Rosemary Mac Cabe

Hemlines, heels and haute couture – your daily dose

Child models frighten Fash Mob: Burberry’s new childrenswear ads

There is something about photoshopped, happy, smiling children that frightens me. Surely children should be dirty (especially if on the beach) and in the midst of either building a sandcastle or eating a sandwich full of sand – not hugging …

Tue, Feb 15, 2011, 14:53

   

There is something about photoshopped, happy, smiling children that frightens me. Surely children should be dirty (especially if on the beach) and in the midst of either building a sandcastle or eating a sandwich full of sand – not hugging like little supermodels while wearing Burberry jackets. I like my kid pictures to be either ridiculously cute or ridiculously funny or – shock suggestion – both. I don’t really want my kid pictures to be . . . (prepares for onslaught of abuse) . . . attractive. Am I alone?!

More Burberry pics after the jump . . .

We reserve the right to remove any content at any time from this Community, including without limitation if it violates the Community Standards. We ask that you report content that you in good faith believe violates the above rules by clicking the Flag link next to the offending comment or by filling out this form. New comments are only accepted for 10 days from the date of publication.