The Blonde Salad was created in 2009 by Chiara Ferragni and Riccardo Pozzoli, and developed gradually from being an outfit blog to a fashion & travel magazine right through to now being to a highly reputable digital platform offering 360 degrees lifestyle experience.
The Blonde Salad is a lifestyle brand that through its channels creates fresh and interesting daily content to inspire its audience. The Blonde Salad’s key objectives is to encourage, creatively urge and get inspired by all the people around the globe through fashion, trends, beauty secrets and lifestyle tips. Always looking for something new and refreshingly different, The Blonde Salad family, under the creative direction of Chiara Ferragni, is a multi-talented team who can multi-task and wear many different hats.
L.A. based Wendy Nguyen of wendyslook.com has over 500,000 Twitter followers, 650,000 YouTube channel subscribers and large Pinterest fan base.
While other bloggers have expanded their blogs into new verticals, like travel or interior design, Nguyen has stayed faithful to the classic format: posting outfit photos several times per week.
Wendy is an inspiration for those with a tough start to life through foster care and illustrates that you can either let the past drag you down or be all the stronger and focused on the future, lifestyle choices wise. It is clear that Wendy, in addition to fashion, remains passionate about juvenile justice and the homeless after having graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology at the University of California, Berkeley, USA.
Wendy finds inspirations in art, nature, culture, architecture, food, people, and music. And for Wendy, fashion is a compilation of all that. Fashion is a vehicle for Wendy to play with shapes and colours in order to uncover her personal style.
22-year-old Swiss model/blogger Kristina Bazan and brand ambassador for L’Oreal Paris has in excess of 2 million subscribers, boasts the highest Facebook following of any blogger on this list, and has more than 2.3 million Instagram follower. She’s also dear to the heart of high-end brands such as Louis Vuitton Dior, Balmain, Dolce &Gabbana, Yves Saint Laurent, Mango, Guess, Jimmy Chooand Valentino.
Founded in 2011, Kayture is the leading blog of it’s kind in Switzerland, and one of the biggest names worldwide thanks to it’s vast international reach. By concentrating on editorial-quality posts, Kayture gained a unique and leading reputation in the fashion industry, and was featured on major magazines like Vogue, GQ and Cosmopolitan.
Constantly on her travels around the world, Kristina shares her love for beauty, fashion and lifestyle, on a daily blog basis with millions of followers, sharing her reverie, profuse and richly colourful world with her large worldwide fan base.
The multi-tasking Kristina wears multiple hats. She is a model, singer, influencer, stylist, and creative director. Kristina embodies the European elegant and luxurious style, by wearing and working with a very selective variety of high-end brands.
29-year old Aimee Song, is an L.A.-based interior designer, was one of the first bloggers to rise to celebrity with her blog, songofstyle.com.
Aimee remains one of the top bloggers with large website traffic, approximately 3.5 million instagram followers, strong Pinterest page and popular YouTube presence. In addition, Aimee has apparel and jewellery lines.
A stylist by trade, Chriselle Lim of thechrisellefactor.com is one of the most influential and leading fashion voices on YouTube, with more than half a million subscribers and over 29 million views, and also generates some impressive traffic on her website.
Chriselle launched her blog in 2011 to chronicle her daily musings and personal style, and her high-quality editorials have attracted top-tier collaborators such as Bvlgari, Estée Lauder, and Viktor & Rolf. Presently, Lim blogs about beauty, interior design and fashion.
Chrisellegoal is to empower and inspire women all over the world and help them discover their true beauty and confidence they need to feel beautiful.
Chriselle further aims to encourage, educate, and inspire all women across the globe. She inspires women worldwide through her personal style, runway trends, beauty secrets, and fashion tips and tricks.
Chriselle is currently one of the most influential tastemakers on the worldwide web, and if her addicting daily musings are any indication, the best blogs have still to come.
29 year-old Julie Sariñana, 29, is based in L.A., and started her blog in 2009, as a creative outlet her inspirations, thoughts and personal style and experiences.
