Gigi Hadid makes headline again on landing her first American Vogue cover. She was photographed with Olympic Gold Medalist Decathlete Ashton Eaton for the August issue. In honor of the Summer Olympics, Vogue featured Gigi highlighting some of her athletic background many fans may not have known about. Ms. Hadid’s family is no stranger to the Olympic sports. In fact, her father competed in the 1992 Winter Olympics hosted in Albertville, France. Ms. Hadid who was an athlete herself played volleyball throughout high school.
The cover was shot in Gigi’s hometown of Santa Barbara, California as both of these athletes showed off their killer poses and shared the spotlight; they looked dashingly athletic. They were styled in Versace, Salvatore Ferragamo, Pringle of Scotland and Rihanna’s Puma collection.
Miss Hadid’s photo-shoot even left the designer himself in complete awe.
“She symbolizes a new generation of young women who are totally in control of their own destiny, women who will shape the 21st century on their own terms.” -Versace
Mohamedi Hadid expressed how proud he was of his daughter on instagram, “so very proud of her.”
Hadid in Emilio Pucci jumpsuit, DKNY V-neck dress and Stella McCartney earring.
Gigi wears Versace Cropped turtleneck, Salvatore Ferragamo pleated dress, Fenty Puma by Rihanna sneaker heels and Hermes bracelet.
Hadid wears a Calvin Klein collecton dress, Rag & Bone top, Prabal Gurung skirt and Versace Puma by Rihanna sneaker heels.
Gigi in Loewe dress and Sorelle earing.
Gigi wears a Proenaza Schouler dress and Sorelle earring.