The name of Kim Kardashian began to cause controversy in 2006, thanks to her great friend Paris Hilton, because now businesswoman and billionaire Originally from Los Angeles, she was her assistant and stylist, so she always accompanied the famous blonde to the most important events in which they were photographed by the international media.
However, her popularity grew, not only because of her last name (her father was Robert Kardashian, OJ Simpson’s defense attorney), but also because of the scandal that was created with the dissemination of a sex video starring her and her ex-boyfriend Ray J, which became viral around the world, reaching 100 million views, making it the most viewed porn video in history so far.
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This catapulted her to enter the world of television and business with her sisters: Kylie Jenner, Khloé, Kourtney Kardashian and her mom Kris Jenner, starring in the reality show Keeping up with the Kardashians, launched in 2007 by the American channel E!, in which they showed their day to day, taking their fame to another level, until the last episode broadcast on June 20, 2021.
But 14 years of fame were not enough to share his life with his millions of followers, so the clan recently released a new show with Hulu called The Kardashians.
In a episode broadcast at the end of May, Kim showed that she is one of the most extravagant, controversial women with exquisite tastes, starting with her fanaticism to the moda and to the most exclusive brands. For her, a common wardrobe or dressing room with a few drawers and shoe cabinets is not enough, Kardashian it needs a warehouse to house the 30,000 garments it owns and has worn over time.
Pants, dresses, bathing suits, jackets, skirts, shoes of all kindsin addition to coats, bags, accessories, sunglasses, belts, are organized in racks numbered from 1 to 90 (from what can be seen on camera), and on hooks with covers to cover the pieces from dust and a photograph of each garment for easy identification.
In this episode it is shown that the socialite must also take a car from her mansion to get to the warehouse that she knows perfectly well because she has organized it herself and knows where each garment is located.
According to her publicist and friend Tracy Romulus, “Kim keeps each of her looks in her memory, she even knows where, when and how she wore each outfit, she has a story behind each one,” she said in the episode.
Kardashian and her ex-husband, rapper Kanye West, They starred on the cover of Vogue in 2014. The news was criticized by various readers who stated that “the couple was not up to the task”. However, at the time, Anna Wintour (head of the magazine’s US edition) made it clear that she did not regret having summoned the couple for her cover.
What is behind your style?
Kim, whenever she steps on a red carpet, she gives something to talk about. Nevertheless, his way of dressing has evolved over time, not only because of seasonal trends, but also because of her romantic relationships, which have kept her in the international press’ spotlight.
her ex-husband Kanye Westwas his style guide during the almost seven years of marriage. “When it comes to my style Kanye was my support, he taught me a lot about fashion and the fact that he is no longer here with me, to guide me he has forced me to do it alone,” he commented.
But the socialite also mentioned that she is in a stage of “self-love and positive”, “I think I depended on another person for a long time and I forgot that I have a voice and am capable of making decisions.”
In a previous episode of the SerieKim confesses to her sister Kourtney that after her separation from the rapper, she suffered from panic attacks when experiencing the question that more than one woman in the world asks herself every day “what am I going to wear?”
The famous highlighted that the clothes she has worn represent a story in her life and that is why she keeps them with such appreciation.
Among the immense collection, pieces such as the white minidress signed by Gucci that he wore at night to receive 2011 in Las Vegas; as well as the dress she wore during her first awards Emmy in 2009.
Now, she is looking for her own style with her new stylist Danielle Levi, who has achieved that in the last public appearances Kim, monopolizes the glances, as when she wore the fitted transparent black dress, which she wore on her weekend getaway in the month of May in Portofino Italy.
One of the brands you saw the most is Balenciagaof which she is the image of her most recent campaign, without neglecting her own body-shaping underwear firm Skims, for which she chose the Spanish singer Rosalía as the protagonist of her advertising.
The news went viral through the singer’s Instagram account with a photo in which she poses with a set of clothing from the collection Cotton.
“A cultural force meets classic and modern styles: presenting Rosalía for Skims”, reads the description of the snapshot.
But the beautiful American is not free from the scandal and recently, it was announced to the media, that she will have to pay a millionaire figure for having damaged the dress of Marylin Monroe which was loaned to him by Ripley’s museum for the last Met Gala in New York.
The creation of an empire
the fortune of Kim Kardashian, grew like foam. Over time, she has reaped millions of dollars, which are the result of her appearance on social networks, television and in her clothing and beauty brandswhich have positioned her as the most powerful and influential woman in the industry, accumulating 1.8 billion dollars and this year for the first time, she was included in the list of Forbes of the new billionaires.
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In 2006 the sisters opened DASH, a clothing and accessories store, in Calabasas, California, from which years later they opened two other boutiques in Miami and Soho, New York, which closed permanently in 2018, because each one took different directions as businesswomen.
In 2017 he launched his own cosmetics and perfume brand KKW Beauty and KKW Fragrances, firm that stands out for its innovative and attractive packaging.
Finally, in 2019, he launched his own lingerie and girdle brand Skimswhich in 2021 became the official signature of the athletes of the American team for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo, as the firm provided underwear and pajamas to all American athletes who participated in the competition.