Touchy Feely Kanye West Embraces Model Coco Rocha At New York Fashion Week… While Beau Kim Kardashian Stays Home With Baby North

Baker Kanye West and Kim Kardashian FameFlynet See more photos , news and a full bio Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are like any other couple, says the former editor of French Vogue. “They are so normal,” Carine Roitfeld told PEOPLE at the N.Y.C. premiere of the new documentary film, Mademoiselle C, on Friday. “They are lovely together.” The film is about how Roitfeld started the edgy new CR Fashion Book after her 10-year run at French Vogue. Kardashian, who sports a gold grill on the cover of the latest issue of Roitfeld’s magazine, was expected to make her first official post-baby appearance at the premiere and the afterparty at The Four Seasons Restaurant, but ended up canceling. West, 36, did make it to the Absolute Elyx-sponsored fete albeit quite late. “He came because Carine is a good friend of his,” says a source close to the singer, who appears briefly in the film. Roitfeld revealed that she met Kardashian, 32, through West “because he is so into fashion, of course.” “We decided we would do a story about her. Immediately she said, ‘Yes.’ ” Chanel’s Karl Lagerfeld shot Kardashian’s provocative high-fashion spread when she was eight months pregnant with her now 3-month-old daughter , North. But the mom-to-be was no diva during the shoot. “She was one of the easiest models I have ever worked with,” Roitfeld tells PEOPLE. “She’s not a model, but she was pregnant, you know, and I love pregnant women. Honestly, she was very, very nice. She made no demands at all.” While Roitfeld has spent time with Kardashian and West, she has yet to meet their new arrival, who was born in June . But she has seen pictures of her.

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While his girlfriend Kim Kardashian stays home in Los Angeles looking after their baby girl North, Kanye West has been busy indulging his love of fashion hundreds of miles away. And the clothes-loving rapper got a little touchy feely with Canadian model Coco Rocha at the Diesel Black Gold show at New York Fashion Week on Monday night. The 36-year-old kissed Coco and shook her hand before they took their seats at Vanderbilt Hall at Grand Central Terminal. Touchy feely: Kanye West embraced his friend Coco Rocha at the Diesel Black Gold Show at New York Fashion Week on Monday night while girlfriend Kim Kardashian stayed home in Los Angeles with baby North Staying home: Kim Kardashian, pictured last month, is busy looking after baby North in L.A. There, they continued to chat despite fashion designer Renzo Rosso sitting in between them In fact, Renzo was forced to lean forward at one point, so Coco and Kanye could continue their conversation. The 24-year-old short-haired beauty looked edgy in a black leather jacket and skirt teamed with a flick of black cat’s eye eye-liner and bright pink lipstick. She seemed quite excited about watching the show with the rapper. ‘Watching the Diesel Black Gold show from my perspective and Kanye’s,’ she tweeted. Kanye meanwhile, sported a simple white shirt, blue jeans and a checked red and blue jacket tied around his waist. The rapper has been spotted at several New York Fashion Week shows, checking out collections from Alexander Wang and Louise Goldin. Something of a fashionista, the rapper showed his debut fashion line back in October 2011 and earlier this year, collaborated with French label A.P.C for a new capsule collection. Kanye’s line consisted of just three T-shirt styles, three sweatshirts, and two pairs of jeans, with a plain white T-shirt retailing for $120. Despite the collaborative aspect of the partnership, Kanye certainly has strong opinions on fashion design, according to Jean Touitou, the French label’s founder and a close friend of the rapper. Pleased to see you: Kanye shook Coco’s hand and kissed her on the cheek before taking his seat at the show Catching up: Kanye seemed in good spirits as he shared a chat with Coco behind fashion designer Renzo Rosso’s back Back to black: Coco sported a leather jacket, skirt and distinctive cat’s eye make-up He told W Magazine that Kanye has ‘strong obsessions’ and ‘wants to go in so many different directions.’ He said: ‘It took us two years to create just three items…

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