Top Stories

Olivia Palermo Reveals Her Childhood Struggle with a Learning Disability

Olivia Palermo Reveals Her Childhood Struggle with a Learning Disability

Olivia Palermo is gorgeous on the cover of Cosmopolitan UK magazine’s June 2017 issue, on newsstands now!

Here’s what the 31-year-old socialite had to share with the mag:

On being labeled an “it” girl: “I’m not opposed to it. I have nothing to say other than we all evolve. I wear many hats these days!”

On childhood struggles: “You know, everything was a bit harder for me because I grew up with a learning disability. I don’t want to go into details but… what was wonderful is that people can be very creative in different ways. And we [she refers to her childhood friend Jonathan Simkhai, a designer, to whom she was close to at school] really strived to be creative and that really evolved as we got older… and not necessarily in school.”

On her fashion week schedule: “Honestly, my schedule is so tight. I have a show on the hour every hour, and appointments. So my priority is the designers and the collections. Of course, it’s nice to change once in a while, and support the designers, if you can, by changing, but there’s not always enough time in the day.”

The full interview appears in the June 2017 issue of Cosmopolitan, on sale now!

Just Jared on Facebook
olivia palermo cosmopolitan uk june 2017 01
olivia palermo cosmopolitan uk june 2017 02
olivia palermo cosmopolitan uk june 2017 03

Credit: Cosmopolitan / Max Abadian
Posted to: Magazine, Olivia Palermo

JJ Links Around The Web

  • Katt Williams reportedly isn't cooperating with police in his gun investigation - TMZ
  • Dylan Sprouse had tons of support at the premiere of his new movie - Just Jared Jr
  • Josh Groban reacts to being the subject of one of Katy Perry's hit songs - TooFab
  • The reviews are in for Joaquin Phoenix's new movie - Lainey Gossip
  • This YouTuber just bravely came out as bisexual - Just Jared Jr
  • Justin Bieber is perfectly healthy - Gossip Cop
  • Cap canuck

    oh sorry to hear that ,stupid bitch .She was an asshole on the City .Based on a tv show where goth kids where not there.

  • Chicken_Paprikash

    Who on earth is this vacant woman?

  • Amywguzman

    Google is paying 97$ per hour! Work for few hours and have longer with friends & family! !mj106:
    On tuesday I got a great new Land Rover Range Rover from having earned $8752 this last four weeks.. Its the most-financialy rewarding I’ve had.. It sounds unbelievable but you wont forgive yourself if you don’t check it
    ➽➽;➽➽ http://GoogleFinancialJobsCash106HomeDataGetPay$97Hour… ★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★:::::!mj106:….,……..