- Birthday18th Apr, 79
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusMarried
Having a celebrity sister like Kim Kardashian, it is difficult to stop being over-shadowed or avoid comparisons. However, Kourtney has made her own place in the industry starring in the reality show, Keeping with the Kardashians. She is famous as a socialite, business woman and actress too. She has acted in several television shows. She is also known for her charitable streak and she actually began her reality television career for charity. All said and done, she is famous as a member of the celebrity Kardashian family.
Kourtney Kardashian participates a lot in reality shows. Apart from Keeping with the Kardashians, she is also part of her own spinoff show, Kourtney and Khloé Take Miami. She had partnered with her mother in opening a children's clothing boutiques, Smooch. More famous is her clothing botique, D-A-S-H. A good fortune also comes from a number of endorsement contracts that she holds with her sisters, Khloe and Kim. Reflecting her Armenian heritage, she also has a jewelry line for Virgins, Saints, and Angels.
A socialite celebrity has to have spendings with socialite reasons and Kourtney is no exception to this rule! She does a lot of charity work, regularly participating in auctions. She also supports the charity, Soles 4 Souls, actively. About 10% of her money, she donated to the church as well. These apart, she invests a large share of her earnings into lifestyle and lifestyle products. Her natural penchant for fashion has her spending on a Mercedes car and a Rolls Royce too. "Perfect Skin" is a skincare line of products that have been started by her and "Kardashian Glamour Tan" is a new sunless tanner. She already owns many clothing lines and she is on the verge of creating a new one too - K-Dash.
The oldest child of her parents, Kourtney is of Armenian descent and grew up in Los Angeles. Having studied in a Roman-Catholic all-girls school, she graduated with a degree in Theatre Arts. Her career launched off with teh 2005 reality show, Filthy Rich: Cattle Drive. Her biggest success came with Keeping up with the Kardashians in which she stars along with her extended family. Her acting debut was in 2011 via a guest appearance in One Life to Live, an ABC soap. She has also written a book, Kardashian Konfidential, along with sisters Kim and Khloe. She is married to Scott Disnick and has two children, Mason and Penelope. Her extended family is large with half-brothers and half-sisters as well.
Family & relationships
Kourtney Kardashian bought a luxury mansion valued at $1.7 million in April 2011. Part of the money required to buy the new property was financed from the $700,000 she received from the sale of her old 2 bedroom house in the same locality. The reality TV star lives there with her boyfriend and two children.
Location: The house is located inside a gated community in the Calabasas neighborhood of Los Angeles, California State, USA.
Accommodation: The two storied house covers a carpet area of 5,400 square feet. It has 4 bedrooms, one living room, one dining room and 5 bathrooms. It also features a walk in closet and a private balcony overlooking the courtyard and the surrounding hillside. The garage is capable of accommodating 2 large sized cars simultaneously. Other interesting add-ons include a wine cellar and a second floor den which serves as a gaming room.
Features: The mansion is equipped with a medium sized outdoor landscaped swimming pool where Kourtney’s son loves to splash around. Interestingly the spa has not been installed inside the house and has been fitted inside the backyard. The house features a powerful centralized air conditioning system along with an expensive home automation system. The flooring has been constructed using expensive hardwood. Two of the bathrooms have been fitted with Jacuzzis. The modular styled kitchen has been equipped with several expensive electronic appliances. A combination of expensive antique and modern furniture has been used to furnish the house. The living room features a stone paved fireplace. Kardashian frequently unwinds with her family by watching movies in the home theater system.
Neighborhood: Kourtney’s immediate neighborhood is populated with several A-list Hollywood celebrities like Cameron Diaz, Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber and last but not the least her famous siblings Kim and Khloe Kardashian.
S500 is the latest model from Mercedes-Benz. No, this is not the only identity of this car. It is probably the best model ever come out of the house of this German Automobile manufacturer. Technically, it is hard to find a suitable competitor for this car. Weighing 1940 kg, the S500 offers soundless driving experience. It is fitted with a V8 5461cc powerful engine. It produces a total power of 388bhp @ 600rpm. This curvy model reaches an acceleration of 0-62mph in 5.6 seconds.