Julie has approximately 3.5 million instagram followers, as well as a popular Pinterest account; and daily chronicles her travel adventures and life to inspire and motivate her large following.
If attending exclusive events, posing for ad campaigns, and blogging from Fashion Week doesn’t keep the multi-tasking Jules occupied enough, she also designs quirky screen print tees emblazoned with inspiring sayings.
As a worldwide renowned blogger, Jules is recognisable for her casual and accessible style, and line of t-shirts with inspirational quotes and industry-centric quips. Jules lives by the motto ‘Dream, Believe, Achieve’ and encourages her readers to do so too. In addition to Sincerely, Jules, she is the Creative Director for Shop Sincerely Jules, an eclectic, clean, and chic clothing line.
23 year-old Julia Engel of San Francisco launched her galmeetsglam.com blog in 2011 as a junior in college and turned it into a full-time business in late 2013.
Julie went to the University of the Pacific in Stockton, CA and I majored in Business with a concentration in Marketing.
Julia has amassed a large audience across Pinterest, Instagram and especially her own website, and is a source for inspiration that covers everything from fashion and beauty to home and travel.
The thing about Julia’s success story is that it is still being written and daily brings a new adventure or opportunity, that’s what is so exciting and thrilling for her large following.
Nicole Warne from Sydney, Australia, launched garypeppergirl.com to model and write, and is highly regarded in the fields of fashion, digital, e-commerce, social media, and collaborating with brands as a creative director, social media and brand consultant, digital strategist and influencer.
In 2011, she turned her attention full-time to blogging, gracing the covers for Lucky, ElleAustralia, Nylon and Net-a-Porter’s The Edit, and collaborating with such prestigious names as Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, L’Oreal, Valentino and Chopard along the way.
Nicole’s creative skill set, sharp focus on high-quality content and innate eye for detail is highly sought after and she is part of industry lists such as FORBES ’30 Under 30′ Asia, Business of Fashion ‘#BoF500: The People Shaping the Global Industry’ and Porter Magazine’s ‘100 Incredible Women’.
She has also added presenting to her list of skills, as the host for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia, as well as featuring as a guest on numerous commercial television networks.Nicole has been a part of the judging panel for the 2015 Australian Fashion Film Awards, the Australian BT Emerging Fashion Designer Award as well as the Calvin Klein Accessories International Design School Project Award.She became the first digital influencer in the world to sign with IMG’s Talent Division.
L.A. native Nicolette Mason is a freelance creative consultant, contributing editor at Marie Claire, and pens nicolettemason.com blog, where she shares personal style snaps, travel, and uses her blog to discuss issues surrounding body image, sexuality and race.
Nicolette has contributed to numerous leading publications including Marie Claire, Vogue Italia, Brooklyn Magazine, The L Magazine, Refinery29, Glamour Italy, and more. She has partnered with brands like ModCloth, Addition Elle and Target on the heralded launch of their plus-size brand, Ava & Viv; and
featured on The Today Show, Good Morning America, New York Live, The New York Times, New York Magazine, Time Out New York, Vogue Italia, Teen Vogue, Lucky Magazine, Glamour Magazine, Refinery29, Elle Decor, and many more.
She may not have the highest follower counts on this list of top bloggers, but she’s a highly sought after talent and worthy of her large following.
Margaret Zhang of shinebythree.com’s work has been recognised as shaping the international fashion industry by the Business of Fashion BoF500 Index, and ELLE Magazine’s Best Digital Influencer of The Year Award.
Margaret is a writer, stylist, photographer, and creative director, completing her Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Laws at The University of Sydney.
Since 2009, Margaret from Sydney, Australia, has worked with global brands including Lexus, UNIQLO, Swarovski, Swisse, Clinique, Louis Vuitton and Matches in a wide range of content and consulting capacities.Margaret’s photography, styling, and creative direction have been employed by the likes of L’Officiel, Harper’s BAZAAR, NYLON, Buro24/7, and ELLE.
When she’s not updating her very popular blog, Margaret is styling (and sometimes shooting) editorials for the likes of Marie Claire and Harper’s Bazaar Australia, or consulting for other leading top-end brands.