Balmain Launches Children's Fashion Line

Olivier Rousteing's #BalmainArmy is about to gain some tiny new recruits. Following the success of the sell out collaboration with high street label H&M, the French fashion house has just announced the launch of a children's fashion line, available from June this year.

Rousteing already dresses Kim Kardashian's daughter North (she's been wearing the custom-made designs since she was two), and it seems the reality star may have been the very one to persuade him to venture into a full-scale line for teeny tots. He is BFF's with almost the entire Kardashian-Jenner clan after all, with the Jenner sisters frequently photographed wearing his designs.

WELCOME TO MY NEW BALMAIN KIDS #thisisthefuture #balmainkids #FashionisFun #miniBalmains ?? #balmainlove

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The 55-piece collection will be for boys and girls ages 6 to 14 and feature designs shown by the brand on the runway in the past five years.

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"These are the same looks that, over the years, moms and dads have repeatedly pleaded with me to produce for their kids," Rousteing said in a statement.

It seems the designer has come full circle, following his recent break away from the use of social media-savvy millennial stars to featuring three "original supermodels"?in his Spring/Summer '16 campaign.

While the children's range is undoubtedly stylish and cute,?it isn't on par with the more affordable prices from his H&M collection. US Weekly reports that prices are on the higher scale and there's no word as to whether they'll drop down.

WELCOME TO MY NEW BALMAIN KIDS #thisisthefuture #balmainkids #FashionisFun #miniBalmains ?? #balmainlove

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We hope they will because how adorable is the collection?

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