Gigi Hadid talks about setting an example for her daughter Khai on the 2021 Met Gala carpet after a year of ‘Mama Duty’
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Gigi Hadid sets an example for her daughter.
The 26-year-old model walked the carpet at the 2021 Met Gala on Monday in New York City, telling Keke Palmer during the Vogue direct about going out and taking a break from parenting. Hadid shares her 11-month-old daughter Khai with Zayn Malik.
“She’s 1 year old next week and I feel like I’ve been on mom’s duty, I’ve been on the farm with her everyday in my sweatpants and our matching messy buns. feel like tonight I’m showing him what it means to dress and own it and have balance, ”she said.
“I think finding that in your life is when you really feel like you’ve become a woman,” adds Hadid.
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For Harper’s BazaarIn the August 2021 issue, Hadid explained that she has kept several diaries throughout her pregnancy journey.
“During my pregnancy I had a diary that I called my good diary and one that I called my bad diary. They weren’t that literal, but one was more for memories, for Khai,” a- she explained. “Maybe someday I’ll give him the wrong journal just to be true.”
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Hadid added that the so-called “bad newspapers” captured her “anxieties and the days when I was like,” Am I good enough to be a mom? “
“I didn’t want to feel guilty about feeling these things or writing these things down. I just liked the separation,” Hadid said. “I also have sketchbooks where I do watercolor sketches, and sometimes I end up writing there too. I write receipts on the back and keep them in a notebook. I’m not special there- on it, and my journals are all around the house, I take the one closest to me and write.