While many big stars were featured on the annual Forbes list, only some of them are true trend-setters, with a big impact in fashion. Find out where these singers, actresses, and some of the best paid models in the world landed in the 2014 Celebrity Top 100.
From Beyoncé to Kate Upton, here are the most stylish stars on the Forbes 2014 Celebrity Top 100. Discover how they managed to grab a spot in the famous list.
Over a decade into her solo career, Beyoncé started a new tour, “On the Run”. The singer managed to land the first place on the list thanks to her previous one, “The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour”, which grossed $229.7 million. Her eponymous surprise video album was also a massive hit.
Definitely one of the most stylish stars on the Forbes 2014 Celebrity Top 100, Rihanna made waves with the sheer gown she wore at the 2014 CFDA Fashion Awards, where she picked up the Style Icon Award. With big hits and a very influential social media presence, Rihanna managed to crack the top 10.
Jennifer Lawrence #12
As the face of Dior, Jennifer Lawrence represents the brand at every red carpet event, and she’s a big box office draw, thanks to “The Hunger Games” franchise. She was also in “X-Men: Days of Future Past”, one of the highest grossing movies of the past year, and the Academy loves her.
Kanye West #20
Even though his fashion world ambitions haven’t led to many collections, Kanye is one most stylish stars on the Forbes 2014 Celebrity Top 100. His marriage to Kim Kardashian landed him on the cover of Vogue magazine, a controversial decision that Anna Wintour defended by calling him an “amazing performer and cultural provocateur”.
Pharrell Williams #38
Between his huge hats, the shorts he wore at the Oscars, and his shimmying with Meryl Streep and Lupita Nyong’o, Pharrell has benefited from huge exposure in the past year. While “Happy” didn’t win the Oscar for Best Song, the producer and entrepreneur is definitely a huge trend-setter.
Sofia Vergara #54
One of the most stylish stars on the Forbes 2014 Celebrity Top 100 is also television’s top-earning actress, Sofia Vergara. She’s held that spot for the past three years and her endorsement deals have made her a true marketing force.
Gisele Bündchen #56
After 8 years as the highest-earning model in the world, nobody can deny Gisele’s status as a true supermodel. Thanks to contracts with some of the biggest brands in the fashion industry, the Brazilian beauty earned $47 million in the past year and continued to set trends.
Angelina Jolie #73
While focusing on both big Hollywood projects and fighting against war rape, Angelina Jolie manages to be one of the most stylish stars on the Forbes 2014 Celebrity Top 100. Her red carpet appearances always land her on the best dressed list, and she was the only woman to crack the 2013 top-10 list of highest-paid actors with $33 million for “Maleficent”.
Kim Kardashian #80
While Kim is still the reality show queen, with two shows on E!, she’s also a style icon for many women. The most famous Kardashian landed the cover of Vogue magazine in April, and her wedding with Kanye was turned into tabloid fodder for months.
Kate Moss #91
One of the most stylish stars on the Forbes 2014 Celebrity Top 100 and the only model to stay at the forefront of the industry since the ‘90s, Kate Moss didn’t earn as much as other celebrities on the list, but her influence is unquestionable. Her most lucrative collaborations include Topshop, Rimmel and luxury jeweler David Yurman.
Kerry Washington #93
After redefining maternity wear on the red carpet in the past award season, “Scandal” star Kerry Washington proved that she’s a trend-setter, and her big endorsement contracts include Neutrogena and Movado.
Kate Upton #94
One of the most stylish stars on the Forbes 2014 Celebrity Top 100 is a new-comer to the list. Kate Upton has made as much as Kate Moss the past year, just $7 million, but her style influence is on the rise, thanks to contracts for Bobbi Brown, Sam Edelman, and many more.