Quick Facts of Adam John Kimmel

  • Full NameAdam John Kimmel
  • Net Worth$10Million
  • Date of Birth14 October, 1960
  • NicknameAdam Kimmel
  • Marital Status Married
  • Birthplacein New York United States
  • Ethnicity Caucasian
  • Religion Christianity
  • ProfessionFashion Designer and Celebrity Partner
  • Nationality American
  • Eye colour Dark Brown
  • Hair colour Dark Brown
  • SpouseLeelee Sobieski
  • Height5 feet 11inches
  • Weight70kg
  • EducationNew York University
  • ChildrenLouisanna Ray, Martin
  • Horoscope Libra
Adam Kimmel, Bio, Marriage, Wife, Kids, and Net Worth

An American TV Personality, Adam Kimmel is a prominent menswear designer best known for making styles that were unique and much ahead of their time.

Also, he is recognized for showcasing his lookbooks in new and creative ways rather than the usual catwalks.

Adam also has gained quite the limelight for taking a break from designing at the height of success. Besides this, he is a celebrity partner widely famous as the husband of Leelee Sobieski, a well-known American actress.

Does the duo share any kids? How wealthy is a fashion designer? Let’s dive into this article and know all the answers to your queries about his life. Learn more about the reason behind his big decision.

Who Is Adam Kimmel?

The talented menswear designer Adam Kimmel hails from New York United States on October 14, 1960, as Adam John Kimmel under the zodiac sign of Libra, making him Sixty-one years old as of now.

Likewise, he was born in a Caucasian family to his father, Martin Kimmel, who was a real state developer, philanthropist, the developer, an American immobilizer, plus the creator of the Kimco Realty Corporation, and his mother, Claudia Aronow.

Claudia is a New York artist. Also, his grandfather, Donald Aronow, is a boat designer and racer.

Adam Kimmel posing with his kid. Image Credit: GQ

Sadly, his parents split, and his dad married for the third time with Helen Lyttle.

Before Adam first stepped into this earth or, indeed, before marrying Adam’s mom, his father was already married to an American actress and singer, Gloria DeHaven.

Also, the designer has several step-siblings, Betsy KarelAbby Leigh, and Alexei Hay, from his father’s previous relationships.

Adam’s mom and dad’s Institute for Stem Cell Research. Image Credit: YouTube

Talking more about his educational background, Kimmel completed his school-level studies at a local private school in his hometown. Later, he studied architecture at New York University.

After a while, the star made clothes for his friends. After graduating, he went to Italy to work with pattern makers and tailors. From a religious point of view, the designer is a Christian.

Happily Leading Married Life With Leelee Sobieski

The prolific artist Kimmel is happily married to her longtime girlfriend turned wife, Leelee Sobieski, an American artist and retired actress.

Moreover, the lovely couple met at a Purple Magazine dinner in New York for the first time.

After a few months, on May 28, 2009, the adorable pair got engaged, and later in 2010, they tied their wedding knot in an intimate wedding ceremony in front of their family, friend, and close ones.

Adam Kimmel with his wife, Leelee Sobieski. Image Credit: Pinterest

From their blissful married life, the husband and wife couple became proud parents of two children.

Further, the two welcomed their first child, a daughter Louisanna Ray Kimmel on December 16, 2009, before their wedding. After six months, they had their second child, a baby boy, Martin Kimmel Jr., in August 2014.

Leelee with her ex-hubby, Mathew. Image Credit: Daily Mail

Before marrying Adam, Sobieski was in a marital bond with Matthew Davis in 2008. However, the ex-couple divorced, citing irreconcilable differences in 2009.

In an interview with VICE, Leelee stated that she didn’t want to dwell on her past life, and instead, she’s focusing on her career and living happily with her family at the moment.

Do You Know How He Became Hot-Shot Designer At a Very Young Age?

Growing up, Mr. Kimmel was never satisfied with designs that were available on the market. Therefore when he was a student at the New York University (NYU), the handsome hunk started designing clothes for himself.

Much to his surprise, his classmates loved his clothes and often asked for them. Hence after graduation, though the star studied architecture and art history, he decided to become a famous fashion designer.

It is a testament to Adam’s talents that despite not having extensive formal training in designing, his clothes were soon bought by influential stores such as Colette.

Adam’s designer clothes wore by many well-known faces in the United States of America. Image Credit: GQ 

After Colette, the 24-year-old’s lookbook was bought by Bergdorf Goodman, and later the young fashion designer collaborated with Supreme and Carhartt.

With crucial and commercial success, It seemed like the New York native would be the next big name in the men’s fashion industry.

Nevertheless, much to people’s surprise, he canceled his spring/summer 2013 show and declared that he was taking a year off. So, what prompted Adam to take such a big decision at the height of his successful career?

What happens to Menswear Designer, Adam Kimmel?. Image Credit:GQ

Well, firstly, the good-looking man wanted to spend quality time with his young family, and secondly, his brand was growing too big.

Also, he was overwhelmed with it and thought there was no space to grow and experiment.

Associated With WeWork

In the year 2018, Martin’s son came out of the hiatus and joined the company WeWork as Chief Creative Officer.

Adam Kimmel fashions the future of WeWork interiors. Image Credit: WeWork

The innovator, however, as of now, has not shown any interest in working back as a designer. In a recent interview, the boy stated:

“I live in the moment. At the time I was doing it, I really wanted to get it out there and have an impact. Now that I’m not, that’s not important to me.”

Millions Of Net Worth!

As the saying goes, Kimmel is a famous American fashion designer, and his label, which he founded in 2005, has grown gradually.

With a tremendous amount of money, the star had established popular intersections with Supreme and Carhartt, who caused waves outside of the fashion industry.

Furthermore, his current employer WeWork was valued at $3.2 billion in 2022, and the average employee at the company makes $88313 annually.

Reportedly, the artist works in a high position; hence there is no doubt his earning much more than the average.

Adam on becoming WeWork creative chief. Image Credit: Wallpaper

Also, he has garnered quite a wealth from his design works. Adam worked with big stores and brands in his heyday and earned well. As of 2022, his estimated net worth is around $10 million.

 Apart from his fashion design income, Kimmel may have received millions of dollars from his father’s riches. Meanwhile, his wife, Leelee, has a net worth of $6 million.

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