Thami Kwazi
Print lifestyle editor
6 minute read
30 Jul 2020
5:54 pm

Designer babies and their designer toys – when even toddlers can make you feel like a failure

Thami Kwazi

From designer bags, expensive time pieces on newborns, to eight-year-olds owning islands, wealthier parents appear to have an obsession with buying designer brands for their little ones.

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Trap Rapper Offset recently presented his two-year-old daughter Kulture with a  brand-new Hermes Baby Birkin handbag. While most older ladies would swoon over such a gift, little Kulture looked more confused than pleased. The bag which isn't available in South Africa is worth $8,000, in a smaller size. Described as a ‘baby ‘ bag it’s just a petite version of the regular designer bag and can seem slightly cumbersome to a toddler who just wants a toy. Reality TV star, Kylie Jenner did the same for her two-year-old toddler Stormi Webster. Little Stormi was spotted toting a Baby Birkin even...