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Lynn Ban Net Worth: How Rich is the Bling Empire Star Actually?



Lynn Ban Net Worth

Lynn Ban is a Singapore-born American jewelry designer. She has designed unique pieces for many A-list celebrities including Rihana and Beyonce. Ban became famous after collaborating with renowned Hollywood stars like Madonna, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, Gwen Stefani, Lorde, and Kate Moss. She is also recognized for her appearance in the Netflix series, Bling Empire: New York. As of 2023, Lynn Ban net worth is estimated to be around $6 million.

Who is Lynn Ban?

Full Name Lynn Ban
Date of Birth May 27, 1973
Age 49 years old
Born Place Singapore
Profession Jewelry designer
Net Worth $6 million
Husband Jett Kain

Lynn Ban is a stylish and charismatic jewelry designer from Singapore. She previously worked in the fashion industry and retail vintage couture. Initially, she designed jewelry for herself and her first jewelry collection was picked by department and retail stores such as Barneys, Dover Street Market, and Maxfield.

Lynn Ban was born on May 27, 1973, in Singapore. Her parents currently live in the Orchard Road area. Lynn’s father, David ban is a property tycoon who works as the executive director of Venus Assets. Similarly, her mother, Patricia is a certified gemologist who nurtured her love of fashion. However, her mom left her career to focus on her kids’ upbringing.

Her father also launched a Japanese eatery, Genki Sushi in Hong Kong and Singapore. Lynn and her family frequently traveled to different places due to her father’s job who was working as a banker at that time. Lynn grew up with her younger sister. She was a teenager when her family returned to Singapore. Lynn studied at the Gallatin School for Individualised Studies and graduated in art history and literature. 

Lynn Ban Net Worth & Career


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Following her graduation, Lynn decided to settle permanently in New York City. In 2002, she launched her collection,  Lynn Ban Vintage at Barneys New York. At that time, she sold vintage couture from Chanel and Valentino. Lynn ran the vintage until she initiated her eponymous custom jewelry line in 2011. Ban got a big break after her designed cuff was spotted on Barbadian pop star, Rihanna while she was performing on American Idol.

Later, her designed jewelry reached out to other renowned celebrities from the music industry. Her celebrity clientele includes from pop queen Madonna to known rapper, Post Malone. Ban mainly focuses on creating a statement piece that was not been seen before. Likewise, she wants to design a piece that would be timeless bold yet functional. Ban’s most extravagant pieces include a custom gemstone encrusted full finger claw ring which has a 10-carat emerald as its centerpiece.

Lynn’s jewelry can cost beyond five figures and can be found at Club 21’s flagship boutique at Singapore’s Fours Seasons Hotel. Ban also became popular on Instagram where she regularly provides a glimpse of her unique sartorial choices. Ban was approached by TV producer, Jeff Jenkins at the end of 2021 to be a part of Netflix’s show, Bling Empire. Jeff was searching for cast members for the spin-off series, Bling Empire and he thought Ban would perfectly fit into it.

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Ban, upon getting an offer from Bling Empire became excited as she was apprehensive about being filmed 24/7. She took it as an exciting opportunity as she has also done many photo shoots and interviews. Lynn is also a fan of Taiwanese-American businesswoman, Christine Chiu. She eventually agreed to be a part of the show and started filming from January to March 2022. Some other stars to appear on the show are Dorothy Wang, Tina Leung, Richard Chang, Blake Abbie, Stephen Hung, and Vika.

While filming for the Netflix series, she forgot about the cameras and thought to show her real personality. Though, her biggest challenge became her wardrobe as she felt difficulty deciding what to wear. The much-awaited Netflix series started premiering on January 20, 2023. The reality show offers viewers a glimpse of the wealthy cast members’ personal and professional life.

Lynn Ban’s Husband & Personal Life

Jett Kain Net Worth

Lynn Ban is married to Jett Kain who previously worked as an MTV reporter and producer. She met Jett for the first time at a New Year’s Eve party in 1994. Jett took the first step and approached Lynn for her number who was dancing in high heels and a very short skirt. However, she gave him the wrong number. After a few months, they met again at a dinner event that was hosted by mutual friends. A couple of years later, they tied the knot.

In the late 2000s, the pair welcomed a son named Sebastian.  Their teenage son is currently studying at a boarding school in London. Jett is also her business partner who handles the press and marketing of Lynn Ban Jewelry. She even considers her husband instrumental in the establishment of their brand.

Lynn Ban Net Worth

Lynn Ban has earned an estimated net worth of $5 million as of 2023. She has amassed impressive wealth from her high-end clientele and luxurious jewelry brand. Lynn is expected to be making a million dollars in a year through her jewelry business.

Some facts about Lynn Ban

  • She studied art history and literature at the Gallatin School for Individualised Studies.
  • After graduating, she moved to New York and launched “Lynn Ban Vintage”.
  • She has worked with famous celebrities like Post Malone, Madonna, Katy Perry, Gwen Stefani, and Taylor Swift.
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