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Kaia Gerber on catwalk for librarian-inspired Chanel haute couture show

Margot Robbie and Anna Wintour were in the front row.

Model Kaia Gerber wears a creation for the Chanel Haute Couture Fall-Winter (Kamil Zihnioglu/AP)
Model Kaia Gerber wears a creation for the Chanel Haute Couture Fall-Winter (Kamil Zihnioglu/AP)

Kaia Gerber sported a bright orange skirt and jacket and black and white flat shoes at a librarian-inspired Chanel haute couture show.

The model, who is the daughter of Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber, appeared on the catwalk to showcase the autumn-winter 2020 collection in Paris.

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Kaia Gerber in Chanel (Michel Euler/AP)

It is only the second solo show from designer Virginie Viard since she took over from Karl Lagerfeld after his death at 85.

The pair worked together for more than 30 years.

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Designer Virginie Viard accepts applause (Michel Euler/AP)

Viard appeared briefly on a balcony above the catwalk to accept applause after the show.

Actress Margot Robbie was among the famous faces sitting in the front row.

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Margot Robbie at the show (Kamil Zihnioglu/AP)

She was joined by US Vogue editor Anna Wintour and The Vampire Diaries star Phoebe Tonkin.

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Anna Wintour, Margot Robbie and Phoebe Tonkin (Kamil Zihnioglu/AP)

Other attendees included model Ayami Nakajo, choreographer Bianca Li and actress Cecile Casssel.

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