Christian Louboutin Net Worth
Christian Louboutin net worth: Christian Louboutin is a French shoe designer who has a net worth of $85 million dollars. Christian Louboutin is best known for his work in women's footwear, which host his signature red, lacquered soles which can be seen while walking. He first began designing shoes as a teenager, when he would sketch his ideas rather than studying or doing homework. He also appeared in various French films which allowed him to make friends with various designers backstage. He is said to have been first drawn to shoes in 1976 after seeing a sign that banned stilettos from entering a certain building, so that they would not damage the hardwood floors. Louboutin said he later used that sign in his shoe designs, wanting to "Create something that broke rules and made women feel confident and empowered." He is also said to have helped make stiletto shoes popular throughout the late 90s and early 2000s. During this time he designed a number of shoes that hosted heels that were 4.72 inches or higher, with the goal of making women's legs look longer. Louboutins are known to be favorites of various celebrities, including Danielle Steel, who is said to own more than 6,000 pairs of his shoes. She is also listed as his biggest client to date, purchasing more than 80 pairs at a time.