Kaia Gerber, daughter of supermodel Cindy Crawford marks her debut as a model for Calvin Klein at the New York Fashion Week and is already making headlines. Minus the mole, Kaia is a look-a-like to her mother Cindy proving that its totally in the genes. Cindy who was a constant for the brand during her 90’s, is beaming with pride and happiness to have her daughter do so well. Kaia has already graced the cover for Vogue Paris and Vogue Netherlands with her mom and now finally made her debut as a runway model. Similarly, Gigi and Bella Hadid have fit in their mom Yolanda Hadid’s shoes. Yolanda who has had a good 15-year long modelling career is proud to have her daughters rise to success so soon.
Here’s a look at other Mother-Daughter duos, where the daughters have established themselves as nicely as their mothers.
Christie Brinkley and Sailor Lee Brinkley – Cook
Christie Brinkley is an American model, who rose to fame in 1970’s with a Sports illustrated swimsuit issue through out the 1980′. With a good height and a great career it was n shock when her daughter Sailor Lee became a model. She has already graced covers for Town and Country, Teen Vogue and more. She poses a natural talent for posing and easy to see in her Instagram handle.
Cindy Crawford and Kaia Gerber
A super model, actress, business women and also a fashion icon for so many, Cindy Crawford made great success at modelling initially that later made her international celebrity. She has walked runways for Chanel, Versace, more and graced covers for Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar and more. Recently Kaia Gerber, debuted at the NYFW for Calvin Klein and she already fits in her mom’s shoes. Cindy and Kaia were cover stars in a recent issue for Vogue Paris.
Instagram: @cindycrawford, @kaiagerber
Jennifer Flavin and daughters
Sylvester Stallone probably has the most luck to himself. With wife Jennifer, who is a former model has 3 daughters – Sistine Rose Stallone, Scarlett Rose Stallone and Sophia Rose Stallone. Jennifer may have been well known but her trio is not behind. The trip shared the title of Miss Golden Globes this year are already modelling for Chanel and Dolce & Gabbana. Its not far that they will have huge success on the runways soon.
Jerry Hall and Georgia May Jagger
Jerry has stared for more than 40 magazine covers and has been one of the most photographed model to date. Her daughter with the Rolling Stones’ singer Mick Jagger has followed her footsteps for the career. Georgia has by far modelled for Miu Miu, Vivienne Westwood, H&M amongst others and also starred in the advertising campaign for Thierry Mugler’s fragrance Angel.
Instagram: @georgiamayjagger, YouTube
Kim Basinger and Ireland Basinger-Baldwin
Following her super successful modelling career during the 1970’s and 80’s, Kim chose to move to Hollywood. Her daughter Ireland made her modelling debut with a swimwear editorial for New York Post. She recently also graced the cover for ELLE Bulgaria and appeared for a campaign with True Religion Jeans this year.
Patti Hensen and daughters
Hansen discovered by a photographer at 14, she went on gracing the covers of Seventeen, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar and more during her modelling days. Hessen’s two daughters – Alexandra Richards and Theodora Richards started their modelling career quite early. At the age of 16 they were asked to model for a Tommy Hilfiger campaign and since then they have been unstoppable. Alexandra has been featured in Vogue, Vanity Fair, British Glamour amongst other magazines.
Vanessa Paradis and Lily-Rose Depp
Apart from being a singer and song-writer Paradis has had a good modelling career. She became the face of Chanel fragrances in 1991 in her teens and was a spokeswoman to fashion line Miu-Miu in 2008. Lily-Rose Depp has also been a constant lover of the luxury brand Chanel like her mother. She is the face of Chanel’s No.5 L’EAU. She met the iconic Karl Lagerfeld at a mere age of 8 and was quoted saying “Chanel has always been this big thing for me–there are baby pictures of me wearing my mom’s Chanel pumps” in an interview with Love magazine.
Yolanda Hadid and daughters
Yolanda entered the modelling industry as a replacement model on a show where she was recognised by Eilen Ford of Ford Models. Later on she went on modelling for 15 long years at Paris, Milan, New York and more before she chose to settle down and have a family. Both her daughters- Gigi Hadid and Bella Hadid have made huge success at their modelling careers. From featuring on the cover of CR Fashion Book magazine, Vogue, Allure, ELLE amongst other fashion magazines to walking the ramp to the likes of Versace, Ellie Saab, Chanel and many; many more Gigi has been on a constant rise with her modelling career. Bella on the other hand is equally doing well with walking the ramp for Marc Jacobs, Moschino, Bottega Veneta and appeared for editorials of many fashion magazines from Vogue, Seventeen, Harper’s bazaar and more.
Kate Moss and Lila Moss
Kate Moss rose to fame during the late 1980’s and has seen a lot since then till now. She lost out on major brand contracts of Chanel, Burberry and Stella McCartney due to false drug-use allegations. She then rose to fame once again featuring on covers of Vogue, Vanity Fair, W and more. She has done numerous ad campaigns for luxury houses – Stuart Weitzman, Alexander Wang, Chanel, Gucci and more. Her daughter Lila made her fashion career debut at just 14. The mother-daughter duo made to the cover of Vogue Italia and it looks like the little Moss his following her supermodel mom’s footsteps.