Hailey Bieber Said She Stopped Doing Runway Modeling After A Casting Director Made A Comment That Shook Her Confidence

    Hailey modeled for Tommy Hilfiger, Oscar de la Renta, and more.

    This week, Allure revealed that Hailey Bieber is the cover star of their May issue.

    Hailey Baldwin attends the 2022 Vanity Fair Oscar Party

    In the issue, the 25-year-old model opened up about why she doesn't do runway anymore.

    Hailey Baldwin walks the runway at the Versace Pre-Fall 2019 Collection at The American Stock Exchange on December 02, 2018 in New York City

    The article stated that when Hailey first started doing runway, she felt like it was an accomplishment for someone who's 5'7".

    Hailey Bieber and a group of models walking

    And from 2014 to 2016, it looked like Hailey was BOOOOOKED! She was doing runway for Tommy Hilfiger:

    Hailey Bieber in a Tommy Hilfiger runway show

    And Moschino:

    Hailey Bieber in a Moschino runway show

    And Jeremy Scott. The list goes on.

    Hailey Bieber in a Jeremy Scott runway show

    But she said her appreciation for runway soon changed.

    Hailey Bieber on the runway shorts and a long-sleeved jacket

    "I had a really bad experience with a casting director, who was very important," Hailey said.

    Hailey Bieber on the runway

    "He said something to my agent that just shook my confidence when it came to the runway."

    Hailey Bieber wearing Dolce & Gabbana on the runway with other models

    "I don't want to feel bad about myself in this space because I feel really good about the other work that I do," she continued.

    a closeup of Hailey Bieber

    "So why would I even put myself in a position to feel small?"

    Hailey Bieber on the runway.

    I don't know about you, but it seemed like Hailey was actually amazing at runway modeling???

    Hailey Bieber on the runway

    So sorry to hear you experienced that, Hailey. Hopefully, you can get back into it and continue to slay, when you're ready.

    Hailey Bieber walking down the steps of a runway

    You can read Hailey's full interview here.