Kanye West graced the cover of Forbes in a profile about his billion-dollar fashion brand, Yeezy, and the rapper's artistic visions. What really caught readers' attention in the article, though, was the obscene amount of money it takes to keep West's $60 million Calabasas mansion pristine.
Kim Kardashian West showed off their family home in a Vogue 73 Questions video interview and a follow-up house tour via Instagram Story. The internet was confused by the immaculate cleanliness of a home with four young children — plus luxurious elements such as a massive flat-screen TV that sank into the floor and custom-made sinks that are more like a work of abstract art than a bathroom appliance.
The Kardashian-West "minimal monastery" has sparked Twitter debates about wealth and whether the multimillion-dollar home is appropriate.
In a Vogue 73 Questions video interview, Kardashian showed off their pristine mansion.
She described her family's home as a "minimal monastery," despite having four children under the age of six. Fans were puzzled at the state of her aesthetically striking home that we now know requires expensive and intense maintenance. After learning the lengths that the famous family go to to keep their possessions looking on-brand, some people on Twitter believe it is an inappropriate display of their wealth.