If you’re like the millions of adoring 1D fans out there who think the One Direction boys could not possibly be cuter, you’re wrong!
Check out these utterly adorable, cute and innocent happy snaps from their childhood.
Our favorite… The “then and now” mash-up of the boys pre- and post- international fame.
1. One Direction Childhood Photo Mash-Up
All grown up now, cute mash-up of the 1D group as boys – lap up the boyish charm
2. One Direction Childhood Photo: Adorable Liam Payne
Childhood dream and magic: Liam Payne posing alongside a wizard in this childhood pic
3. One Direction Childhood Photos: Adorable Louis Tomlinson
Louis with his mates: Louis Tomlinson, on the left
4. One Direction Childhood Photo: Adorable Niall Horan
Reporting for duty: Niall Horan gets into character for action-man mode in this nostalgic photo
5. One Direction Childhood Photo: Adorable Harry Styles
What a cuttie-pie: Harry Styles was a heart-breaker all along
6. One Direction Childhood Photo: Adorable Zayn Mailk
Favorite outfit: Zayn Malik snuggles with his sister in this cute pic of the siblings