Who Are The Hadids? 14 Facts About Fashion’s New Favourite Family

Everything You Need to Know About the Hadids


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The Hadid family have been owning Fashion Month. Forget Cara D dominating your Twitter feeds, it's all about Gigi now.

We can't get enough of her style on and off the catwalk, and her recent stand against bodyshamersmade us love her even more. Though little sister Bella has become the Belle Du Jour, appearing in the DVF show, and has also announced she's training for the Olympics (of course she is!).

As if that isn't enough, we've now been told to keep an eye out for their brother Anwar, as he follows in his sisters’ footsteps into the world of modelling.

So, we have pulled together some tidbits about the Hadids to whet your appetite for a family that has almost as many connections as the Kardashians (ironically, including the Kardashians).

Prepare to become very familiar with these famous faces…

1. Yolanda Foster, their Mother is a Real Housewife of Beverly Hills, and Gigi has appeared on the show multiple times.

2. Bella Hadid is training for the Olympics - in horseback riding of course!

3. Anwar Hadid has just launched his modelling career.

**4. **Gigi Hadid was captain of the volleyball team at Malibu High School.

**5. **Gigi's real name is actually Jelena Noura Hadid.

**6. **The Hadid's stepdad, music producer, David Foster, was once Kendall and Kylie's half brother's stepdad too.

**7. **Sara and Erin Foster are their stepsisters who have their own VH1 show, Barely Famous.

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**8. **Bella Hadid is studying photography at Parson's New School For Design in NYC.

**9. **Bella says she owns 'literally 200' pairs of jeans.

**10. **Bella's Mum, Yolanda Foster, has an instagram devoted to her tidy fridge. It has an impressive 15,000 followers.

**11. **Bella Hadid's favourite food is pizza.

**12. **Bella's nickname for her sister, Gigi, is Squeegee.

**13. **Gigi's first modelling job was for Guess, at aged 2.

14. Gigi is studying criminal psychology in New York.

15. Anwar Hadid is only 16 years old

We think that whether we see Bella winning a gold or Gigi and Anwar being featured in every magazine, this family are going to dominate. Be prepared.

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