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From Calabasas to Paris: Kendall Jenner’s Road to the Runway

Taryn Ryder
Yahoo Celebrity
March 4, 2014

Kendall Jenner isn't in Calabasas, California, anymore (at least, not this second).

The 18-year-old reality star/model has been hobnobbing with fashion's elite in Paris, and even walked the runway for Chanel's Fall/Winter Womenswear show at Paris Fashion Week on Tuesday.
 
"it's not everyday you get to shop around a Chanel supermarket. OR WALK DOWN THEIR RUNWAY #LivingMyDream," Jenner eagerly captioned the below photo on Instagram.
 
So how did Kendall make it to the big leagues? Lets take a look back at Kim, Kourtney, and Khloé's little sister's runway moments.


 
Sept. 14, 2011: Jenner — 15 at the time — made her runway debut at the Evening Sherri Hill Spring 2012 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Trump Tower Grand Corridor. Clearly, she got the catwalk itch.

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Sept. 7, 2012: Back for round two! Kendall, 16, strutted down the runway again at the Evening Sherri Hill Spring 2013 fashion week show in NYC. The aspiring model showed off her long legs and continued to book more modeling gigs.


 
Feb. 6, 2013: Kendall wore Badgley Mischka down the runway at the Heart Truth's Red Dress Collection during Fall 2013 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. This was the last runway Kendall, 17, did with sister Kylie.

 
Feb. 13, 2014: Jenner made quite an impression when she returned to the runway a year later, wearing a see-through top in Marc Jacobs's show at New York Fashion Week.
 
"I just recently turned 18, so this [Marc Jacobs show] is my big kick-off to start and grow my career," she told Into the Gloss. "The New York fashion scene is crazy, madness, but I love the energy. I love everything about it — like the hair and makeup today, it’s incredible. I’ve never had my eyebrows bleached; I don’t even look like myself!"

 
Feb. 17, 2014: Jenner flew across the pond to partake in London Fashion Week, where she walked the runway for Giles … just one day after sitting next to Anna Wintour front row at the Top Shop show.
 
"I'm excited!" she told Grazia before hitting the catwalk. "It's thanks to Katie Grand. She's amazing. She's been a great person to be around and I really appreciate her supporting me."

 
March 2, 2014: Kendall's hot streak continued when she strutted her stuff in the Givenchy show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2014-2015. Naturally, Kanye West, 36, sat front row to cheer on his soon-to-be sister-in-law. West is best friends with Givenchy Artistic Director Riccardo Tisci, who also has become close with Kim Kardashian. Jenner almost closed the show, but Tisci's favorite Mariacarla Boscono received the coveted slot.
 
Still, Tisci must have been impressed (check out that swag!). The next day, Jenner captioned the below Instagram shot: "thank you @riccardotisci17 !"

 

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