Ferrari 458 Italia
Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick were recently spotted while taking delivery of a brand new Ferrari 458 Italia in the typical Maranello sexy red tone. Reportedly, this is seen as a present from Scott to Kourtney, given as a way to patch-up their troubled relationship. Her more famous sister Kim Kardashian also has a 458, finished in white with black accents by the guys at Platinum. This red Ferrari 458 Italia, a stylish 2-door coupe which comes fitted with a V8, 6.5 L turbo engine offers a top speed of 202 mph, along with acceleration measurement of 0-100 km/h in 3.4 seconds. The car also features 7-speed, dual clutch semi-automatic gear box. With loads of lavish luxurious features like front heated driver seats and steering wheel, keyless entry, climate controllable AC, modern stero system, expandable rear seats, crash safety cells, airbags, and ABS, the Ferrari 458 Italia is truly one fine car to possess. This car has abase price of $526,950.
Mexico seems to be a real 'hot' spot as far as the Kardashians are concerned, what with Kim planning to announce her wedding there and Kourtney showing off her baby bump during a recent vacation. Kourtney Kardashian is a regular at Mexican beaches and her latest tête-à-tête has been the Punta Mita beach.
Location: The village of Punta Mita measures about 1,500 acres and is located in the Mexican state, Nayarit. It is situated exactly at the north end of Banderas Bay. The closest landmark is the popular resort city of Peurto Vallarta which is 10 kilometers to its south.
Accommodation: Accommodation at Punta Mita comes in an assortment. If you too would like to enjoy what Kourtney did, you should probably check out either the Casa De Mita or the Imanta Resort. On the other hand, there are also some excellent and highly recommended placs like Hotel La Quinta del Sol which offer excellence for about $70 a day!
Main Attractions: This fishing village which is nestled in the Mexican Riviera is sure to attract any sea and sand loving folk - pauper or celebrity! Its white sand beaches and turquoise ocean waters are relaxing, rejuvenating and therapeutic to the body, mind and senses. The location has some of the world's best facilities for snorkeling, scuba diving and golf. There are also cruises in the neighborhood which promise a memorable experience.
While Kourtney would relish all of the above, it is not as if Punta Mita appeals only to those in the glam club. Those with a good history streak will enjoy the evidence of pre-historic human settlements, especially at Careyeros Hill. The beautiful Marietta islands are only a 15-minute shuttle from here while a Mexican National Park is also close by.
This charitable organization was founded in the year 2005. Although it may sound a bit peculiar, but the main purpose of this organization is to collect used shoes/footwear items from people. But what is the purpose behind it? After collecting, the organization distributes these shoes to those in need, irrespective of caste, religion, and sex. Till date, shoes have been distributed in more than 125 countries. Those who donate to Soles4Souls do enjoy some sort of Tax redemption too.
Shopping in Malibu, Los Angeles can be a hot and sweaty proposition but not for Kourtney Kardashian who chilled with a cool button down combo blouse from Mara Hoffman. With its long sleeves, sheer body and buttoning detail, the blouse originates from a line that ranges from cashmere coats to swim suits.
Tom Ford Brown Rhonda Sunglasses
Converting another shopping trip with the family into a 'cool' affair, KK paraded her brown Rhonda sunglasses from designer Tom Ford. The man who turned around Gucci into a success sure knows how to make everyone turn around with his fashionable designs!
Lipsy Leopard Print Faux Fur Coat
Shopping at the Wolford Boutique, New York, was a 'hot' leopard - Kourtney Kardashian! The faux fur coat with a leopard print which she wore that day comes from one of Britain's most known women's brands- Lipsy- which has 22 retail stores all over UK and Ireland. The coat comes with a wide collar, fur backing and front pockets.
Goyard ‘St Louis’ Tote
Lots of shopping for Ms.Kardashian means a lot of bags and totes. The au courant fashionista that she is, she chooses to use totes from Goyard, a respectable Parisian label which came into existence in 1853. The tote score an A+ in its style and, going by its looks, an A+ in weight-carrying capacity as well!
Autumn Cashmere Cowl Neck Cashmere
Combining authenticity and luxury, the reality TV star, Ms.Kourtney Kardashian looks real dashing in the cowl neck cashmere from Autumn Cashmere, we must say! Black, soft, light , contemporary with a tunic silhouette, the cashmere sure fits the bill when it comes to Ms.Kardashian's requirements for style.
Nike ‘Dunk Hi 6.0 Premium’ Sneaker
The "just do it" attitude gels well along with Kourtney who also looks very sporty to say the least. It is no surprise therefore that she often covers her soles in premium sneaker from Nike. With woolly, padded comfort and lace-up style, Nike, world's leading supplier of sports shoes, has got its mix right in this sneaker to woo female celebrities.