Balmain's forthcoming kids' collection includes a $5,955 dress
It's hard to imagine something more adorable than the multiethnic crew of gorgeous children Balmain trotted out to announce its upcoming 55-piece kids' collection, launching in June at the French house's boutiques and online. We can already picture the eventual campaign starring North West.
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The four pint-sized models are wearing mini-me versions of instantly recognizable Balmain pieces, including gold-buttoned blazers, skinny pants with moto detailing, velvet and gold-tipped boots. The brand, helmed by Olivier Rousteing, is targeting boys and girls aged 6 to 14 with this line that includes Japanese denim and a fur coat. It is being produced in-house.
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Of course, just because the pieces are mini versions of the originals worn by an army of A-listers including all the Kardashian-Jenners, the Hadid sisters, Jourdan Dunn and now Cindy Crawford, doesn't mean they're priced accordingly. According to Balmain, pieces start at 190 euros ($205) for a sleeveless tee and reach $5,955 (at the current exchange rate) for an embroidered black dress.
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