Char Defrancesco - Updated May 2024

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Char Defrancesco

Char Defrancesco is an American model, entrepreneur, interior designer, and occasional actor. Char Defrancesco is famous for dating famous fashion designer, Marc Jacobs.

Early Life

Char Defrancesco was born Charly, on March 8, 1981. Currently, his age is 41 years old and his zodiac sign is Pisces. He spent his childhood and young years between the USA and Switzerland. Moreover, he studied at a high school in New York and also studied for some time in Switzerland.

His father’s name is not given but his mother’s name is Sonya Hallmark. Sadly, his parents divorced when he was 3 years old. He has a brother named Jonathan Defrancesco and two half-siblings, Jamie Stoltz (brother) and Jennifer Stoltz (sister). Further, he believes in and follows Christianity.

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Caption: Char Defrancesco’s picture with his grandmother. Source: Instagram

Char Defrancesco – Net Worth 2022

He earns most of his wealth through his modeling career and his business. However, as per sources, his net worth as of 2021 is around $1 million – $5 million.

Career and Professional Life

Char began in the fashion world with the launch of his clothing store targeting hip and trendy dad fashion. But, unfortunately, the store shuttered when the economy collapsed. Then, he moved to New York where he thrived as a model but later returned to Los Angeles and worked as a bartender.

At a point in his career, one of his relationships ended bitterly. The breakup inspired him to do better and work harder. Further, as he always showed off his physique in tight boxers and underwear, he was often called an underwear model.

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Caption: Char Defrancesco posing for a photo. Source: Instagram

When his professional life was still in its early stages, he did some research and made his candles out of coconut wax. Therefore, he now owns the candle collection ‘Get Lit by Char’ that includes two candles, Lit and Bae. Its 3 signature candle products, Lit, Rich, and Bae became a success.

He is also known as ‘Hot Candle Maker’, as he runs the website named “” which deals in selling designer candles. Moreover, he is also an actor and appeared in 1 episode of the drama, mystery web series ‘Sense8’ in 2017. And, he also appeared in ‘Girls Cruise (2019).’

Brand Endorsements

Char has done brand endorsements for several brands such as:

  • Chanel (2017)
  • Canary Yellow (2017)
  • H&M (2018)
  • Sephora (2018)
  • Moschino (2018)
  • OEUVRES NYC (2019)
  • Jimmy Choo (2019)
  • Louis Vuitton (2019)
  • Christian Louboutin (2019)
  • HYPEBEAST (2019)
  • Blood Manor Haunted House NYC (2019)
  • Hello Critter Care (2019)

Relationship Status

Char is gay and on April 6, 2019, Charly and his boyfriend, Marc Jacobs tied the knot. They had a lavish wedding and tied the knot in complementary green suits. Everyone was surprised when Arc proposed to Charly via a flash mob in Chipotle and the pair has become a hot topic in the fashion world ever since. The two share a strong and amazing bond. Additionally, the two started seeing each other in late 2015.

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Caption: Char Defrancesco and his husband, Marc’s picture on their wedding day. Source: Instagram

Body Measurements

Char Defrancesco appears to be quite tall and has a muscular body figure. He has a well-maintained and sexy body physique. Therefore, his chest-waist-hip measurements are 42-30-36 inches respectively. In addition, his shoe size number is 8. Likewise, he is 5 feet 11 inches tall and his weight is 75 kilos. His looks are complemented by a set of grey eyes and brown hair. Further, he has numerous tattoos on his body.

Char Defrancesco – Social Media

Char Defrancesco has gained over 136K followers on his ‘@chardefrancesco’ Instagram account. And his Twitter account has gained over 3K followers.