Coming from a famous family brimming with high stars in the movie industry have been inspiration enough to follow a career path in this regard. However, Alaia Baldwin did not become a movie star like her father, but chose to blaze her own trail on the runway as a model. She is also a fashion enthusiast and has worked with several renowned brands such as Calvin Klein and prestigious agencies such as VNY Models and The Squad – who currently represent her in the United States and Great Britain. Previously, she worked for D’Management in Milan and at the State Directorate in New York.
Every professional has that special bigwig that they look up to and for Alaia Baldwin is Danish model Freja Beha Erickson. Alaia also has a very close relationship with her sister and cousin, who are also top models.
Alaia Baldwin, Biography, Age
The American model was born as the first daughter of actor Stephen Baldwin and Brazilian graphic artist Kennya Baldwin. His birth was registered in Nyack, New York on January 23, 1993.
We can only assume that Alaia had a stablechildhood and enjoyed a loving family. This is because her parents have remained together since their marriage in 1990. It is also presumed that the basic education qualifications were acquired by Alaia as there are no specific details of where she attended schools and when. At the moment, she throws her energy on the modeling career.
Working with several brands and modeling agencies took her to different cities and stages and it was an enriching experience. Alaia Baldwin may be the eldest of her sister and cousin, who are both models, but she didn’t enter the industry before them. Her moment came in October 2015 when she was already a 22-year-old adult. The popular model, Rene Gonzalez, watched her, after which she signed an agreement with a newly created talent agency, named State Management.
She sealed the contract during New York Fashion Week, but her sister Hailey had already walked the red carpet for major brands like Tommy Hilfiger and Philipp Plein at the time, at fashion week in New York and Milan. Even though Alaia worked as a model before, she did not enjoy ordinary success like her sister and cousin. Upon signing the contract, she moved to New York in order to stay focused on her full-time career. So far, the high-end fashion world has felt her presence and while she may not reach the level of popularity of her sister on social media, Alaia has garnered thousands of fans across all platforms.
Besides modeling, Alaia supports the Endometriosis Foundation of America. She also uses the power of social media to promote awareness of endometriosis by posting to her thousands of followers.
Who is Alaia Baldwin’s husband?
She dated producer-writer Andrew Aronow for a while before they made it official. Andrew works at Pocket Aces Productions, LLC and Fandom (documentary). Before their wedding, they shared their relationship timeline with fans on social media, including their vacation memories. Their wedding was an outdoor affair which took place on September 2, 2017. The event took place at the Blue Hill restaurant in New York City with Hailey serving as bridesmaid for her big sister while her cousin Ireland joined the bridesmaids of honor. Almost a year after getting married, Alaia and her husband adopted a puppy named Domino.
The couple attended the first engagement shoot for Bridal BAZAAR on harpersbazaar.com in January 2018.
Other family facts
Stephen Baldwin, a famous Hollywood actor and the youngest of the Baldwin brothers, is Alaia’s father, while her mother is a Brazilian-born artist and graphic designer known as Kennya Baldwin.
On her mother’s side, she has the legend of Bossa Nova, Eumir Deodato like her grandfather. Brazilian pianist, composer, record producer and arranger, he received a Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance which he won in 1974.
From her father’s side of the family, Alaia has three notable uncles – Alec, William and Daniel, all of whom are internationally renowned actors. William Baldwin has also modeled for the Calvin Klein brand in the past.
Alaia has a brother, a younger sister named Hailey and a cousin, Alec’s daughter, Ireland, who are both collaborators in the modeling business. Hailey is now married to Canadian pop superstar Justin Bieber.