Chiara Ferragni is a known Italian model and a fashion blogger who is one of the biggest fashion influencers in this decade.
She currently lives and works in Los Angeles, California in United States. She relocated to LA because the centre of fashion is there today.
She was born as Chiara Ferragni on May 7, 1987 in Cremona in Italy in Europe.
Her father is a dentist named Marco Ferragni and her mother is a writer called Marina Di Guardo. Her father is an adventurist and her mother is more traditional.
Her mother is of Italian and Sicilian descent and her father is from Lombardy so Chiara gained the best from two worlds.
She has spent a very happy childhood living with her two younger sisters: Francesca who is now a dentist as their father and Valentina who got involved into fitness and is on her way to be a fitness star.
She was 16 when she started working as a model for Beatrice Models agency in Milan but changed her mind and turned to other ventures.
She was a great model since she is slim and has beautiful blonde hair and blue eyes. She looks great on photos.
It’s not that widely known that Chiara started out her online fashion enthusiasm on Flickr platform. It was in 2007 and she started posting her everyday outfits a few times a day. She garnered a lot of followers there.
After she whitnessed how she became interesting to fashion lovers who were online, she decided to turn it into business.
In 2009 Chiara, who always liked fashion and everything surrounding fashion, started her own fashion blog called “The Blonde Salad”.
She talks about a lot of things on her blog and covers travel and fashion, and beauty has a special place on it.
It didn’t take her but two years to become one of the biggest fashion icons and the most i fluential bloggers of all time.
The same year Teen Vogue named her as the Blogger of the moment at the same. It was when she was still studying law on the University Bocconi.
Although she was a student at the University she never finished the studies because she found her oportunity on the internet.
In 2011 she reached the number of 1 million visitors on her blog and every month a number of over 10 million views were counted on her Channel.
In 2013 she was already so famous that she published an ebook in Italian language. It was called the same as her blog: “The Blonde Salad”.
The same year, a known fashion brend Guess invited her to be model in their winter shooting which was really an advertising campaign.
She was also invited to collaborate with Steve Madden to design a spring shoe collection for season 2014.
She also appeared on television and she was a presenter at Italian Awards and she appeared in an entertaining Italian show called “Chiambretti night”. She also appeared at the Cannes Film Festival connected to the premiere of a film called “We have a hope”.
She was a guest judge from Project Runway in 2014. It was in the episode called “Rock the Wedding”.
She received most of her income which is a significant number from her collection of foot wear in 2014.
She appeared on the covers of Vogue Espana and she was the first fashion blogger ever to succeed in doing that not only in Spain but in any Vogue magazine.
Until today she amassed a number of 50 covers of magazines in which she showed up on.
In 2014 she received an award for the best personal style blog on which she is very proud of.
Chiara loves to use her own hashtag #TheBlondeSaladNeverStops whenever she posts on Instagram.
Every year she is amongst the 500 most influential people who work in fashion.
At the end of 2015 she was given an award “Blogger of the year”.
Forbes has put her on their list 30 under 30 in 2015.
The same year she received the Marie Claire Prix Excellence de la Beautè Award in the category “Beauty Icon”.
In 2015, Harvard Business School made her blog a part of the studies for students to learn about the importance of media in business.
She was also hired by Amazon to be the face of their all fashion campaigns worldwide.
In 2017, Chiara replaced her business partner and a former boyfriend Riccardo on the place of CEO of her company. Ricardo will however keep some minority interest in the company he helped her built.
The Blonde Salad is a multipurpose company: it has a talent agency and a lifestyle magazine ( in online form ofcourse). The company also has a branch which sells exclusive collections.
Most of Chiara’s wealth comes from her shoe collection called “Chiara Ferragni Collection”, which became a great success over anyone’s expectations.
She became so popular this in 2016 Mattel created a version of Barbie which is based on Chiara’s looks and the doll was wearing clothes and shoes from her collection.
She was one of the designers to make costumes for intimmissimi on ice in 2017.
The same year she opened a collection store named after her in Italian city of Milan.
She has surpassed the number of 10 million followers on Instagram in 2018..
Her favorite designer is Coco Chanel and her favorite brand is Gucci.
Chiara says that she inherrited her love for fashion from her mum who was always well dressed.
As for her personal life it is known that she is engaged to Italian rapper and music producer Fedez whose real name is Federico Lucia.
He is known as one of the judges on Italian talent show.
They got engaged very romantically during his concert in Verona which went live on-air the L and the radio.
In 2018 she gave birth to her first son Leone. The couple is planning a marriage when the baby will be big enough.
Before Federico she had a long relationship with Riccardo Pozzoli which lasted from 2007 to 2013. He was a businessman and an entrepreneur who was with her from the beginning of her blog and even helped in developing it into a more serious venture.
Although they broke up in 2013 for unknown reasons they stayed friends and partners in her blog called ” The Blonde Salad”.
In 2014 she started dating Andrew Arthur, an American photographer from Los Angeles but the relationship hasn’t lasted long.
She adores Forrest Gump movie and has watched it more than once.
Chiara loves homemade food and lives to cook traditional Italian pasta. But she also loves all kinds of pizza.
Her favorite perfume is Miss Dior and she was advertising it when the perfume came out.
She likes tattoos and has several of them but they are moderate. She has a tattoo on the wrist, a phrase ‘Baby Girl’ written between two fingers, and the most interesting one is the one with Mickey Mouse taking a selfie.
Today she has twice more tattoos but tgey are really small and hidden in the right positions so they wouldn’t be too much shown.
Her fiancee Fedez is all covered in tattoos, and his neck in completely dark from a kind of mandala pattern.
She is a known pet lover. She has two dogs, a French Bulldog and a Labrador with interesting names: Matilda and Pumba.
She celebrated her 30-th birthday in a big style: she invited all of her colleagues and best friend to a trip and they had a great time. There were 30 of them for her 30.birthday.
On the main party for her birthday she wore a dress she ordered to be made by Swarovski, which was all covered in glitters.
Full name: Chiarra Ferragni
Date of birth: May 7, 1987
Birthplace: Cremona, Italy, Europe
Profession: blogger, model, fashion guru
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 55 kgs
Net Worth: $10 million