Yes, because breaking free of gender stereotypes is a brave and liberating act. More than just being harmless, I see it as a positive thing if it is the boy's own idea.
Would you let your son wear a dress/skirt? - Page 10
FTR, I would never say "you can't wear that" about this kind of issue. I just wouldn't provide a dress for my young son.
Some people start young in their desire to express who they truely are.
:( I regret the mistakes I made with one of my lot... She... (now) has ASD, Anxiety, other disabilities including somg undiagnosed... has the mental age of a 7 - 12 year old. and I ignored, did not encourage or allow her to be herself.
Now after being in an independent living program seeing counsellors etc... I see how much happier she is being herself. I wish I didn't ignore and allowed her to be herself early so that I could know her. :( I love her to pieces but I just don't know her now like I wish I did. I realize now that the reason I didn't allow her to be herself was my fear of being judged... my single biggest regret in my parenting life.
You may wish to read this.... http://mattyangel.com/2009/10/04/childrens-color-identification/ pink for girls is a modern invention