First grader convinces Old Navy to make girls’ jeans with pockets
The girl's letter to the retail giant is a reminder that companies do indeed listen to their customers.
! Get the best news, information and inspiration from TODAY, all day long.“Earlier this year, first grade worked on writing persuasive letters. Kamryn, in Mrs. Jayne's class, used her classroom experience with persuasive writing when she decided that she was tired of buying girl jeans from Old Navy with fake pockets,”
a post on Evening Star’s Facebook page explained.“She wrote Old Navy a letter and they responded! Not only did they write back, they sent her 4 pairs of new girl jeans with REAL pockets! The Old Navy Kids team thanked Kamryn for her feedback as they develop new product! Now, that's using your voice! Way to go, Kamryn!"
“Dear Old Navy,” Gardner wrote in her letter. “I do not like that the front pockets of the girls’ jeans are fake. I want front pockets because I want to put my hands in them. I also would like to put things in them. Would you consider making girls jeans with front pockets that are not fake. Thank you for reading my request.” headtopics.com
The company replied with four pairs of girls’ jeans with real pockets and a personalized response.Aug. 13, 202003:56“Thank you so much for taking the time to write us about pockets on girl’s jeans,” Old Navy replied. “The Old Navy kids product team appreciate your information. It’s great feedback for us as we develop new product.”
So, now that she got her jeans, the only question that remains is what grade did Gardner receive? We're betting on an A.Drew Weisholtz Read more: »
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I’m actually shocked that the fashion industry has it figured out women love pockets. In everything. yes, women need pockets too. Was this not a thing already Wow Can they make women’s jeans with pockets you can fit things in? With so many places going bagless, would be nice. They’ll probablycharge more than boys jeans for those pockets now. pinktax
For once you did a story about a sweet girl asking for real pockets to put her lip gloss in. I’m impressed it’s not some bullshit celebrity story! I asked my 75 year old father the other day if he ever wears pants without pockets & he said “I never knew they made pants without pockets” 😆 girl problems. Me 2! I despise no pockets! Come on old navy, thank God for smart women leaders! U grow girl! Amen 🙏🏻
What an amazing idea! This child should one day become an entrepreneur or a ceo! jennafischer Ew