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It’s been a big year for  .  

The top supermodel, who graced the girl fourth American   cover for the April 2018 issue, became an aunt two times over, was named the Fashion Symbol of the Decade by the Daily Front Row , called back on her industry duties plus learned one of her biggest training yet in the wake of dispute.  

It was almost a year ago in April 2017 the 22-year-old star appeared in a Soft drink commercial that was swiftly met along with national backlash. Less than 24 hours following the spot’s debut, the brand .

“Obviously, my intention was not to harm anyone, ” Jenner told Vogue . “Honestly, I simply hid out. It hurt me personally that I hurt other people. ”

As she continued, “I’ve been yelled at before, walked in controversy before, but nothing to that particular extent. You can never really prepare for something similar to that. ” 

Kendall Jenner, Vogue April 2018

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When asked if somebody spoke to her about it, the reality superstar said no . “Nobody came to me personally to explain it to where I had been like, Oh, I get it, inch she said. “But I’m no idiot. I can see it for personally. ”

The industrial featured Jenner taking part in a photo capture as a crowd of protesters gathered in the streets against a barricade of police officers. She ultimately became a member of in, handing a can associated with pepsi to one cop, who allows to the sound of cheers. Several criticized the perceived message, observing that a white woman wielding the can of Pepsi should not be portrayed as the answer in the wake associated with nationwide protests to police shootings of African Americans.  

Having grown up with Black family members and friends, Kendall “didn’t think of the ad as questionable for exactly this reason, inch she told the magazine. “When it was physically happening— the high 5? Isn’t that what everyone was freaking out over? — I just failed to think of it like that. ”

In the aftermath, Jenner discovered to keep a closer eye upon things.   “I am an enormous people pleaser, and that is what our job has always been: You come to fixed and you do what you’re informed. I don’t think of myself since anything special most days— We are just a normal-ass kid who loves to hang out with her friends plus likes pizza. My family, my real estate agent, my friends all make fun of me personally for it: Girl, you need to give your self some credit, ” she informed Vogue .   “But that’s what I took from it: I need to be more present and pay much more attention. ” 

She has certainly noticed the Internet statements that she is a lesbian, regardless of her with NBA pro  Blake Griffin , the power forward for that Detroit Pistons. In fact , as the writer noted in the article, Jenner known as her the day after Valentine’s Day through Michigan and said she has been visiting “a friend. ”

So , why the electronic speculation about her sexuality?   “I think it’s because I’m nothing like all my other sisters, who are such as, ‘Here’s me and my partner! ‘ So it was a thing for any minute because no one ever noticed me with a guy. I would consistently go that extra mile to become low-key with guys, sneaking close to all the time. You don’t want to, like, look  crazy , ” the girl explained.  

“I don’t think I have a bisexual or gay and lesbian bone in my body, but We don’t know! Who knows?! ” the design continued to the magazine. “I’m most of down for experience— not towards it whatsoever— but I’ve certainly not been there before. ”

“I’m not gay, inch the star added, noting the girl does have “tough energy. ” “I have literally nothing to hide. inch

Kendall Jenner, Vogue Apr 2018

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Well, she did have one factor to hide— or rather, not really discuss: little sister  ‘s pregnancy. It was just this particular February that the makeup mogul verified she had been pregnant when the lady announced , and the newest member of the Famous kardashian family,   .  

“It’s not that it can be more exciting than any other births in the family— it’s different interesting, because she’s my baby cousin who I grew up with, inch Jenner told Style .   “We all was raised in twos: Kourtney and Kim grew up jointly; Rob and Khloe ; Brandon and Brody ; Burton and Casey , and then Kylie and I. So to observe my best friend growing up have a baby? Is actually already made us even nearer. ”

Will Kendall be next to experience motherhood? Probably in a few years. “I am ready to  wait , ” the girl said on the subject. “I want to have children, but at, like, 28 or even 29. ” 

The April 2018 issue of  Vogue  hits newsstands nationwide upon March 27.