Hello, Curves! Kim Kardashian’s Body Evolution Through the Years

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Beauty, brains and body — Kim Kardashian has it all! For more than a decade, the reality star has been turning heads with her curves at every event she’s attended and all over her social media.

The KKW Beauty founder started showing off her stylish figure when she first gained attention as Paris Hilton‘s devoted sidekick, donning formfitting numbers on the red carpet, gowns with high leg slits and itty-bitty bikinis at the beach. As her own stardom began to grow with her family’s reality series, Keeping Up With the Kardashians, the California native eventually landed on a signature look.

Kardashian married rapper Kanye West in May 2014, nearly one year after welcoming her first child, daughter North. When she walked down the aisle in Florence, Italy, the entrepreneur stunned in a custom Givenchy Haute Couture gown designed by her go-to designer, Riccardo Tisci.

In December 2015, Kardashian gave birth to son Saint and was eager to snap back to her pre-baby weight. Within six months, she told E! News that she had reached her goal after supplementing her workout regimen with the Atkins diet.

“I think I’m almost at 70 [pounds] down,” she told the outlet in July 2016. “I’ve recently gone into extra gear, just staying more focused. You do get comfortable and then you start to get off track a little bit but I’ve kind of like pumped it up a little bit, just started to stay focused and follow the Atkins diet again. I feel like I lost another last few pounds that I really had to lose so that makes me happy.”

The SKIMS founder and the “Stronger” rapper share two more children, daughter Chicago and son Psalm, who were welcomed via surrogate in January 2018 and May 2019, respectively. After spending time wrangling her four little ones, Kardashian committed herself to getting into tip-top shape ahead of the 2019 holidays.

“Kim is really focused on getting back to her goal weight and to a place where she feels totally fit and comfortable with her body,” a source told Us Weekly exclusively after the social media mogul gained “18 additional pounds” before November 2019. “She has been working out very diligently, so she can feel like ‘herself’ again and wear the items she wants to without worrying about how they will fit.”

The reality star filed for divorce from West in February 2021 after six years of marriage. Kardashian continued to show off her toned physique via social media, however, sharing snaps in her Skims cotton collection the same day her divorce news broke on February 19.

Scroll down to see how the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star’s body has transformed since 2006.

2007

The reality starlet loved to show off her famous derriere on every red carpet she hit in Hollywood by wearing form-fitting dresses and posing for the camera.

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2008

Little black bikini! Kardashian revealed her toned tummy and legs while soaking up the sun on vacation in Miami, Fla.

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2009

The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star knows how to work a low-cut mini dress. Kardashian played up her assets at the Teen Choice Awards in Universal City, Calif. and the Los Angeles premiere of Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen.

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2010

Kardashian bared her flat tummy and skinny bod in a sexy bikini while working on her tan in Miami, Fla.

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2011

Throughout her engagement, marriage and divorce to Kris Humphries, Kardashian maintained her hot body — and proudly flaunted it. The star accentuated her cleavage in low-cut designs while attending a fragrance launch in Hollywood, a New Year’s Eve bash in Las Vegas and the 53rd annual Grammy Awards in L.A.

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December 2012

One day after rapper Kanye West revealed Kardashian is pregnant with his baby, the mom-to-be hit the red carpet at a New Year’s Eve party at 1 Oak Nightclub at The Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. “I have felt good. I haven’t had any morning sickness, but it still isn’t the easiest,” the told Us at the event.

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February 2013

Starting to show! Kardashian’s baby bump was visible as she made her way to the gym in a tight spandex outfit. “She’s been doing amazing,” celebrity trainer Tracy Anderson told Us of Kardashian’s prenatal workout sessions. “She’s doing it with caution and she’s listening to her body; she’s not overdoing anything. [She’s] such a great example — I’m so proud of her.”

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January 2012

Kardashian kept her pregnancy curves covered up in black-and-white ensembles shortly after the announcement while visiting NYC. But the Kourtney & Kim Take Miami star showed a little leg at Paris Fashion Week.

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May 2013

While pregnant with North, the beauty guru attended the 2013 Met Gala on May 6 wearing a floral Givenchy gown that hugged her body.

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2013

Less than a month later, the beauty guru gave birth to North West on June 15. She quickly replaced her maternity-friendly ensembles with form-fitting frocks.

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2014

After North’s birth, the reality TV star looked hotter than ever, debuting midriff-baring ensembles and short dresses.

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2015

Proving she’s no stranger to a body-contouring number, the reality star showed off her abs in a two-piece gown at the pre-Grammys brunch in February and paid a visit to the Anastasia Salon in Beverly Hills wearing a tiny grey dress.

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November 2015

On May 31, 2015, the star announced that she was pregnant with her second baby on the midseason finale of Keeping Up With the Kardashians. By November, she hit the red carpet at the LACMA Art + Film Gala as confident as ever, donning a sheer black lace Givenchy outfit.

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2016

After giving birth to Saint on December 5, 2015, Kardashian was quick to return to the social scene. She looked fabulous in New York in February, at the British Vogue Gala in May and Paris Fashion Week in October.

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2017

After losing the 60 pounds she gained during her pregnancy with the help of the Atkins diet, the reality TV star focused on sculpting her body, rather than shedding pounds. A source told Us at the time, “She has moved a lot more to strength training. It’s about toning.”

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August 2018

In an interview with E! News in August, the star revealed, “I’ve lost 20 pounds and I’m really proud of that. I was almost 140 forever and now I’m, like, 116 and it just feels good.” With the help of trainer Melissa Alcantara, the star said she works out an hour-and-a-half every day. The beauty guru proudly showed off her fit figure over the year in barely-there ensembles. 

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May 2019

Hottie alert! The mom of four debuted one of her most iconic looks ever at the 2019 Met Gala in May, committing to a (painful) corset to accentuate her hourglass shape in a skintight Mugler dress. She launched Skims shapewear in September 2019 and looked absolutely fabulous modeling the surprisingly chic and flattering undergarments.

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November 2019

The mom of four wore a form-fitting, floor-length spaghetti strap dress that accentuated her hips and petite shoulders when attending the 45th annual People’s Choice Awards on November 10, 2019. 

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March 2020

During Paris Fashion Week fall-winter 2020, the reality star favored Balmain latex ensembles that showed off all of her assets.

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May 2020

Modeling a new set of Skims in an Instagram post on May 18, 2020, Kardashian’s waist appeared extra tiny in black tights, a matching bra and pumps. 

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August 2020

The reality star posed in a hot pink bikini in her “Happy Place” — and sent her Instagram followers into a frenzy over her “snatched” waist.

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October 2020

Kneeling in front of a full-length mirror, Kardashian snapped a handful of stylish selfies in a Burberry crop top with matching bottoms.

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January 2021

The Skims founder showed off her curves and lean legs while promoting her new hosiery line.

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February 2021

While on vacation, Kardashian put her toned body on display wearing a variety of tiny bikinis.

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February 2021

“🌱🍃 Plant based does a body good 🌱🍃,” Kardashian captioned a photo of her rock-hard abs via Instagram, one day prior to her divorce news breaking on February 19.

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