Jul 20, 2011 12:00AM

Million Dollar Babies

Burberry, Opening Ceremony and Isabel Marant do kidswear.

The Satorialist's snaps of 'stylish' children make me a little squeamish. Their nautical tee's and tiny Converse clad feet give me the Child's-Play-chills (and the dimple-freckle combo isn't doing them any favours), but the latest kidswear collections from Burberry, Opening Ceremony and Isabel Marant will have even the frostiest of skeptics cooing over a wish-list wardrobe of miniature mode.

Over the weekend Opening Ceremony launched a dedicated Kids category to their online store, coinciding with the release of their latest collabortaion with Hong Kong kidswear maestro's, A for Apple. OC by A for Apple is a cool collection of teeny-tiny patchwork oxford shirts, skater skirts and leopard print jeggings. The new range will be in good company, with Jean Paul Gaultier Bebe, Repetto and Bonton (a Sophia Coppola favourite) rounding out their online offering.

It seems business is booming for the not-so-niche market as Burberry will also be releasing a new children's collection this month. The Autumn Winter '11 range is a carefully curated selection of iconic staples from the Burberry archive - zapped with a shrink ray. Quilted jackets, military inspired detailing and the house's signature check blend together in a rainbow of popping Crayola colour.

Just when you thought it couldn't get any cuter, French designer Isabel Marant lends her midas touch to a children's diffusion line jam-packed full of her signature sheer tunics, pyjama pants and paisley-print beachwear executed in all-natural fabrications.

Looks like there's a hole in the market for some web-savvy toddler to make a name for themselves snapping the sudden influx of sandbox chic. Hmm, where's Rick Moranis when you need him?

Words: Renee Warne

www.thesatorialist.blogspot.com

www.bonton.fr

www.openingceremony.us

News & Features

Know Your Trends: Rihanna To Get Fashion Icon Status

All of the trends, all of the trends.


Oyster Fashion: 'Boys In The Hood'

Shot by Ferrari Federico.


Lorde's BF James K Lowe On Fame

In a honest blog post.


Exclusive: Di$count To Show During Fashion Week

Plus, they give us some CLUES.


José Neves On Founding Farfetch

How he did it and why it works.


Wu-Tang To Release One Copy Of A Secret Album

It's being housed in a Moroccan vault.


See Inside Kurt Cobain's Abandoned Apartment

New pictures surface from his LA home.


There's A University Course On Miley Cyrus

"The Sociology of Miley Cyrus: Race, Class, Gender, and Media."


Emojis To Become More Culturally Diverse

You're my emoji, it don't matter if you're black or white.


Real Talk From LE1f

Responds to criticism by Lord Jamar.


Exclusive Stream: Mac DeMarco 'Salad Days'

Hear the full album here.


Watch: Anja Rubik In Polish Pop Video

Lo-fi Central Europe style.


Gwyneth Paltrow & Chris Martin Un-Couple

Possibly because Gwyneth hates the British.


Westfield <3's Local Designers

Partnering with Romance Was Born, Dion Lee and We Are Handsome.


Jay Z Disses Drake in Art Rap

In Jay Electronica remix.


RIP: GWAR Frontman Dave Brockie

Ode to Oderus Urungus.