Los Angeles, CA, United States (CNS) – Jessica Simpson’s fashion label is fast becoming a billion-dollar empire. The retail sales of her eponymous lifestyle brand have reached $750 million this yaer alone.
The newly-engaged singer graces the cover of WWD this week with the headline, “Fashion’s Billion Dollar Baby,” which refers to her successful celebrity fashion line.
According to the fashion trade journal, The Jessica Simpson Collection will mostly likely become the first ever to earn more than a billion dollars in retail sales after already reaching $750 million.
Vince Camuto, the founder and CEO of her brand’s master licensee Camuto Group, told WWD, “She is the girl next door and has great product that surrounds her. People like her. People look at her as a style icon.”
Simpson’s estimated worth from her brand – which includes swimwear, dresses, watches, accessories, and fragrances – is $100 million.