Chiara Ferragni is Best Known For Being the creative face behind the popular blog, The Blonde Salad. Having more than 13 million followers on Instagram.
Born Name: Chiara Ferragni
Occupation: Fashion Blogger, Entrepreneur
Born: May 07, 1987, 32 years and 7 months, Cremona, Lombardy, Italy
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Measurements: 33-24-34 inches (84-61-86 cm)
Bra size: 33A
Father – Marco Ferragni (Dentist)
Mother – Marina Di Guardo (Writer)
Siblings – Francesca Ferragni (Younger Sister) (Dentist), Valentina Ferragni (Younger Sister) (Fitness Star).
She has Sicilian ancestry on her mother’s side and is of Lombard descent on her father side.
Chiara studied law at the Bocconi University School of Law but discontinued it after receiving acclaim for her blogs and went on to pursue a career in fashion instead.
Chiara Ferragni (is an Italian fashion blogger, influencer, designer and entrepreneur who has collaborated with fashion and beauty brands through her blog The Blonde Salad. In September 2017, Ferragni was ranked first on the Forbes Top Fashion Influencers list.
Ferragni started her fashion blog in October 2009. In March 2011, New York introduced her as One of the biggest breakout street-style stars of the year. In December 2011, Ferragni was profiled as the Blogger Of The Moment in Teen Vogue, while still a law student at Bocconi University. She has not obtained her University degree. By that time Ferragni’s blog had reached more than one million unique visitors and 12 million views per month. By 2013, Ferragni had won various blogger of the year recognitions. In December 2013, she published an Italian language eBook, under The Blonde Salad.
Ferragni modelled for Guess in a November 2013 shoot that was subsequently marketed as an ad campaign. In December 2013 she collaborated with Steve Madden to design a 9-shoe collection for Spring 2014.
Her television credits include the Italian TRL Awards as a presenter, and a guest appearance on the Italian variety show Chiambretti Night. Ferragni walked the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival in conjunction with the premiere of We Have a Pope (then titled Habemus Papam). She also appeared on Project Runway as a guest judge during season 13 in August 2014.
Her business ventures grossed about $8 million (mostly from her Chiara Ferragni Collection footwear) in 2014. In January 2015, Ferragni’s blog and shoe line, Chiara Ferragni Collection, became a case study at Harvard Business School. In March, Ferragni was selected for the cover of the April 2015 Vogue España, making her the first fashion blogger to appear on any Vogue cover. Since then she has appeared on over 50 fashion magazines covers. In January 2016, Panteneannounced Ferragni was its new global ambassador. Mattel Inc. created a Barbie version of Chiara Ferragni in September 2016, one wearing a white T-shirt, black leather jacket, jeans and Chiara Ferragni Collection shoes and the other wearing a head to toe Chanel look.
As of 31 July 2017, Ferragni had 10 million followers on Instagram. Because of her broad following, she was able to earn about $12,000 for a sponsored post to Instagram.
In 2017, Ferragni was chosen to design costumes for the 4th edition of intimissimi on ice. On 26 July 2017, Ferragni opened her first Chiara Ferragni Collection store in Milan. In May 2018, Footwear News named Ferragni one of the most influential moms in the fashion industry.
On 7 September 2014, she won a Bloglovin’ Award for the third consecutive year for her blog. Her blog was named the Best Personal Style blog.
Since 2013 she has been listed in Business of Fashion 500 most influential fashion people. In 2015, Ferragni won the Bloglovin Award Blogger of the Year. In 2015 Ferragni was listed in the Forbes 30 Under 30.
Ferragni is the daughter of a dentist from Cremona.
Chiara and Italian rapper and producer Federico Lucia, known as Fedez started dating in late 2016. They got engaged on May 6, 2017, during his concert in Verona; the concert and proposal were broadcast live on the Italian radio and TV channel RTL 102.5. The wedding took place in Noto, Sicily on September 1, 2018. She and Fedez have one son together, Leone (born March 19, 2018). They live between Milan and Los Angeles.
Several small tattoos on her body.
Chiara has done endorsement work for the following brands
Pomellato Jewellery (2018)
Amazon Fashion (For Europe) (2016)
Dior (Miss Dior Perfume)
Swarovski (Christmas) (2017)
Yves Saint Laurent.
First TV Show
In 2014, she made her first TV show appearance on the reality series Project Runway as a guest judge in the Rock the Wedding episode.
Due to her busy schedule, Chiara finds it difficult to squeeze in a consistent workout plan. As she is blessed with a trim figure, she doesn’t have to work out rigorously to stay in shape. However, she likes to go jogging when in Los Angeles and usually works out by doing a couple of leg and arm exercises. She also finds the Nike NTC app very helpful.
Chiara Ferragni Favorite Things
Fragrance – Miss Dior
Hair Product – Pillow Proof Primer & Extender
Fashion Brand From Los Angeles – Reformation
Eatery In Los Angeles – Commissary, La Poubelle
Los Angeles Hangout Spot – Fairfax, Melrose
Movie – Forrest Gump (1994)
Book – A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
Song – Best of you by Foo Fighters
Cities – New York, London, Chicago, Paris
Food – Pizza, Pasta
Place In London – Shoreditch House
Designer – Coco Chanel
Denim Brand – RE/DONE
Beauty Product – Carmex lip balm
App – Farfetch
Color – Blue, Black
Item Of Clothing – Leather jacket
Brand – Gucci
Chiara Ferragni Facts
She was named as the most powerful fashion influencer by Forbes in September 2017.
The title of her online lifestyle magazine ‘The Blonde Salad’ is indicative of an eclectic mix of interests (like things in a salad) that features on the website like travel, fashion, and beauty.
She released an Italian language eBook, named The Blonde Salad in December 2013.
She launched a 9-shoe collection for Spring 2014 in collaboration with Steve Madden in December 2013.
Chiara walked the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival for the premiere of We Have a Pope (Habemus Papam) in 2011.
Her blog and shoe line “Chiara Ferragni Collection” became a case study at the Harvard Business School in January 2015.
She has several tattoos such as a map tattoo on the wrist of her right hand, ‘Baby Girl’ written between her thumb and forefinger, and the one of Mickey Mouse taking a selfie.
Chiara is the first fashion blogger ever to appear on a Vogue cover. She made that distinction when she appeared on the April 2015 cover of Vogue España.
In September 2016, Mattel Inc. created two Barbie versions of Chiara Ferragni. One wearing a Chanel total look and the other wearing a white t-shirt, black leather jacket, jeans, and Chiara Ferragni Collection shoes.
She opened her first Chiara Ferragni Collection store in Milan on July 26, 2017.
In 2015, Ferragni made into the list of Forbes 30 under 30 at the 27th spot.
In September 2014, her blog won the Bloglovin’ Award for the Best Personal Style Blog for the third year in a row. And in 2015, she won the Bloglovin’ Blogger of the year award.
She often uses the hashtag “#TheBlondeSaladNeverStops” on her Instagram feed and it has become a representation of the ever-evolving brand.
At the age of 16, she worked as a model with Beatrice Models agency in Milan but gave it up to follow other aspirations.
In December 2017, Chiara became the CEO and president of her company, The Blonde Salad, replacing longtime business partner Riccardo Pozzoli.
She owns two pet dogs, a French Bulldog named Matilda and a Labrador named Pumba.
Visit her official website @ theblondesalad.com.