Kids clothing store Sweet Thing searches for new faces

the search is officially on for the new faces of stanhope gardens children’s wear store, sweet thing.

the sydney retailer is searching for six children to be the faces of this year’s advertising campaign thanks to a competition the store officially launched late last week.

sweet thing opened its doors in 2007 and its success has also lead to it expanding into the internet realm with its online store at

“as a result of our success and expansion into the online world, we have planned a very exciting advertising campaign and all we need now are the faces of that campaign,” says sweet thing store owner, audrey tran.

 “so we decided to launch a competition to find the faces of our sweet thing advertising campaign.”

the retailer is searching for six children – three boys and three girls – aged from newborn though to 10 years old. these children will be the faces of the stanhope gardens store as well as the online store.

“the winning children will have a photo shoot in sydney with award winning photographer olga nebot of designed photography,” says tran.

“each child will receive the outfit they wear during the shoot and an 8x10-inch copy of the final photo that we will hang in the store.”

entry to the competition is free and the entry form is available either in store or online at the competition is open until 5pm on may 30 2011.