Alana Hadid Wiki
A famous fashion designer and social media influencer, Alana Hadid was born under the zodiac sign of Leo,on 27 July 1985, in Washington DC, USA; she holds American nationality, her ethnicity is of mixed Caucasian and Arabian descent, and her religion is Islam. She is perhaps known best as the daughter of real estate developer Mohamed Hadid and entrepreneur Mary Buttler; she is a half-sister of models Gigi and Bella Hadid.
Early life, education, and family
Alana was raised alongside her sister Marielle – both of them were from their father’s marriage with Mary Butler, however, the two divorced in 1992.
When their father, Mohamed Hadid married his now ex-wife, model Yolanda, Alana and Marielle eventually became big sisters to their half-sisters Gigi and Bella, and their half-brother Anwar.
From an early age, Alana had an interest in sewing and designing clothes, and dreamed of becoming a fashion designer.
She attended Langley High School, and upon matriculating in 2003, she enrolled at the University of Arizona, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, in 2005. Alana continued her education at Bond University in Australia, from where she earned her Master’s degree in International Relations in 2012.
Her father, Mohamed Hadid who was born in Nazareth, Israel, and holds American and Jordanian citizenship. He’s well–known for building luxury mansions and hotels, mostly in the Bel Air and Beverly Hills, California. He made an appearance in the reality show “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”, as at that time, husband of Yolanda Hadid. After he divorced Yolanda, Mohamed was engaged to Shiva Safai, a model from Norway, but they split in December 2019. This 73 year old businessman has a net worth estimated at $100 million, as of January 2022.
Alana’s sister, Gigi Hadid, is a 26-year-old model, who was named International Model of the Year by the British Fashion Council in 2016.
She was born Jelena Noura Hadid on 23 April 1995, in Los Angeles, California USA, and her zodiac sign is Taurus. Gigi started her modeling career at the age of two, and during the years rose to prominence after her first appearance at the New York Fashion Week in 2014. She was 35 times on international Vogue magazine covers. and is certainly the biggest social media influencer in her family, with an army of followers on Instagram, whose number now counts over 70 million.
Gigi was also known as the ex-girlfriend of the famous singer and ex-member of the boy band One Direction, Zayn Malik. Gigi and Zayn became parents on 23 September 2020, when Gigi gave birth to their daughter, Khai.
Alana’s younger half-sister Bella, born as Isabella Khair Hadid on 9 October 1996, is also a successful model, who started her modeling career at the age of sixteen, who rose to prominence after her appearance at the New York Fashion Week, walking for the famous Spanish fashion house, Desigual. In the following years, she walked for Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, Roberto Cavalli, and Versace, among others. Bella dated the singer The Weeknd, and is currently in a relationship with art director Marc Kalman.
Her sister Marielle is a co-founder of the brand Hadid Eyewear, and lives a peaceful family life with her husband and two children, who can often be seen on Gigi’s Instagram, since she presents herself as a proud aunt.
Alana’s half-brother Anwar, is a musician and a social media star, who has nearly five million followers on his Instagram account; he was in a relationship with Dua Lipa, but they broke up, and although rumors were saying that they might be still together, Anwar was seen in January 2022 with a mysterious woman, entering an intimate restaurant and lounge, The Nice Guy, in West Hollywood, Los Angeles.
All five siblings have a great relationship, and are very supportive and loving of each other, proof for this are photos which they all share on their social media profiles.
Love life and relationships
There were various rumors concerning Alana’s love life, however, she hasn’t spoken about her previous relationship, only her now-boyfriend, Alex Stickland, a chef and restaurant owner from Los Angeles.
It seems that the two have been dating for a few years, and at first their relationship was kept a secret, until Alana posted a photo on her Instagram, on Valentine’s Day in 2021, with a lengthy caption saying: ‘Happy Valentine’s Day to my person @chefstickland how do I know I love you? Not because we are perfect but because you make me feel perfect for you! I love you…not because we are always together but because we wish we were. I love you and all the funny stupid ridiculous happy things we do. Just me and you and Fillipo.’
As of January 2022, Alana hasn’t been married or engaged, and doesn’t have children.
Where is Alana today?
Besides her work as a fashion designer, Alana is a businesswoman; in 2007, she was the owner of the Better Bacon Apparel brand for two years, and then worked as the owner, director and curator of the Hadid Gallery from 2011 until 2013.
In 2014, she was an employee at Kari Feinstein Public Relations, working as a senior account manager, and then as a senior stylist at Curve boutique, until 2018.
In 2016, she designed Hadid Eyewear, and is today co-owner of the company alongside her sister Mellanie, Alana is also a co-owner of the fashion line La Detress, which she promotes on her Instagram account – her merchandise can be bought online on ladetresse.com.
Alana is active on social media platforms, and her Instagram has been followed by over 400,000 people, while her Twitter has nearly 4,500 followers. She mostly posts updates about her work, and some photos featuring her everyday life. Since she is an animal lover, and has a pet dog named Fillipo, and there are Instagram pictures featuring it.
Alana is into traveling, and she has visited several US states, as well as also traveling around the world; her favorite travel destination is Milano, Italy and she dreams of visiting Tokyo, Japan.
Age, height, and net worth
Alana is 36 years old, with long blonde hair and piercing blue eyes; she weighs around 120lbs (55kgs) and is 5ft 6ins (1.67m) tall, with vital statistics of 33-24-34.
As of January 2022, her net worth has been estimated at over $5 million.