Glitz clothes are very important in pageants. Because in glitz the judges are looking for a total package. So they will be judging you from your head to your toes. Which include the clothes. The clothes really make the routine. Because if you are doing swim wear your going to want a swimsuit that looks good on you, fits the section/routine,and you feel good and confident in. Plus for little girls and even older girls and woman you cant where those clothes in our everyday life this is a time to dress up and to have fun. In the glitz pageants you can where a outfit with thousands of gems on it and a long train and that would be a great outfit. There are no limits. Like in a movie or a play you have to dress up fro each scene and for your character thats what we are doing.