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Gigi Hadid has “imposter syndrome” after launching her fashion label

Celebrities are like Us! Gigi Hadid opened up about her experience starting a fashion brand – and how it’s not as easy as it looks.

“I have imposter syndrome all the time,” Hadid, 27, said during a Vogue interview that was published on Friday, October 14, regarding the anxiety she feels after launching her cashmere brand Guest in Residence last month.

While Hadid remains busy and busy in the modeling world, she revealed that she is mother to two-year-old daughter Kai — who she shares with her ex Zayn Malik — is what motivated her to take her career to the next step.

“You can’t model forever,” the California native explained. “I was creative and that’s where I saw my life. I already thought about cashmere, but I think [pregnancy] it just made me think about how much better I would feel if I had a job in an office space. I can take my daughter there with me.”

The model shared that choosing more high-end fashion for Guest in Residence made the experience more challenging than if she had opted for something less luxurious.

“I thought it was … not necessarily obvious, but I was expecting to come out with something that was more of a fast fashion type of situation,” Hadid said. Vogue the editor Gabriella Karefa-Johnson. “It felt like real material that I could play with in a lot of different ways that was true to me, true to my style.”

Hadid made headlines earlier this month after taking to social media to defend Karefa-Johnson, 31, who was targeted Kanye West after she criticized the “White Lives Matter” T-shirt he wore during his Yeezy Season 9 fashion show at Paris Fashion Week.

“This is not a fashion person. You talk on Ye Ima talk about you Ask Trevor Noah“, the Grammy winner wrote on Instagram at the time, sharing photos of journalists.

Hadid, for her part, quickly took to the 45-year-old rapper’s comments section to take a stand against the negativity. “Wish you had a percentage of her intellect,” she wrote. “You have no idea haha… If any of your s–t actually makes sense. Maybe she’s the only person who could save you. As if the ‘honour’ of being invited to your show should stop someone from speaking their mind? Lol. You are a bully and a joke.”

After her defense of the editor, West began directing his criticism at Hadid.

“‘THEYY’ don’t want undeniably beautiful black women on their rightful throne,” the “Stronger” artist wrote via Instagram on Oct. 6. “They want trashy Gigi Hadid and Hailey Baldloose’s nose job [Hailey Bieber] rally behind the obvious Corey Gamble factory of unfashionable industry.”

A day later, he continued to hit Defeat Bobby Flay alum by calling her “privileged Karen” and a “zombie” who was “born with a silver spoon in her mouth” via her Instagram along with a screenshot of a comment posted by Hadid claiming West was not a true “friend” to the late designer Virgil Abloom, who she said “loved” Karefa-Johnson.

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