What is Karlie Kloss’ net worth?
Karlie Kloss (birth name – Karlie Elizabeth Kloss) is an American former Victoria’s Secret Angel who was named one of the top 30 models of the 2000s by Vogue Paris.
Kloss was born on August 3, 1992, in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Her great-grandfather was from Poland. Her father is an emergency physician, while her mother is a freelance director.
She has three sisters – Kristine, Kimberly, and Kariann.
As a kid, she trained as a ballerina. She later said:
”My ballet training was honestly the most valuable thing I could have done to prepare myself for this career. [modeling]”
Karlie was discovered at age 13 by scouts while walking in a local St. Louis charity fashion show.
She went to Webster Groves High School in Webster Groves, Missouri.
At age 14, she posed for the June issue of Scene Magazine in Chicago.
In 2011, she signed with Christian Dior.
In September 2013, Kloss won the Best Model Social Media award at the Fashion Media Awards.
From 2013 to 2015, she was a Victoria’s Secret Angel.
In September 2015, Karlie resigned to take a 2-year hiatus to study at New York University. In the same year, Kloss founded ”Kode with Klossy,” a free coding camp for teenage girls.
After a two-year hiatus, she returned to the runway in Shanghai.
In November 2017, the blonde model made a guest appearance on a YouTube channel owned by Canadian Lilly Singh.
In July 2019, Kloss ended her contract with Victoria’s Secret. During an interview with Vogue, she said:
”The reason I decided to stop working with Victoria’s Secret was I didn’t feel it was an image that was truly reflective of who I am and the kind of message I want to send to young women around the world about what it means to be beautiful.”
In 2019, Kloss became the host of Project Runway, a reality television series produced by Bravo TV series that focuses on fashion design.
In 2012, Karlie Kloss began dating Joshua Kushner, the founder of Thrive Capital, a firm that has assets totaling an estimated $2.3 billion.
He also started Oscar Health.
She said in an interview:
”I met my man in 2012, when I was 19 years old.”
Karlie went on to say:
”It was 2012, it was a different world, and my man and I have been through a lot together.”
Joshua is a member of the famous Kushner family of real estate moguls. Joshua’s brother is Jared Kushner, who serves as a senior adviser to President Trump and is married to Ivanka Trump.
According to reports, Joshua’s family initially did not approve of the relationship and were openly critical of it.
In July 2018, Kloss and Kushner got engaged. She announced their engagement on her Instagram account.
”I love you more than I have words to express. Josh, you’re my best friend and my soulmate.”
”I can’t wait for forever together. Yes a million times over.”
The couple married in October of 2018 in an Upstate New York ceremony wearing a Dior wedding dress.
Ivanka Trump congratulated the couple on Twitter:
”So much love for you both as you begin forever together.”
Karlie Kloss is 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) tall.
”The more I travel, the more I realize I have so much to learn about the world.”
”Women are powerful and dangerous.”
”I’m all about flowers, candles, and, most important, the company.”
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In 2017, Kloss finished the NY City Marathon in 4 hours and 41 minutes.
She has appeared in editorials for:
- Chanel Iman;
- American and Korean W;
- American Teen Vogue;
- American Elle;
- Vogue Korea;
- British Vogue;
- French and Japanese Numéro;
- Vogue China;
- Vanity Fair;
- Vogue Portugal;
- Dazed & Confused;
- Vogue Turkey;
- Italian Vogue.
She has a dairy- and gluten-free cookie line, named – ”Karlie’s Kookies.”
She is a feminist.
She is the face of the Marc Jacobs fragrance Lola.
She has a YouTube channel, Klossy, with over 786,000 subscribers.
She has a puppy named Joe.
She supported Hillary Clinton in the 2016 US presidential election. She revealed in an interview:
”I voted as a Democrat in 2016 and I plan to do the same in 2020.”
In a 2017 interview with Forbes, the model said:
”It is no secret that liberal values have guided my life and that I have supported political leaders that share similar values.”
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Karlie Kloss – Net Worth
Kloss earned most of her wealth from working with Victoria’s Secret.
In addition, Karlie has been in advertisements or walked for:
- Elie Saab;
- Rebecca Taylor;
- Jean-Paul Gaultier;
- Louis Vuitton;
- Donna Karan;
- Nina Ricci;
- Zac Posen;
- Marc Jacobs;
- Alexander McQueen;
- Karl Lagerfeld;
- Yves Saint Laurent;
- Calvin Klein;
- Elie Saab;
- Alexander Wang;
- Dolce & Gabbana;
- Shiatzy Chen;
- Bally Shoe;
- Bergdorf Goodman;
- American Eagle;
- Virgil Abloh;
- Pringle of Scotland;
- Barneys New York;
- Lord & Taylor;
- Omnia Jade;
- Oscar de la Renta;
- Sonia Rykiel.
In 2017, Kloss had annual earnings of $9 million. In 2018, she earned $14 million from different endeavors. In 2019, Karlie earned almost $10 million.
She became the host of the reality TV series Project Runway in 2019. Karlie also played on the Netflix series Bill Nye Saves the World.
Therefore, Karlie Kloss has an estimated net worth of $50 million.
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