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She was named creative director and president of the line, taking it from baby t-shirts to a full line of urban women's wear.In January 2004, Kimora Lee and Russell Simmons sold the apparel and licensing of the Baby Phat and Phat Farm brands to Kellwood Company for 0 million.However, a former business deal is coming back to haunt the 45-year-old!Before his departure, the banker helped set up a Malaysian state fund called 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), where his company received hefty commissions from bond sales.In 2007, Kimora Lee Simmons was promoted by Kellwood to President and Creative Director of Phat Fashions, which covered both Baby Phat and Phat Farm.In 2000, Kimora Lee and Russell had their first child, a daughter named Ming Lee Simmons.
This will be Kimora's fourth child, which explains why she totally looks like she knows what she's doing. The fashion mogul is married to her banker baby Tim Leissner!
In case you didn't know, Kimora Lee's husband — Tim Leissner — was formerly the chairman of Goldman Sachs' operations in Southeast Asia.
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The couple started dating on-again-off-again for several years. Her husband had begun creating baby clothing from his Phat Farm clothing line.
In 1998, however, love won out and Kimora Lee and Russell Simmons married at St. The ceremony was performed by Russell's brother Joey "Rev Run" Simmons of Run-D. Kimora Lee then took the project on herself, and Baby Phat was created in 1999.