Many people noticed the absence of Kendall Jenner at the debut of her brother-in-law’s Yeezy Season 5 collection, but her failure to show up wasn’t because she didn’t want to see his latest creations. In fact, Jenner was appearing as a featured model in Anna Sui’s show at New York Fashion Week at the time. It’s been an especially busy fashion week for Jenner, who also appeared as a model in the Alexander Wang, La Perla and Michael Kors fashion shows which took place this week.
Along with Kendall Jenner, other noted models in the show included the sisters Bella and Gigi Hadid, with matching top knots and spectacular Anna Sui ensembles. Kris Jenner, who is Kendall Jenner’s manager as well as her mother, tweeted praise for her daughter, saying “You are breathtaking @kendalljenner!! Walking for @annasui today in NYC. #AnnaSui #ProudMama #NYC #NYFW #mybeauty”
Kendall may have been otherwise engaged during the event, but Kayne’s wife, Kim Kardashian, and sister-in-law Kylie Jenner were in the front row. Seated alongside them were a who’s who of celebrities including Zoe Kravitz, La La Antony, Teyana Tyler, the rappers A$AP Ferg and Pusha T, as well as Anna Wintour, editor in chief of Vogue. Reviews of the new Yeezy collection have been very positive, giving West’s athletic leisure pieces high marks and praising the drama-free nature of the debut.
In other Kardashian related news, Kourtney Kardashian was photographed while taking part in a family shopping trip on Valentine’s Day along with Kris Jenner, her children Penelope Disick, Reign Disick and Kim and Kanye’s daughter, North West. Meanwhile, Khloe Kardashian spent her Valentine’s Day in Cleveland, Ohio, with her boyfriend, NBA star Tristan Thompson of the Cleveland Cavaliers.