking off clothes.
FACT: There are emotional benefits attached to finding the time and patience to teach them the art of self-dressing as early as 2 years of age. Psychologists and Parenting Experts all agree that self-dressing is an important emotional milestone that kids reach to learn self-motivation and independence.
The effect on their self-esteem from the feeling of accomplishment lays the foundation for a positive mindset and being able to tackle other gross motor skills such as gripping objects for writing, drawing and cutting.
When they learn to button, zip, buckle and snap themselves up.
When they learn how to balance and coordinate their arms and legs when putting clothes on and taking them off.
When they learn the sequence that clothes go on.
When they learn the different types of clothes, colors and sizes.
When they coordinate the right pieces for varying weather conditions.
When they learn to express themselves through their outfits.
Our 49-card deck is designed to educate on wardrobe basics by using our simple and fun BLAST™ system. B for Bottoms, L for Layerings, A for Accessories, S for Socks & Shoes and T for Tops. But that's not all, these cards are a teaching system to guide kids of all ages through the art of self-dressing to inspire confidence, self-expression and independence. Our personal favorite theme in the deck are the Empowerment cards that contain phrases and tips that guide your little ones in dressing and expressing themselves.
We invite you and your littles to have a BLAST™ while learning!