Categories
Loading
Welcome to Babble,
Settings
Sign Out

Get the Babble Newsletter!

Already have an account? .

Stella McCartney’s New Kids Line: For Babies Who Love Grey

Stella McCartney Kids

From Stella McCartney’s new kids collection.

It’s fashion week in New York City, which serves as a bi-annual reminder to me about how ridiculous the modeling industry is.  Once upon a time, before I had a baby, I – like so many other aspirational New York gals – loved to read fashion rags like Glamour.  I remember pulling a copy out at the OBGYN’s office when I was about 6 months pregnant, and one of the doctors in the practice turned to me and said, “You still read Glamour?  That’ll change in about 3 months.”  I laughed, but I secretly thought, “Ha.  But what you don’t know is that I’ve got a subscription to W.”  I loved gawking at the ridiculous spreads with themes like “back to school” and “at the office” filled with models covered from head-to-toe in peacock feathers and newspaper print, as if that’s what respectable women wear to work.  Why is it that high-fashion models are always jumping mid-air in a concave pose?  And why are you covered in war paint holding a baby?  Are you going to eat the baby, Brunella?  I don’t understand why you’re so angry.

Needless to say, when I read that Stella McCartney is launching her own children’s line, I laughed to myself.  Because that’s exactly what kids need: to look like depressed little members of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.  “Gee, Mommy, you know what I’d love?  Some more grey t-shirts.  They go great with my developing sense of ennui.”

According to the Cleveland Leader, “The line will launch this November, and will be available in sizes 0 to 12 years.  Prices range from $25 to $195, and will also be available worldwide on her website as well as in Stella McCartney stores.”  I’m assuming $25 will get you a pair of socks, but if the young male model pictured is any indication, those socks will help your kid jump concave-style into mid-air, too.

Photo: Stella McCartney

FacebookTwitterGoogle+TumblrPinterest
Tagged as: , , , ,

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, profile photo and other personal information you make public on Facebook (e.g., school, work, current city, age) will appear with your comment. Learn More.

FacebookTwitterGoogle+TumblrPinterest