Bloggers

Each season, Saint Louis Fashion Week works with over 100 local, regional and national influencers through the STLFW VIP Blogger Experience. Over 500 bloggers apply to be included in the series, which features the Well Dressed Midwest VIP Blogger Lounge, an exclusive Tour of St. Louis presented by Explore St. Louis and Fun Tyme Limousine, Caleres Blogger Event and all STLFW shows and parties. Scroll down to meet the official Bloggers of #STLFW, St. Louis Fashion Blog Awards Judges and past participants.

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BLOGGERS OF #STLFW

2014 ST. LOUIS FASHION BLOG AWARDS

The St. Louis Fashion Blog Awards honor top talent within the fashion, personal style, lifestyle and design categories as part of its mission to highlight the impressive influencer community of the St. Louis region. Over 75 bloggers will be considered through public nomination, garnering thousands of social media impressions as an integral portion of the Saint Louis Fashion Week lineup. Official winners in both the judges and people’s choice categories will be announced at the St. Louis Fashion Blog Awards on Friday, September 26. The community’s top influencers will be awarded in categories including photography, content innovation and web design.

Meet the 2014 St. Louis Fashion Blog Awards Nominees

BEST FASHION BLOG

The winning blog will cover fashion news both local and national and create original content focusing on all aspects of fashion, not limited to street style.

A Curated Man
Wicked Wallflower
Weird Cult(ure)
That Darn Rachel
Latoya Elnora
BombPop

BEST LIFESTYLE BLOG

The winning blog will be creative and innovative with a stylish blend of categories.

City In A Jar
Light Sleeper, Heavy Dreamer
Oh, Julia Ann
The Daily Wild
Design Daredevil
Cupcake Crystal
A Colorful Chaos
Creature Type
A Little Slice of Pye
The Cubicle Chick
A Drop In The Ocean

BEST WRITTEN BLOG

The winning blog will display the best use of language, most compelling writing, a unique perspective and innovative storytelling.

Camp Patton
Oh, Julia Ann
Light Sleeper, Heavy Dreamer
Weird Cult(ure)
The Daily Wild
A Colorful Chaos
City In A Jar
Mindful Closet

BEST BLOG DESIGN

The winning blog will be aesthetically pleasing and easy to navigate.

Camp Patton
A Colorful Chaos
Design Daredevil
Bangles and Bungalows
Creature Type
A Curated Man
Style Every Day

BEST USE OF PHOTOGRAPHY

The winning blog will possess compelling storytelling through beautiful images that are both unique and appropriate to content.

The Daily Wild
City In A Jar
Economy of Style
A Curated Man
A Little Slice of Pye
A Drop In The Ocean

BEST USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA

The winning blog will foster an engaged network and produce best use of visual capabilities with consistent quality posting.

Honey and Denim
More Pieces of Me
Economy of Style
Bangles and Bungalows
Fox & Gypsy
A Curated Man
St. Louis In Style
Hippie Trash
The Cubicle Chick

BEST BUDGET BLOG

The winning blog will best display budget friendly fashion and street style, that is also accessible to the reader.

Economy of Style
Oh Julia Ann
Style Every Day
Style Cassentials

BEST BEAUTY BLOG

The winning blog will have the best beauty focused content. The judging team will consider the following: tutorials, reviews, product features and giveaways.

The Kelsey Wolf Blog
Beauty and the Brain
Cupcake Crysta
Stilettos On Sunday
Hello Beauty Blog
Letoya Elnora
Gadden Rose

BEST PERSONAL STYLE BLOG

The winning blog will present a fresh take on everyday style with an authentic twist. The consistency and quality of looks will be considered.

A Curated Man
The Wicked Wallflower
City In A Jar
Fox & Gypsy
Love.Style.Transform
The Ruby Zipper
Hippie Trash
Kristi Pinkham

BEST EVENT HOST

The winning blogger will be a charismatic host with the most interesting event content, highest level brand collaborations and ability to drive people to events.

City In A Jar
The Ruby Zipper
Joy & Cake
St. Louis In Style
Christia Deshields

BEST SHOPPING CONTENT

The winning blog will display the best shopping content including shopping event coverage.

Joy & Cake
Everyday Fancy
Oh Julia Ann
Light Sleeper, Heavy Dreamer
Preppy Christian
Hantastic
Stylin’ In St. Louis
Style Cassentials
Mindful Closet
The Look By Keo

BEST NEWCOMER

The winning blog will be new to the St. Louis blogging community since the consideration process began for the last year’s awards.

