When you buy clothes for your family you make certain assumptions. You assume that, for a given amount of money, the garment will provide a certain amount of wear. You also expect the garment to maintain a certain standard of appearance - that it, if you take care of it properly.
Potgieter, Fannie and Roberson, Opal
"Children's Clothes - How Well Do They Wear?,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 11
, Article 7.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol11/iss10/7