Celebrate Kim Kardashian's B-day With a Look Back at Her Red Carpet Style

Kim Kardashian wasn't always the style icon she is today.

10/22/2021 12:48:00 AM

In honor of Kim’s 41st birthday we’re tracking her style evolution— from 2007 to now.

Kim Kardashian wasn't always the style icon she is today.

WSJ Magazine2019 Innovator Awards on November 6, 2019 in New York City.2019: 71st Emmy AwardsAlberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty ImagesKim wore a black Vivienne Westwood dress to the 71st Emmy Awards on September 22, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.

2019: Met GalaRabbani and Solimene Photography/WireImage/Getty ImagesKim wore a custom Mugler dress with a corset by Mr. Pearl to the 2019 Met Gala Celebrating Camp: Notes on Fashion at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 6, 2019 in New York City.2019: amfAR Gala

Jared Siskin/amfAR/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty ImagesWearing a low-cut Versace dress, Kim attended the amfAR New York Gala on February 6, 2019 in New York City.2018:Opening NightTaylor Hill/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesKim wore a backless Atelier Versace Fall 1998 lamé gown covered in Swarovski crystals to the opening night of headtopics.com

The Cher Showon December 3, 2018 in New York City.2018: LACMA Art + Film GalaAxelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesWearing a black vintage Gucci dress, Kim attended the 2018 LACMA Art + Film Gala on November 3, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.2018: Tiffany & Co. Blue Book Gala

Steven Ferdman/WireImage/Getty ImagesKim wore a Rick Owens gown and Tiffany & Co. jewels to the 2018 Tiffany & Co. Blue Book Gala on October 9, 2018 in New York City.2018: MTV Movie and TV AwardsAxelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesWearing a crop top and high-slit skirt from Atelier Versace, Kim attended the 2018 MTV Movie and TV Awards on June 16, 2018 in Santa Monica, California.

2018: CFDA AwardsMichael Stewart/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesWearing a Rick Owens set, Kim took home the Influencer Award at the 2018 CFDA Awards on June 4, 2018 in New York City.2018: Met GalaANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty ImagesKim wore a gold corseted Atelier Versace gown at the 2018 Met Gala celebrating Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 7, 2018 in New York City.

2017: LACMA Art + Film GalaTaylor Hill/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty ImagesKim wore a Tom Ford suit sans shirt to the 2017 LACMA Art + Film Gala on November 4, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.2017:IconsMichael Stewart/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images headtopics.com

Wearing a strapless, silver Versace gown, Kim attended the 2017 Harper's Bazaar Icons party on September 8, 2017 in New York City.2017: Met GalaKarwai Tang/WireImage/Getty ImagesKim wore an off-the-shoulder, white Vivienne Westwood gown to the "Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between" Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2017 in New York City.

2017: Daily Front Row's 3rd Annual Fashion AwardsSteve Granitz/WireImage/Getty ImagesWearing a white, embellished Givenchy gown, Kim attended the Daily Front Row's 3rd Annual Fashion Los Angeles Awards on April 2, 2017 in West Hollywood, California.

2016: MTV Video Music AwardsAllen Berezovsky/WireImage/Getty ImagesKim wore vintage John Galliano to the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards on August 28, 2016 in New York City.2016: BritishCentenary GalaKarwai Tang/WireImage/Getty ImagesWearing an olive green lace Roberto Cavalli gown to the Gala to celebrate the Vogue 100 Festival on May 23, 2016 in London, England.

2016: Met GalaLarry Busacca/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty ImagesKim wore a silver, long-sleeve Balmain dress to the "Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology" Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. headtopics.com

2015: LACMA Art+Film GalaAxelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesKim wore a lace Givenchy dress and robe-like blazer while pregnant at the LACMA 2015 Art+Film Gala on November 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.2015: InStyle AwardsJon Kopaloff/FilmMagic/Getty Images

Wearing a white Valentino caped dress, Kim attended the InStyle Awards on October 26, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.2015: MTV Video Music AwardsC Flanigan/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty ImagesKim wore a lace-up, olive green Balmain dress to the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards on August 30, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

2015: CFDA AwardsTaylor Hill/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesKim wore a black, long-sleeve custom Proenza Schouler dress to the 2015 CFDA Awards on June 1, 2015 in New York City.2015: Met GalaAndrew H. Walker/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty ImagesWearing a white Roberto Cavalli gown, Kim attended 'China: Through The Looking Glass' Costume Institute Benefit Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 4, 2015 in New York City.

2015: 57th Grammy AwardsJon Kopaloff/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesWearing vintage Jean Paul Gaultier, Kim attended the 57th Grammy Awards on February 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California with then-husband, Kanye West.2015: The BET HonorsParas Griffin/WireImage/Getty Images

Both Kim and then-husband Kanye West donned black Balmain looks to The BET Honors 2015 on January 24, 2015 in Washington, DC.2014: Rihanna's First Annual Diamond BallJon Kopaloff/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesWearing a sparkly, black Balenciaga look, Kim attended Rihanna's First Annual Diamond Ball on December 11, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California.

2014: LACMA Art + Film GalaJon Kopaloff/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesWearing a blue, asymmetric Cushnie et Ochs gown from spring 2015, Kim attended the 2014 LACMA Art + Film Gala on November 1, 2014 in Los Angeles, California with then-husband, Kanye West.2014:

Men of the Year AwardsSamir Hussein/WireImage/Getty ImagesWearing Ralph & Russo, Kim attended theGQMen of the Year Awards on September 2, 2014 in London, England.2014: MTV Video Music AwardsJon Kopaloff/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesWearing a Balmain mini dress, Kim attended the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards on August 24, 2014 in Inglewood, California.

2014: Teen Choice AwardsJon Kopaloff/FilmMagic/Getty ImagesWearing a Balmain two-piece, Kim attended the 2014 Teen Choice Awards on August 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. Read more: W magazine »

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