Ella Emhoff makes her Fashion Week debut
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Weeks after inking a modeling contract following the presidential inauguration, Ella Emhoff is making her New York Fashion Week runway debut.

The 21-year-old stepdaughter of Vice President Harris walked the runway at a virtual Fashion Week event for women's brand Proenza Schouler on Thursday.

In a video of the show — presented sans an audience due to the coronavirus pandemic — Emhoff is seen staring into the camera as she sports a blazer and her signature glasses.


Emhoff, whose dad is second gentleman Doug EmhoffDoug EmhoffHarris moves into official residence after delay Harris puts DC condo up for sale The Hill's Morning Report - Biden, McConnell agree on vaccines, clash over infrastructure MORE, signed a deal with IMG Models last month.

The Parsons School of Design student made headlines and became an internet sensation at the Jan. 20 presidential inauguration when she wore an embellished Miu Miu coat.

After the contract with IMG was announced, Emhoff said in a New York Times interview, “As someone who, like a lot of young girls out there, had self-confidence issues, it is intimidating and scary to go into this world that is hyper-focused on you and the body."

But, she said with a bigger platform, she was "excited to share a lot of things I really care about, and do some good."