THEY say you get what you pay for.
But when experiences are appropriate — and worldwide mannequin Anwar Hadid was paid six figures to look within the David Jones spring summer season launch — the retailer would possibly need its a refund.
The 19-year-old brother of Victoria’s Secret fashions Bella and Gigi Hadid fell brief when it got here to impressing onlookers on the annual trend occasion on Wednesday evening.
Trying bored and disinterested, along with his head bowed whereas strolling the runway, it was native boy Jett Kenny who stole the present from the worldwide star.
All smiles, Kenny owned the backyard themed catwalk, sporting 4 outfits all through the 20-minute present.
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Kenny, who’s the son of Australian sporting royalty Lisa Curry and Grant Kenny, hit the bottom working in a pair of pink boardshorts for his first look of the night.
Trying very cool, calm and picked up, the 23-year-old confirmed off plenty of streetwear appears to the 350 friends watching the annual present, earlier than rising in a really dapper black swimsuit and tie.
Pulling his blond locks again in to a smooth bun, the younger mannequin was a whole skilled as he joined Karolina Kurkova, Jess Gomes and Victoria Lee on the runway.
Final month, the ironman and mannequin stripped on stage as one of many eight male celebrities who agreed to participate in Channel 7’s one-off TV particular, The Actual Full Monty.
Filmed at Sydney’s Enmore Theatre in April, the particular aired on Sunday, July 29, with the goal of elevating consciousness of males’s well being points.
Kenny stripped on stage alongside AFL star Campbell Brown, NRL nice Matt Cooper, actor Shane Jacobson, radio persona Brendan ‘Jonesy’ Jones, Dawn’s Sam Mac, mannequin Kris Smith and AFL commentator Brian ‘BT’ Taylor.
His mum and sister had been seated entrance row for the revealing efficiency, which he mentioned wasn’t uncomfortable.
“Higher them than a few randoms, I assume,” he informed information.com.au.
“It’s nothing they haven’t seen earlier than from after I was a baby — nevertheless it’s been a couple of years in between.”
Anwar Hadid, nonetheless, didn’t encourage as he shuffled down the runway.
The youthful brother of worldwide supermodels Gigi and Bella Hadid wore three totally different outfits for the launch, together with a streetwear look, an off-the-cuff swimsuit and a one somewhat extra formal to shut the present.
The 19-year-old, who’s signed with IMG Fashions — the identical company that represents his sisters — has an Instagram following of greater than 2.2 million.
In response to the Every day Mail, one supply mentioned he seemed “completely bored” on the catwalk, even trying to the bottom at one stage, solely elevating his head for the photographers on the finish of the runway.
“His fingers had been slouched in his pockets and he was dragging his ft the entire time. His eyes had been darting to the facet on each stroll,” they mentioned.
Addressing Hadid’s behaviour, David Jones basic supervisor Bridget Veals informed The Every day Telegraph they simply needed “everybody to be themselves” on the runway.
“We’re celebrating range and everybody might be themselves on our catwalks,” she mentioned.
“I believe [the headline models] had been having fun with it and we had been having fun with watching them.”
Information.com.au has contacted David Jones for remark.
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