Kendall Jenner may be the highest paid model in the world, but the 21-year-old fashion superstar was noticeably absent from the fall/winter 2018 fashion month runways in February. Now Jenner, who has been very open about her battle with anxiety and fear of flying on her family’s hit reality show Keeping up with the Kardashians, is revealing why she took a step back from the catwalk circuit in a candid new interview with Vogue.
The model only attended a handful events during New York Fashion Week this season, including an Adidas presentation. (She’s an ambassador for the brand.) Once a mainstay on runways including Chanel, Balmain and Givenchy, Jenner made the conscious decision to skip the entire European fashion show calendar.
“I made it a point at the beginning of 2017 to consciously slow down, take more time for myself, be more selective and not just do whatever my agents tell me to do,” she tells Jonathan Van Meter in Vogue’s April 2018 cover story.
Jenner’s need for more down time led her back to her childhood passion: riding horses. She’s been spending her time at Huntover, a barn in Bell Canyon, California, where she keeps her …read more