Kamala Harris’ step-daughter, Ella Emhoff, made her runway debut after a top modeling agency spotted her at President Joe Biden’s inauguration.
The Vice President’s 21-year-old daughter appeared Thursday in Proenza Schouler during a virtual event for New York Fashion Week for the brand’s Fall/Winter 2021 collection. (RELATED: Biden Inauguration Poet To Perform In Super Bowl Pre-Game Ceremonies)
Pictures and clips from the show have surfaced on social media. (RELATED: Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez Deliver Stunning Performances At Joe Biden’s Inauguration)
— Vanessa Friedman (@VVFriedman) February 18, 2021
IN A PRESIDENTIAL FASHION: Fashion label @proenzaschouler shows off its fall collection in a show which features the modeling debut of U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris’ stepdaughter, Ella Emhoff. pic.twitter.com/Ej2yCV3vPc
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In one of the shots, Emhoff wore a large black trench coat with a black and yellow print top.
— Fashion Week (@FashionWeek) February 18, 2021
Proenza Schouler talked about choosing Ella Emhoff as their fall collection muse and star and reimagining today’s all-important power suit for the next generation. https://t.co/wz0538b8nz pic.twitter.com/KcXyBSPX68
— WWD (@wwd) February 18, 2021
In another shot, the second daughter walked the runway wearing a black jacket and pants number. She also appeared at one point wearing a grey coat and matching pants.
The entire clip of the show can be seen here.
“I definitely lost a little sleep the night before,” Emhoff shared in recorded video for the show, the outlet noted.
“I mean I’m walking for the first time, I’m in a professional environment for the first time… It was a very epic first experience with the fashion world,” she added.