'This is not cute or cool!': Rob Kardashian's Thug Life socks for kids receive backlash from fans who claim they send out the wrong message    

He's feeling buoyed by the imminent arrival of his baby daughter. 

But Rob Kardashian, 29, has received a mixed reaction from fans after revealing Thug Life sock designs for kids on Instagram and claiming he'd dress his daughter in them.

The reality star, who runs sock line Arthur George, posted a picture of a young child sitting on the floor showing off the words Thug Life emblazoned on the soles of their feet.

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Dad-to-be: Rob Kardashian, 29, has received a mixed reaction from fans after revealing Thug Life sock designs for kids on Instagram and claiming he'd dress his daughter in them

Controversial: The reality star, who runs sock line Arthur George, posted a picture of a young child sitting on the floor showing off the words Thug Life emblazoned on the soles of their feet

Rob wrote alongside the snap: '@arthurgeorge87 kids and baby socks, coming 2017!! You know our baby girl is going to be rocking these!!'

However, not everyone was as enthusiastic, with one disgruntled follower writing: 'Why would you put thug life on socks for kids?? I would never put these on my kids, totally sending the wrong message @robkardashian

Another posted: 'I completely agree. Not cute or creative and not appreciated or appropriate to put thug life socks on a child of color. how about - Future Prez.. I'll take a check when you use my idea thanks.' 

As a third said: 'Stupid people that consider this a proud thing for ur baby this is not cute or cool is a dum thing to be showing ur kids.....'

Cool dude: The TV personality also shared another design in which the soles read Little Homie

'Thug life? Cool...good example for young kids...Get tf out of here...,' vented another. 

The comment feed turned into a debate, with some fans passionately leaping to Rob's defence.  

One hit out: 'Omg....these people hatin on thuglife socks is hilarious to me! No matter what the socks say they still are gonna leave negative comments! Cute rob do you! Cant wait to see the baby

Another retorted: 'i dont understand whats the problem we call my son thug life all the time and its because of the funny things he does its not that serious @robertkardashian my son will definitely be getting a pair' 

Split opinion: The comment feed turned into a debate, with some fans passionately leaping to Rob's defence

As another said: 'So your kid is somehow going to become a "thug" because of Robs socks? You guys need to have several seats. There are more important things to worry about. Do you Rob & I wish you continued success in your sock line'

The TV personality also shared another design in which the soles read Little Homie.

The term Thug Life is widely associated with late rapper Tupac Shakur and is said to describe someone who comes from nothing and achieves success, despite being blighted by obstacles.

Blac, who has a four-year-old son King Cairo with ex Tyga, has reportedly been booked for a cesarean section at Cedars-Sinai hospital in Los Angeles.

Kim and Kourtney Kardashian have also given birth at that hospital previously. 

Iminent: Blac, who has a four-year-old son King Cairo with ex Tyga, has reportedly been booked for a cesarean section at Cedars-Sinai hospital in Los Angeles

 

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