Kaia Gerber commands attention alongside vampy Gigi Hadid for Chanel’s PFW show5 min read

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She’s brushed aside her recent break-up from Pete Davidson by fulfilling her work duties during Paris Fashion Week.

And Kaia Gerber was the picture of confidence as she hit the runway alongside Gigi Hadid for Chanel’s Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2020 presentation at the Grand Palais in the French capital on Tuesday morning.

The luxury fashion house appeared to put an edgy spin on bridal glamour as the supermodel, 18, caught the eye in a strapless white puffball gown, complete with a black sheer cape.

Centre stage: Kaia Gerber (pictured) was the picture of confidence as she hit the runway alongside Gigi Hadid for Chanel's Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2020 presentation at the Grand Palais during Paris Fashion Week on Tuesday morning

Working it: The models have been fulfilling their work duties during Paris Fashion Week

Centre stage: Kaia Gerber (L) was the picture of confidence as she hit the runway alongside Gigi Hadid (R) for Chanel’s Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2020 presentation at the Grand Palais during Paris Fashion Week on Tuesday morning

Maintaining her quirky display, the catwalk queen’s striking outfit was complemented with a pair of see-through tights, thick ankle socks and chunky heeled loafers.

Ensuring focus remained on her number, the daughter of Cindy Crawford wore minimal accessories as she captivated the audience with her statement walk.

With her short brunette ‘do slicked back in a wet-look style, Kaia highlighted her out-of-this-world beauty with a smokey eye make-up look, tied in with heavy strokes of rose-tinted blush.

Fellow runway diva Gigi, 24, nailed vampy chic in a velvet floor-length gown, which featured a thick waist-belt, a daring thigh-high slit and patterned collars and cuffs.  

All eyes on her: Maintaining her quirky display, the catwalk queen's striking outfit was complemented with a pair of see-through tights, thick ankle socks and chunky heeled loafers

She's got it! Ensuring focus remained on her number, the daughter of Cindy Crawford wore minimal accessories as she captivated the audience with her statement walk

All eyes on her: Maintaining her quirky display, the catwalk queen’s striking outfit was complemented with a pair of see-through tights, thick ankle socks and chunky heeled loafers

Equally stylish: Fellow runway diva Gigi, 24, nailed vampy chic in a velvet floor-length gown, which featured a thick waist-belt, a daring thigh-high slit and patterned collars and cuffs

Equally stylish: Fellow runway diva Gigi, 24, nailed vampy chic in a velvet floor-length gown, which featured a thick waist-belt, a daring thigh-high slit and patterned collars and cuffs

Leading the way: With her short brunette 'do slicked back in a wet-look style, Kaia highlighted her out-of-this-world beauty with a smokey eye make-up look, tied in with heavy strokes of rose-tinted blush

Quirky: The blonde looked sensational as she sported a similar look to Kaia

Leading the way: With her short brunette ‘do slicked back in a wet-look style, Kaia highlighted her out-of-this-world beauty with a smokey eye make-up look, tied in with heavy strokes of rose-tinted blush, with the blonde following her lead

Making a statement: The presentation took part at Paris' famous Grand Palais des Champs-Élysées - a museum complex with an exhibition hall

Making a statement: The presentation took part at Paris’ famous Grand Palais des Champs-Élysées – a museum complex with an exhibition hall

Chanel’s upcoming collection returned to its signature tweed material, while elevating the series of pieces with flowy numbers.

The late Karl Lagerfeld’s successor, Virginie Viard, rounded off the show with a beaming smile, nearly a year on from her longtime collaborator’s death.

The elite fashion industry has been in mourning for the designer, who was famed for his groundbreaking fashion designs, since he passed away from pancreatic cancer aged 85 in February last year. 

Karl is widely credited with overhauling French luxury house Chanel, once known for its sensible two-pieces, into a cutting-edge fashion powerhouse synonymous with smudged eyeliner, show-stopping couture and futuristic minis. 

Catching the eye: The industry's leading models were in their element as they hit the strutted across the catwalk in their fashion-forward numbers

Different look: Los Angeles native Gigi swept her blonde tresses into a slick bun to adhere to the show's eccentric theme

Catching the eye: The industry’s leading models were in their element as they hit the strutted across the catwalk in their fashion-forward numbers

Fashion-forward: One model flashed a hint of her toned midsection in a beaded semi-sheer gown

Bold: Another opted for androgynous chic in a structured white jacket

Fashion-forward: One model flashed a hint of her toned midsection in a beaded semi-sheer gown, while another opted for androgynous chic in a structured white jacket

Fresh vibe: The outdoor event saw the models walk alongside fresh greenery as fashion's elite watched on

Fresh vibe: The outdoor event saw the models walk alongside fresh greenery as fashion’s elite watched on

In 1967, he was hired by Fendi to modernise their fur line, which proved a success when he began using mole, rabbit, and squirrel pelts in high fashion, before he stayed with the brand until his death. 

When he took the helm of Chanel in 1983, he shifted focus away from fragrance and accessories and focused on updating its heritage pieces, injecting much-needed life into its couture line following the death of legendary founder Coco Chanel.

Away from the catwalk, Kaia has reported split from comedian Pete, 26, after they were first romantically linked in October. 

Out in full force: Screen star Ellie Bamber debuted her fringed ginger tresses which were styled into a bob cut

Standing out: Canadian actress Taylor Russell exuded daytime glamour in pink patterned co-ords

Out in full force: Screen star Ellie Bamber (L) debuted her fringed ginger tresses which were styled into a bob cut, while Canadian actress Taylor Russell (R) exuded daytime glamour in pink patterned co-ords

Stylish pair: Musician Pharrell Williams looked effortlessly cool in a pale pink jacket as he linked arms with stunning wife Helen Lasichanh

Stylish pair: Musician Pharrell Williams looked effortlessly cool in a pale pink jacket as he linked arms with stunning wife Helen Lasichanh

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A source told Page Six: ‘It looks like Pete and Kaia are over. It got very overwhelming for Kaia. Pete has a certain M.O. and he’s very intense to his girlfriends. Kaia is only 18 and it’s a lot to deal with.’ 

The relationship quickly drew controversy, as Pete had only split with ex Margaret Qualley a week before, and Gerber had only turned 18 in September. 

Earlier this month, court officials confirmed Gigi was dismissed as a juror for Harvey Weinstein’s trial, an expected development following the attention her presence in court generated. 

Keeping warm: Ahead of the showcase, the girls wrapped up against the chilly climes in gold foil blankets (Gigi pictured second from left)

Keeping warm: Ahead of the showcase, the girls wrapped up against the chilly climes in gold foil blankets (Gigi pictured second from left)

Chirpy: Cheery Kaia appeared to brush aside her recent break-up from Pete Davidson as she grinned from ear-to-ear

She's ready: Another stunning model had her retro afro styled

Chirpy: Cheery Kaia appeared to brush aside her recent break-up from Pete Davidson as she grinned from ear-to-ear, while another stunning model had her retro afro styled

Working hard: Gigi has been keeping busy ever at fashion's biggest shows since she arrived in Paris on Friday morning

Working hard: Gigi has been keeping busy ever at fashion’s biggest shows since she arrived in Paris on Friday morning

The former film producer, 67, is accused of raping a woman in a Manhattan hotel room in 2013 and sexually assaulting another in 2006. 

Judge James Burke has said he expects a panel of 12 jurors and six alternates to be seated in time for opening statements and evidence on January 22. The judge told prospective jurors he expected the trial to finish up in early March.

In the romance department, the blonde confirmed she’s back on with former beau Zayn Malik earlier this month, a year after they officially ended their three-year on/off relationship.