Thankfully, the pop tycoon remembered to put some trousers on, although his frankly bizarre choice of beachwear - flared jeans (of the high-waisted variety, of course) and shiny winkle-pickers - means we can only be so grateful. Especially when he topped off the look with a dubious pair of 80s aviator glasses.
Nonetheless, Simon seemed determined to own his eccentric look, striding cheerfully past photographers with a spring in his step on the family's evening constitutional.
Simon and co appear to be sticking to public parks for their dog walking after being given a stern ticking-off for taking dogs, Squiddly and Diddly, onto a dog-free beach in the city earlier this week. The family have been in Miami for the last few days, joined by Eric's granddad, Lauren's father Steven Davis.
Baby Eric wisely elected to remain asleep throughout the outing, but as he grows older he is surely going to become less and less tolerant of his old man's liberal interpretation of fashion sense. Simon had better get used to the sound of "Daaaad, you're embarrassing me!".
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