Baby Phat

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For the single, see Baby Phat (song).
Baby Phat
Industry Fashion
Founded 1998
Founder Kimora Lee Simmons
Russell Simmons[1]
Parent Kellwood Company

Baby Phat is a women's clothing and urban fashion line co-founded by Kimora Lee Simmons and her husband Russell in 1998. Simmons left her position as Creative Director of the company in August 2010.[1][2] By 2011, the owner of the BabyPhat brand, BP Clothing, had transferred the brand and clothing line to Phat Fashions which soon after became a subsidiary of the Kellwood Company.[3] [4]


  1. ^ a b "Kimora Lee's split from Baby Phat wasn't amicable; 'It's very, very sad for me,' she says at FNO". NY Daily News. September 11, 2010. 
  2. ^ Odell, Amy (Aug 25, 2010). "Sources Say Kimora Lee Simmons Didn't Leave Baby Phat — Baby Phat Left Her". NY Mag. Retrieved Jan 14, 2017. 
  3. ^ Pasquerelli, Adrianne (Dec 14, 2011). "Baby Phat licensor files for bankruptcy". Crain's. Retrieved Jan 14, 2017. 
  4. ^ Rozhon, Tracie (Jan 9, 2004). "Phat Fashions Is Being Sold To Kellwood for $140 Million". NY Times. Retrieved Feb 8, 2017. 

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