Three months after tying the knot with Kanye West,Kim Kardashian introduced on social media that she legally modified her identify to Kim Kardashian West. “New passport pic,” the longtime Keeping Up With the Kardashians star captioned a photo of herself in August 2014, together with the hashtags “Mrs. West” and “identify change.”
Since then, Kim’s marriage to Kanye has come to an finish. On Friday, February 19, Life & Style confirmed that the Skims mogul, 40, filed for divorce from the “Flashing Lights” rapper, 43, after six years. According to TMZ, Kim requested for joint authorized and bodily custody of their 4 youngsters, North, Saint, Chicago and Psalm. However, will the E! character formally ditch the “West” in her identify?
Kim has but to publicly tackle her divorce. As for her identify change, the one model that features her full moniker is KKW Beauty. The California native launched the cosmetics and perfume firm in June 2017.
Changing your identify following a divorce is not essentially the established order in Hollywood. In truth, a few of your favourite celebrities stored their ex-partner’s surname, together with Demi Moore, Tina Turner, Kimora Lee Simmons, Faith Hill and extra.That mentioned, it is clear Kim is able to go away her life as Mrs. West behind. After all, she was noticed sans marriage ceremony ring the evening earlier than information of her divorce broke.
Ultimately, Kim and Kanye’s relationship had been struggling for fairly a while. “They’ve been dwelling separate lives for the previous couple of years and are drifting additional and additional away from one another,” a supply beforehand informed In Touch.
“Kim is specializing in increasing her manufacturers, like Skims and KKW, her authorized profession, and elevating the youngsters, whereas Kanye prefers being in Wyoming,” the supply added, noting that the children will “all the time come first.”
As for the remainder of the Kardashian-Jenner household, they’re “dedicated” to conserving the Chicago native “part of their household,” an extra insider informed In Touch. “The household is all on board with not making anybody out to be the unhealthy man. Kanye will all the time be part of the Kardashian and Jenner households.”