Gigi Hadid Turns Designer To Create Namesake Shoe For Stuart Weitzman

The model is stepping out on her own to launch a second design collaboration


At the age of 21, most girls are embarking on their first job after university, backpacking around the world or saving up to buy a car.

But model Gigi Hadid has bigger plans.

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On Saturday, Footwear News announced Zayn Malik's girlfriend and runway superstar would be taking on a second design project (following the success of Gigi x Tommy Hilfiger at New York Fashion Week) by creating a namesake boot for footwear brand Stuart Weitzman.

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Gigi – who previously modeled for Weitzman's AW16 campaign, shot by Mario Testino – confirmed the news on Twitter, informing fans her new footwear would be coming 'soon' ahead of the brand's autumn 2016 collection.

The Californian beauty's latest endeavour follows in the namesake footsteps of Guiseppe Zanotti's 'Nicki' shoe in honor of Nicki Minaj and Christian Louboutin's 'Blake', named after actress Blake Lively.

Well, there's another shoe to add to the Winter wardrobe wish list.

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