Reality TV star Kylie Jenner and model Jordyn Woods are the epitome of “True Friends.” However, in 2019, their relationship came to a halt after Woods admitted to kissing Khloé Kardashian’s boyfriend, Tristan Thompson. Four years after the scandal, Jenner and Woods were recently seen together, sparking rumors of a reconciliation. In light of this, here is the long history of their friendship.
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2012: When and How Did Jenner and Woods Meet?
Jenner and Woods first met during the summer of 2012—before entering high school—thanks to their mutual friend, now American rapper, Jaden Smith, who happened to introduce them. When Jenner met Smith during high school, Woods had already been friends with the Smith family since childhood. One day, Jenner and Smith extended an invitation to Woods to hang out with them, and thus, the story began.
2014-2016: Moments Where the Girls Grew Closer
Their friendship continued to blossom, evident when Woods attended Kim Kardashian and Kanye ‘Ye’ West’s wedding in 2014. Since then, she remained a true friend by Jenner’s side. In 2015, when Jenner launched her lipstick line, Woods staunchly supported her friend. She even revealed that she tried to purchase the product but couldn’t because it sold out within minutes of its release.
2017: When Jenner and Woods Almost Got Married
In the final season of the series “Life of Kylie,” Woods and Jenner decided to “take a step towards marriage” by holding a wedding ceremony during their trip to Peru. Although the wedding itself wasn’t real, the vows they exchanged captured public attention. “I vow to always be there for you,” Woods said to Jenner. “I promise to uplift you, love you, through all the good times and the bad,” Jenner replied.
2019: Triggering the Halt of the Jenner-Woods Relationship
In 2019, the friendship between Jenner and Woods was shaken when TMZ reported that Woods had kissed Thompson. It’s worth noting that at the time of the incident, basketball player Thompson was dating Jenner’s sister, Khloé Kardashian. This scandal resulted in the rupture of Woods’ relationship with her best friend and the Kardashian-Jenner family, as well as the strain in Khloé and Thompson’s relationship.
Jenner Stops Following Woods on Instagram
After the scandal broke, Jenner—who was visibly hurt—tried to maintain a cordial relationship with her friend for months. The beauty billionaire took decisive action by unfollowing Woods on Instagram after seeing a video of Woods happily dancing with James Harden—another one of Khloé’s ex-boyfriends—circulating on social media in July 2019. At the time, US Weekly reported that “Jenner ended it all for good.”