By: Nicole Arellano
Recently launching her very own swimsuit line, Jessie James Decker might just be the next big style icon for 2015. Decker’s eye for fashion is not the only thing to admire about the stunning celebrity though; she is also a loving wife, the good mother, and not to mention, a famous country singer. Given her well-rounded talent, there is no denying Decker is capturing the hearts of fashionistas across America.
Background and Career
The 26-year-old star was born into a military family living in Vicenza, Italy on April 12, 1988. Frequently changing hometowns, Decker’s ability to adapt to different lifestyles made her very good with people. At the age of two, James won her first talent contest in Baker, Louisiana. It was at this moment Decker realized her passion for music.
With her country roots and lifelong dream of singing, Decker relocated to Nashville as a teenager with hopes of pursuing a country music career. Decker soon inked a contract with Mercury Records, which soon proved to be the breakthrough moment of Decker’s career.
She released her first single in 2009, titled “Wanted.” The song made the Billboard Hot 100 list, and gained Decker a lot of public attention, especially from women and young girls who admired the country star’s confidence and beauty.
With an astonishing 1.3 million Instagram followers today and her endless, perfectly edited, fashion filled photos, there is no doubt Decker is making an impact on the fashion world.
Decker already has many accomplishments under her belt: including the fact that she is a wife and soon to be mother of two. On June 22, 2013, Decker married professional football player Eric Decker, whom she met through a mutual friend.
Decker had her first child, Vivianne Rose, in March 2014. The two recently announced that they are expecting their second child.
With their rise to fame, and a demand to know more about the couple, the Decker’s launched their very own television show on E! network. She show follows their exciting lifestyle on the road, as well as their personal life as newlyweds. Reality TV show lovers quickly fell in love with Decker’s carefree attitude and amazing style, which became the foundation for her style career.
When you combine Decker’s obvious eye for fashion, her enthusiasm to share ideas and her 1.3 million Instagram followers, you get one amazing style icon! Decker recently launched her own line of swimsuits with the Australian company Amore & Sorvete. The line features bikinis for women and swimwear for children.
Decker is also an avid style and beauty blogger. Many of her YouTube videos have nearly half a million views. Decker’s confidence and willingness to take risks with her wardrobe makes her a woman to idolize and copy when it comes to fashion. Decker knows how to keep her outfits classy, but also unique—something every fashionista should strive for.
So whether you are looking for some style inspiration or you just need to kill some time, I suggest spending a few minutes, or even hours, browsing through Decker’s Instagram— you might just find yourself a new fashion obsession!