It Just Got a Lot Harder for Designers to Use Underage Models

Yesterday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation that categorizes fashion models under the age of 18 as "child performers." This could have an impact on how designers hire models when fashion week rolls around again in February. » 10/22/13 5:30pm 10/22/13 5:30pm

Meet Everyone's Imaginary Well-Dressed Daughter Quinoa

Quinoa, a Blueprint-cleanse-in-a-sippy-cup, already-exfoliating, so-over-Bushwick toddler, is basically a third Gwyneth Paltrow child who only lives in the Internet. She does not exist anywhere but Pinterest (via Buzzfeed) and in the mind of one Tiffany Beveridge, who got the idea from her random musings about wanting… » 6/24/13 10:50am 6/24/13 10:50am

Adorable Child Model Cries Adorably All The Way Down The Runway

Yesterday we learned that a boy model sobbed as he walked up and down the runway at the Smalto men's wear show in Paris, and now we have the video. What's great (and terrifying) about children is that they haven't yet been turned into properly behaved humanoid drones by years of society's message training and petty… » 6/29/11 6:10pm 6/29/11 6:10pm

Who Needs Clothes When Crewcuts Kids Are So Freaking Cute?

Take a deep breath and get ready for an ovary-explosion, because the folks at J. Crew's Crewcuts have cast some adorable little whippersnappers. Free shipping! » 6/11/10 5:00pm 6/11/10 5:00pm

Kids In Milk: Cooler & Better Dressed Than You

It's tough to describe why I'm obsessed with Milk, the French child-oriented high-fashion mag for parents, since I don't have kids and often claim that I don't like kids (due to decades, yes decades of babysitting). Maybe I'm jealous? » 10/15/09 3:00pm 10/15/09 3:00pm

Lolitas, Fauntleroys & Fops, Oh My: The Horror Of Bambino Fashion Week

What, you ask, could add to the (cute!) horror that is Florence's Pitti Immagine Bimbo (?) fashion fair? How about sticking fake mustaches and beards on the mini-models? » 6/26/09 4:00pm 6/26/09 4:00pm

Cover Girls

Ad agencies are scrambling to find child models who resemble first daughters Malia and Sasha Obama. "It’s a very specific age and a very specific ethnicity," and allegedly hard to find. [New York Magazine] » 1/26/09 3:30pm 1/26/09 3:30pm