Joanna Gaines, born and bought up in America, is a television host of HGTV’s ‘Fixer Upper’,. ‘Fixer Upper’ is a remodeling and design business in Waco, Texas. She is the genius behind the Magnolia market, a furniture, and home decor shop. Let’s find out how much is Joanna Gaines’s net worth in 2018.
Joanna Gaines Early Life
Joanna Gaines was born on April 19, 1987, in Kansas, United States of America. She was born to a Korean mother and her father was half Lebanese/half German. She shares a mixed ethnicity but is an American by nationality. Back in the days, her father ran an automobile business and Joanna helped him a lot in his work.
Joanna was a very quiet and reserved student when she was in high school. She was good in her studies but use to hardly get involved in the extracurricular activities. Growing up wasn’t easy for Joanna as she was bullied a lot as a child. For further studies, after graduating from high school, she joined Baylor University. There she graduated with a degree in communication.
After her graduation from the Baylor’s University, she went to New York to do the internship in design.
Joanna and Chip Gaines have been married for last fourteen years and together the couple has four children. Joanna and Chip attended the same university but never met each other. Once Chip came to Joanna’s father automobile shop and he saw Joanna’s picture on the wall. It is said that he fell in love with her instantly.
After seeing Joanna’s picture in the shop, he met her in person and the couple started dating each other. They dated a couple of years and finally decided to tie a knot in 2013. The couple is very much in love and is living a very happy life together.
Joanna Gaines Career, Awards & Achievement
After finishing her internship in New York, Joanna Gaines started her career at the ‘All You Can Eat Buffet’. She worked there for many years and earned herself some money. Joanna is a very creative in nature and loves to explore and learn the art of designing. She is also a very hard working person.
Once when working with the buffet, she came across a boutique which inspired her to open her own boutique. Soon, she opened her own boutique in New York. At the time, she didn’t have any experience in interior design and even she didn’t have any qualification regarding design field. Her boutique was doing well and she gained a lot of recognition.
It was after opening the boutique, Joanna learned and gained some experience in interior designing. Her designs are usually simple and fresh. Her specialty is making old things look new and create a functional room which inspires others to own their space.
Joanna Gaines brought New York City whole new inspired ideas. This passion of hers and her husband’s experience, together they decided to remodel and flip homes. According to Joanna, she is the driver in her business and takes a lot of pride in her work. The couple has a perfect work-chemistry too and she respects her husband a lot.
Along with being a businesswoman, she is also a television star and is the host of HGTV’s ‘Fixer and Upper’. The couple did five seasons of the popular show and recently in September 2017, they decided to end the show. They told the main reason for quitting the show is to take care of her family. But according to some rumors, the couple is planning something bigger as far as their business is concerned.
Awards & Achievements
Joanna Gaines has never won any major awards in her life. She was nominated for ‘WIN Awards’ for ‘Outstanding Actress Reality Series’ for her show ‘Fixer and Upper’. Her biggest achievement would be setting up the business with no knowledge of interior designing.
Net Worth of Joanna Gaines
The estimated net worth of Joanna Gaines is approximately $1 million. Her earnings come from her show ‘Upper and Fixer’, their renovation projects, and by running ‘Magnolia’.
Joanna Gaines has achieved success in her life through her hard and sheer dedication. She is an attractive female with perfect body measurements who was facing some marital problems with her husband. Right now, things are under control and the couple is planning on taking their business one step further.