Fashion month—which starts in New York, goes to London, Milan, then ends in Paris—is on its last stretch in France, and top model Kendall Jenner has not walked a single show. She wasn't even seen at any shows save for the Adidas Originals presentation she attended. This is a departure from previous fashion weeks where common fixtures on all cities' runways—but not for any dire reason., , and were
People reports via multiple sources that “there’s no real reason” for . The sources diverged from there on . “She had other working commitments this year,” one said.
“Kendall always decides last minute what she is walking in. It depends on the money and how she is feeling,” a second source added.
And Jenner has been stressed, a third source said, telling People that Jenner needed “little bit of a break” after her “nonstop” 2017. “It’s nothing severe or serious.”
Early in fashion month, a new episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, her and her family's docu-series, hinted that Jenner's anxiety may be playing into Jenner's decision to skip fashion shows. The model has panic attacks, and fashion month can be a real trigger.
A clip from the episode shows Jenner on the phone with her mother Kris Jenner, having a panic attack in Los Angeles. Kris Jenner explained during a camera interview that "Kendall struggles from anxiety, and I think she has so much going on that she gets herself really worked up. Kendall gets the most anxious during fashion week so when she’s traveling a lot. And Milan’s coming up and trying to juggle it all is overwhelming."
The last show Jenner walked was DSquared2's in Milan during men's fashion week this January.