“If you asked my teenage self if I thought I’d be here, absolutely not. I’m so grateful,” Kardashian told reporters on the arrivals carpet inside New York’s Cipriani House. “I get excited all the time just thinking about these amazing opportunities and the things that have come up. I’m so proud of my team at Skims. So to get an award like this, I understand how important that is, and the whole team does. I invited them to sit with us. I’m really excited to get this.”
Wearing a sheer latex Dolce & Gabbana dress, Kardashian joined her Skims co-founders, Emma Grede e Jens Grede, on the show and thanked them on stage for helping her start her line of girdles, something the reality star says has been a journey of more than 10 years. He ended his speech by thanking his mother, kris jenner, who sat near the stage. “You are truly my greatest champion,” said the business mogul. “So I love you.”
Kris, wearing a long-sleeved black dress by Schiaparelli, was in attendance with her daughters Kendall Jenner. kylie jenner, e Khloé Kardashian to cheer Kim on in her big moment. Kendall wore a deep white Khaite dress; Kylie wore a Thierry Mugler dress; and Khloé opted for a metallic bronze LaQuan Smith dress. The family’s close bond played into Kim’s speech: “Mom, turn off your phone!” he said with a laugh as a phone in the crowd began to ring.
“This is such a special night for Kim, and I’m so proud of what she’s accomplished with Skims,” Kris said on the arrivals carpet. “Kim has worked so hard and spends every day at Skims and all of her businesses to make sure everything goes smoothly. Her mission of inclusion and body positivity is her top priority, and seeing it come to fruition and be such a success great, I’m so happy for her.”