Gigi Hadid shows a hint of her slim tummy in a crop top… a year after she has daughter Khai . welcomed
Gigi Hadid managed to stand out among a sea of black on Friday while walking in New York City.
The 26-year-old supermodel cut a cool figure in cuffed jeans and a leather blazer while her crop top showed a hint of her belly.
It’s been over a year since she welcomed her daughter Khai, who she shares with partner Zayn Malik.
Head turner: The 26-year-old supermodel managed to stand out from the crowd despite wearing all black as she strolled through New York City with her longtime manager Luiz Mattos
while she picked up takeaway food with her longtime manager Luiz Mattos.
Hadid and the VP of WME/IMG – who helped shape her fashion career – enjoyed some quality one by one and seemed to be in deep conversation.
Gigi’s ensemble for the day included black jeans with cuffs that slid down to expose her midriff and a figure-hugging black crop top.
She put on a stylish leather blazer and slipped her feet into $980 Valentino leather sandals adorned with roses.
Her fiery red locks were smoothed into a low bun as she carried a small brown purse as she sauntered around in sunglasses.
Mattos was seen next to her in a black t-shirt and high-top Converse-style hiking-style jeans and packed a takeaway bag.
Getting things done: Hadid and the VP of WME/IMG — who has helped shape her fashion career since 2011 — enjoyed some quality one by one and engaged in deep conversation
Coordination: The fashion powerhouses coordinated in the city’s signature shade of black as they grabbed some takeaway
Mentor: “Everything I’ve learned about fashion during my career, especially thanks to Luiz… and him who took his time to really teach me about my career path – that’s always helped me as a model,” she said. from Luiz in 2019
Gigi has credited Luiz with teaching her everything she knows about the industry and on top of that, he also manages model sister Bella Hadid.
“Everything I’ve learned about fashion during my career, especially thanks to Luiz… and him who took his time to actually teach me about my career path – that’s always helped me as a model,” she said in conversation on an IMG Fashion Camp Performance in 2019.
He has been leading Gigi since 2011 and has partnered with Bella since 2017. Under his leadership, the sisters have become two of the highest paid models in the world, with Gigi raking in $20 million and Bella making $19 million in 2021 alone.
“Gigi has that little extra, that X-factor… I was never properly introduced to her until we made an appointment and met in the lobby,” he told The Coveteur in 2017. She immediately gave me a hug and immediately said I was like, “I love this girl.” She just has something very special.
Money Makers: Led by Mattos, the Hadid sisters have become two of the highest paid models in the world, with Gigi raking in $20 million and Bella making $19 million in 2021 alone
Duty Calls: Malibu-born beauty was seen without one-year-old daughter Khai taking care of some business
Last week, Bella turned 25 and to celebrate the occasion, Gigi shared a rare photo of her sister holding Khai.
“She’s my little sister, but also a stunner of a spiritual bodyguard and an eternal protector as an aunt,” Gigi wrote of Bella.
The sisters rose to fame as the daughters of former Real Housewife of Beverly Hills star Yolanda Hadid (a former model) who didn’t start their modeling career in earnest until they turned 18.
Well rounded: Despite discovering the modeling bug at a young age and appearing in Guess campaigns as a baby, Gigi had to wait until she turned 18 to start modeling seriously and now she has become one of the biggest names in fashion; pictured September 30