- 1 Who is Nikki Blades?
- 2 How rich is she, as of now? Nikki Blades Net Worth
- 3 Early Life, Parents, Nationality, Ethnicity, Educational Background
- 4 Career Beginnings
- 5 Rise to Fame
- 6 TikTok, Twitter, and Merchandise Line
- 7 Radio Host and TV Appearances
- 8 Nikki’s Street Eats
- 9 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 10 Personal Life and Charity Work
Who is Nikki Blades?
Nikki Blades was born on 10 March 1989 under the zodiac sign of Pisces, in Oahu, Hawaii USA. She is a 32-year-old radio host, probably best recognized for hosting the morning show “Big Bay Mornings” on 99.7 NOW, and the podcast “No Chaser”. She is also a social media star, model, and entrepreneur, who runs her official Instagram account with more than 250,000 followers, as well as her official TikTok account on which she has over 45,000 followers.
— 𝕭𝖑𝖆𝖉𝖊𝖘 ⚔️ (@NikkiBlades) February 9, 2021
How rich is she, as of now? Nikki Blades Net Worth
As of mid-2021, Nikki Blades’ net worth is estimated at over $1 million, earned from being successfully involved in the fashion industry as a model, having worked for various fashion brands. She creates sponsored posts too, across her official social media accounts, which contribute to her wealth. Nikki also increases her fortune through hosting several radio programs.
Early Life, Parents, Nationality, Ethnicity, Educational Background
Nikki Blades spent one part of her childhood in her hometown of Oahu, until her family moved to California, where she was raised by her father, Edward Blades, and her mother, Nikoi Blades. The professions of her parents haven’t been revealed to the public; she has two brothers, and two sisters, holds American nationality, and belongs to a mixed ethnic group since she is of Hawaiian, Chinese and Filipino descent.
Regarding her education, Nikki attended Lowell High School, and upon matriculation, enrolled into the University of California, Los Angeles, from which she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2011.
While in college, Nikki Blades was invited to model for a photography class, which encouraged her to start pursuing a career as a professional model once she completed her studies. Soon afterwards, she launched her official Instagram account under the username ‘nikkiblades’, and started uploading her photos there, showing off her perfectly built body, which led her to gain more followers.
Rise to Fame
In no time, Nikki was spotted by several modeling agencies, and started getting offers to work as a model and make sponsored posts for many famous brands, including Purist Boutique, Hypebeast, and Kaimana beachwear, to name a few. She also began to appear in various advertising commercials, campaigns, magazines, and international publications, and was even featured in the top 10 Hometown Hotties by Maxim Magazine in 2014.
As her career developed, Nikki’s collaborations became more prominent, and she eventually became the brand ambassador for such companies as Adidas and Visual Apparel. She also worked on San Francisco, Los Angeles, and New York Fashion Weeks.
TikTok, Twitter, and Merchandise Line
Apart from Instagram, Nikki also runs her official TikTok account as well as her official Twitter account, both of which she uses to promote her projects. Moreover, she’s launched her own website, through which she sells her line of merchandise, including t-shirts, hoodies, sweatpants, baseball caps, and face masks.
Radio Host and TV Appearances
Thanks to her popularity, Nikki Blades got an opportunity to work as a radio host. In May 2018, she became the co-host with Lucas Gee of the morning program “The Morning Block Party” on Top 40/Rhythmic station KWIN-FM, located in Stockton-Modesto, California. In January 2021, she joined the morning radio show “Big Bay Mornings” on 99.7 NOW, alongside Bennie Russell and Greg Sherrell. Recently, she also started co-hosting the podcast “No Chaser”, with Timothy Chatarangsu and Ricky Shucks.
When it comes to TV, Nikki appeared in the second season of MTV’s comedy sketch and improv game show series “Wild ‘n Out”, the show “Official Popup” on the Lifestyle Network, and MYX-TV.
Nikki’s Street Eats
Nikki Blades is known for being a foodie, even producing her own project called Nikki’s Street Eats, and launched an Instagram account under the same username, on which she shares photos of interesting food she tries at local restaurants, and numerous recipes; so far she’ amassed almost 16,000 followers. She also has a Facebook page, and YouTube channel dedicated to food.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Nikki Blades has long blonde-dyed hair and dark brown eyes.
She stands at a height of 5ft 9ins (1.75m), her weight is around 130lbs (59kgs), while her vital statistics are 34-25-38, bra size 34D. Information about her dress size and shoe size isn’t available.
Personal Life and Charity Work
Nikki Blades tends to keep her personal life away from the eyes of the public, but she’s never been spotted with any guy, so there’s no information about her dating history, soit’s believed that she is single at the moment.
In her spare time, Nikki collaborates with several charitable organizations, such as Pride for PI and #HashtagLunchbag. She is the brand ambassador for Designing a Difference, a non-profit organization that helps people in the San Francisco area to find job opportunities.