Kim Kardashian honors Kanye West during the 2021 People’s Choice Awards Speech

Kim Kardashian thanked estranged husband Kanye West when he accepted the Fashion Icon Award at the 2021 People’s Choice Awards on Tuesday night.

Skims founder credited the rapper for “introducing” her to fashion and getting famous designers to work with her.

“I am happy every day when designers are ready to work with me. There was a time when they weren’t, ”shared Kardashian, 41.

“Thanks to Zac Posen for dressing me up and taking me to my first CFDA Awards, and to so many great designers like Riccardo [Tisci] and Olivier [Rousteing] that really believed in me. Fountain, [they] probably [were] I talked into it by getting a call from Kanye. “

She continued, “To Kanye for really introducing me to the fashion world. I fell in love with fashion and am so inspired by so many people. But even here it is like a dream that I wake up and wear these great clothes, try new things and take a risk. I am so humiliated. “

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian hit the red carpet at the 2019 Met Gala.
Skims founder credited West for “introducing” her to fashion.

It’s unclear whether the 44-year-old Yeezy designer will understand his estranged wife’s words enough to make her ready to make up after publicly declaring he wants her back.

E! announced last week that “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” alum received the coveted award in honor of her “keen fashion sense, unparalleled entrepreneurial success, and handwritten transformation of the fashion industry through her innovative designs and pioneering style over the years” will be past decade. “

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Kardashian said West convinced designers to meet with her.
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In addition to Skims, which recently worked with the luxury label Fendi, she also looks after KKW Fragrance and KKW Beauty.

“For nearly two decades, Kim Kardashian West’s style evolution has been transforming and influencing trends on a global scale and becoming a force to be reckoned with in the fashion industry,” said Jen Neal, executive vice president of Entertainment Live Events, Specials and E! NBCUniversal news.

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