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Achievement without hard work and dedication is impossible, this line has been very well proved by Kendra Scott who is an American fashion designer. Moreover, she is eminently known as the founder, chairman, CEO, and lead designer of popular jewelry and accessories company, “Kendra Scott, LLC”.
Besides this, she also gathered huge popularity by winning the 2013 Lady Bird Johnson Humanitarian of the Year Award and Ernst & Young’s National Entrepreneur of the Year in 2017.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on March 27, 1974, this gorgeous personality has turned 48 years old. Her height measures 163 in centimeters and 5’4” in feet & inches.
Being a fashion designer, she is very conscious about her physique and figure and takes care of her weight which is 55 in kilograms and 121lbs in pounds. She has a beautiful doll-like face which is complemented by her brown eyes and blonde hair.
This stunning beauty, Kendra earns a very handsome amount of money from her professional career as a fashion designer and a businesswoman. Having started her career in the year 2002, she has managed to come a long way up becoming one of the successful businesswomen.
Kendra accumulated most of her earnings from her own established jewelry company whose value is currently billion dollars. According to the sources, Scott’s estimated net worth is $500 million approximately. In fact, she has also enlisted in the Forbes list of America’s Richest Self-Made Women. Through her earnings, she is living a lavish and luxurious lifestyle.
Education / Family
Born and grew up in Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States, Kendra belongs to the White ethnicity. However, she is quite private about her personal life so she never disclosed any information about her parents and siblings. Moreover, at the age of 16, Scott moved to Houston, Texas along with her family.
As of her education, she joined Klein High School in Texas from where she got graduated. Later, she attended Texas A&M University where she reportedly joined following the place where her crush also studied but she dropped out after attending just a year. After that, Kendra moved to Austin to help her ill stepfather at the age of 19.
There she began her first business, “The Hat Box” specially designed for women during chemotherapy treatment. In fact, she donated a portion of it to cancer research with the amount earned from her pieces. Besides this, she started making jewelry from home in Austin, Texas before starting her own business.
|Birth Place||Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States|
|Date of birth||March 27, 1974|
|Height||In feet & inches: 5’4”
In centimeters: 163 cm
|Weight||In kilograms: 55 kg
In pounds: 121 lbs
|School||Klein High School|
|College||Texas A&M University|
|Home town||Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States|
|Fathers name||Name Not Known|
|Mothers name||Name Not Known|
|Brothers||Name Not Known|
|Sisters||Name Not Known|
Career / Fashion and Style
Moving towards her career, Kendra took the first step towards her professional career in the year 2002 when she founded Kendra Scott LLC which is a jewelry and accessories company initially established in Austin. Later, Scott designed her first collection with $500 in the spare bedroom of her home.
Currently, her brand encompasses fine jewelry, nail lacquer, fashion jewelry, home accessories, and beauty products. Besides this, she has also gone through a lot of works as she went store to store around Austin, selling to local boutiques.
Apart from that, her outstanding designs were also selected to show at the Oscar de la Renta’s Spring 2006 Runway Show. It was also featured in Randolph Duke’s 2007 runway show. Furthermore, in the year 2010, Scott opened her first retail store in Austin on Austin’s South Congress Avenue.
In the same year, she also started her e-commerce business and launched the brand’s Color Bar experience. Other than this, in the year 2011, her second store was opened on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills but was closed soon. Later, she started stores around the South and Midwest in the year 2014.
In addition to this, Scott has a total of 102 retail stores within 17 years of the company. Besides this, Kendra also has co-hosted a reality television show called Crowd Rules. Thereafter, in the year 2015, she even had launched the Kendra Cares Program. Recently, Scott stepped down as CEO, retaining the Executive Chairwoman title, and named Tom Nolan as Kendra Scott’s CEO in February 2021.
Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and More
Talking about her relationship status, Kendra has been married two times till 2020. Her first marriage was with John Scott with whom she tied the sacred knot of marriage on June 24, 2000. Moreover, the couple also has two children: Cade and Beck born in a span of 5 years. However, their relation couldn’t last long and came to an end on August 22, 2006.
Later, after 8 years of her divorce, Kendra again got married to Austinite Matt Davis in a ceremony held on June 6, 2014, in Sedona, Arizona. The duo together has a child, Grey. However, in September 2020, this couple got divorced.
|Boyfriend||Austinite Matt Davis and John Scott|
|Husband||John Scott (2000-2006)
Austinite Matt Davis (2014-2020)
|Children||Sons: Cade, Beck, and Grey
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Some Interesting Facts About Kendra Scott
- Kendra sold a minority stake of her company to the private equity firm Berkshire Partners at a valuation of $1 billion in the year 2016.
- In the year 2019, she has also donated $1 million to The University of Texas in order to launch the Kendra Scott Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute.
- Scott is a member of the Council of Fashion Designers of America.
- She became the 12th woman in the state who has been inducted into the Texas Business Hall of Fame in the year 2019.
- This versatile personality is listed as #40 in Forbes’ list of America’s Richest Self-Made Women 2019.
- She has been named Texas Businesswoman of the Year by the Women’s Chamber of Commerce.
- Governor Greg Abbott named Kendra to the Strike Force to Open Texas – a group “tasked with finding safe and effective ways to slowly reopen the state” amid the COVID-19 pandemic in April 2020.
- She invests in younger companies in Austin, Texas, such as Helm Boots and Darbie Angell dinnerware.
- Scott is also very popular on Instagram having more than 1 million followers.
- She has also been named Outstanding Mother of the Year by the Mother’s Day Council.