Christine Baumgartner was born on March 4, 1974, and has been practicing fashion design and modeling as her career. She was not into the public eye until she got married to a popular actor, director, and producer, Kevin Costner. The two got married in September 2004 and have three children together. Keep reading to know how much Christine has amassed in terms of her net worth.
Her Net worth and earnings
Christine’s net worth has not been revealed to the public, but that doesn’t mean our estimation can be far from the truth.
While she works as a handbag designer and a model, she must have accumulated vast amounts of wealth.
She began her professional career as a model at a very young age. Later, out of necessity, she turned to fashion design. While working as a fashion designer, she has made some sample designs and made her own handbags.
Her husband, Kevin Costner, also helped her set up her own company and encouraged her to follow her designer passion.
In 2004, she partnered with her friend Tamara Muro and opened the company Cat Bag Couture. Tamara later left, citing family reasons.
With her husband’s popularity bringing much attention to her brand, she capitalized on it.
The annual average salary of a handbag designer in the US is around $110,000. With this, we can say that she has earned more than enough from her career and added to her net worth.
More About Christine Baumgartner
Christine was born Jim Baumgartner. Her mother’s name still remains a misery in the public eye as it has never been mentioned.
She went to California State University and completed her Bachelor’s degree in Business.
In 1980, she met with Kevin Costner 1980. Later in 1998, the two met in a restaurant and exchanged numbers, and started dating.
However, before this, Kevin Costner was married and had three children (Joe Costner, Lily Costner, and Annie Costner) with Cindy Silva, his college lovebird. Costner and Silver married in 1978 and stayed together for 16 years before divorcing in 1994. Silva received $80 million from the divorce.
Costner lived a single life but was linked to dating stars such as Halle Berry, Bobbie Jean Brown, Elle MacPherson, Joan Lunden, Mira Sorvino, and Michelle Pfeiffer.
Costner also had a fourth child when he was dating Bridget Rooney.
Christine and Costner officially got engaged in 2003 and married in 2004 in his ranch in Aspen, Colorado. Over 300 invited guests attended the ceremony.
The two did not have a child until four years into their marriage. They now have three children: Grace Avery Costner, Cayden Wyatt Costner, and Hayes Logan Costner.
How much is Christine Costner’s Husband Worth?
Kevin Costner, one of the most popular actors in the 1990s, has grown his wealth working as an actor, film producer, and director.
He has a net worth of over $250 million. CinemaBlend revealed that he earns $500,000 for every episode of ‘Yellowstone.’
This makes him one of the highest-paid actors globally.
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