I grew up on a Welsh council estate but now make £300,000 a month & live in £2m mansion thanks to my X-rated side hustle
A MODEL who grew up on a council estate has revealed she now makes £300,000 a month sharing raunchy snaps on Solely Followers.
Sophie Dee, 38, has swapped a tiny village in Wales for Las Vegas the place she lives in a £2 million mansion, considered one of her three luxurious houses.
Sophie now as has over 12 million followers, drives a £120,000 Porsche and not too long ago splashed out £55,000 on cosmetic surgery.
However the mannequin’s extravagant life-style and Solely Followers success is a far cry from her upbringing in South Wales in a village that was a “mile lengthy – and everybody is aware of everybody’s enterprise”.
“We just about survived on welfare all through my childhood. My household lived on a rundown council estate,” she mentioned.
“We by no means had identify model merchandise in the home – even a bottle of Coca Cola was a deal with reserved for Christmas – and we had to put cash into the again of the TV once we needed to watch it.
“I went to college in my brother’s hand-me-downs and everybody knew that we have been poor.
She has been included on the first-ever Prime 50 content material creator checklist run by the enterprise journal Forbes.
Sophie began her profession out on the “hardcore side” of the grownup business having moved over to the US after a photographer defined she may make way more cash overseas.
But her dad “hated” the thought of “his little lady” taking her garments off for cash.
Whereas the folks in the village would mock her always now the mannequin says they’ve all “come crawling again to congratulate” her in current years.
“The entire household – my dad, step-mum and brother – hated it when I began out.
“No father desires this for his daughter but dad has since come round to the thought, and understands that that is a actual job.
“Earlier than I left the UK, folks in our village would stare and name me names.
“I went again to Wales not too long ago and the folks I used to know are doing the very same factor they have been 10 years in the past, but with a few extra youngsters in tow. In the meantime, I’m a millionaire.
“I do not know in the event that they comply with my OnlyFans, although I would not put it previous them, but a lot of them have gotten in contact to congratulate me, which is hilarious.”
Sophie, presently lives together with her boyfriend, Tyler, 36, and their six cats and three canines and commonly flies her household over to go to and covers all the prices.
But regardless of her riches she says “you are extra seemingly to see me sporting a look from Shein than Prada”.
“I do not like spending full value for luxurious vogue items, I assume it is one thing that has caught with me since childhood. When I do purchase them, it’s sometimes second-hand.”
“I’m cautious with my money too, placing a lot of cash in shares, bonds, my pension, crypto and in enterprise ventures.
“Once you develop up poor, there’s a feeling that sticks with you.”