Kim Kardashian Makes the Perfect Choice for Elle UK’s Confidence Issue: See All 3 Covers

Kim Kardashian on the cover of Elle UK
Elle UK magazine nailed it with Kim Kardashian as the cover star for January 2015's "The Confidence Issue."  Jean Baptiste Mondino

Give that editor a raise! 

Being the queen of glowing selfies and buck-naked Internet-breaking photo shoots makes Kim Kardashian the only legitimate choice to front Elle UK's "Confidence Issue." On one cover (yes, there are three), shot by Jean-Baptiste Mondino, the reality star-turned-mogul, 34, chows down on a cupcake wearing satin boy shorts, displaying a glimpse of her abs in a striped crop top. 

 

According to the magazine, the poster girl for self-esteem makes $3,000 an hour, earns 20 new social media followers a minute, and she has "through her unerring self-belief, redefined our perception of body beautiful." 

PHOTOS: Kim's best booty moments 

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Jean Baptiste Mondino

Another shot features North West's mom posing in a white shirt dress with a bold waist belt. The British fashion glossy also notes, "She had to work hard to achieve self-esteem, and the resilience to face her critics," and she'll be discussing how she did it, her husband Kanye West, and more in the January 2015 issue.  

A final shot features the globetrotter channeling her inner biker babe in a leather moto jacket, a white bodysuit, and a tight black pencil skirt. 

 

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Jean Baptiste Mondino

Kardashian’s latest cover couldn’t have been more timely or appropriate, after she virtually shut the Internet down with a full-frontal nude spread for Paper magazine. “[I have] an even better body after having the baby than I did before,” Kardashian said on Australia’s 2DAY FM shortly after the steamy shoot went public. “I’m very confident about [my body]. It was just a little token before I have to go through [pregnancy] again.”

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