Weird Cult(ure)
Hippie Trash
Modern Femme
Stilettos On Sunday
A Colorful Chaos
Gemini June Moon
Molded By Clay
Gadden Rose

CRAVING A COMEBACK

The blogger you most wish will start blogging again.

Garnets and Sapphires
Rose a la Mode
Learn To Rock It

BLOGGERS TO WATCH

Out of over 3500 nominations we identify these influencers as bloggers to watch. Vote on who you think will be St. Louis’ next rising star.

Bubbling With Elegance and Grace
Kia’s Fashion Confectionery
Hipster Hijabis
Bringing Up Bust Form
Educated Glamour Girl
All Things E
Lace and Dagger
Styled By Larinda
Styled By Dede
Something Old, Something New
Molded By Clay
Moda Christia
The Dandelion Girl
Educated Glamour Girl
HannahViolin
Mind of a Fashionista

BEST VIDEO BLOG/VLOG

The winning blog will possess the best use of original video content. Must be involved in production process to be eligible. Media interviews not to be considered in judging.

Gadden Rose
Beauty and the Brain
Latoya Elnora
Hello Beauty Blog

BLOG OF THE YEAR

The winning blog will be a well-rounded blog featuring beautiful photography, excellent taste, writing, fashion sense and blog design. The blog of the year will capture an overall theme that remains consistent to their overall vision.

Creature Type
Oh Julia Ann
Style Cassentials
The Preppy Christian
Fox & Gypsy
A Curated Man

Find a full list of 2014 winners here.

2014 JUDGES

Kelly Malone (Internal and External Communications, Brown Shoe Company)
Kendall Ford (Senior Account Executive, Beauty, Siren Public Relations, Inc.)
Jennifer Dulin Wiley (Executive Editor, ALIVE Magazine)
Sarah King (Owner, Blush Boutique)
Justin Whaley (Communications Coordinator, Boxers Inc. & Beverly Hill; Freelance Fashion Writer)
Stephanie Lynch (Vice President, Social Media Content Director, Fleishman Hillard)
Christine Brennan (Social Strategy and Content, Famous Footwear)
Lauren Dunning (Public Relations Coordinator, Neiman Marcus Plaza Frontenac)
Lindsay Pattan (Program Director, Well Dressed Midwest/Midwest Influencer Network)
Elizabeth Hahn-Lawrence (Just Liv, Formerly of The Foundrie)
Jimmy Lesch (Associate Publisher, Vital VOICE)

OFFICIAL RULES

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2013 BLOGGER WINNERS

The small but mighty fashion blogging community in St. Louis was a force in 2013. With a group of nearly 40 bloggers, we thought it was time to call out some of our city’s best new influencers. It’s been said that STL is going through a fashion resurgence and it’s clear that this community has had something to do with it. By sharing the content and programming revolving around fashion in St. Louis, our local fashion bloggers play a vital role in amplifying our message. Meet last year’s winners.

BEST FASHION BLOG

OFFICIAL WINNER:

Fox and Gypsy

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Bomb Pop

BEST LIFESTYLE BLOG

OFFICIAL WINNER:

The Daily Wild

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Light Sleeper Heavy Dreamer

BEST NEWCOMER

OFFICIAL WINNER:

No Shorts, No Losses

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Bubbling with Elegance and Grace

BEST EVENT HOST/PERSONALITY

OFFICIAL WINNER:

Heartland Underdog

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Joy and Cake

BEST BUDGET BLOG

OFFICIAL WINNER + PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Economy of Style

BEST PERSONAL STYLE

OFFICIAL WINNER:

Wicked Wallflower

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Bubbling With Elegance and Grace

BEST WRITING

OFFICIAL WINNER + PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Oh, Julia Ann

BEST BEAUTY BLOG

OFFICIAL WINNER + PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Beauty and The Brain

BEST DELIVERY OF PERSONAL STYLE

OFFICIAL WINNER:

Fox and Gypsy

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Style Cassentials

BEST SITE DESIGN

OFFICIAL WINNER:

Bangles and Bunalows

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Light Sleeper, Heavy Dreamer

BEST USE OF PHOTOGRAPHY

OFFICIAL WINNER:

City in a Jar

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

The Kelsey Wolfe Blog

BEST BRAND COLLABORATIONS

OFFICIAL WINNER:

Heartland Underdog

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Joy and Cake

BEST USE OF FACEBOOK

OFFICIAL WINNER:

St Louis in Style

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Bangles and Bungalows

BEST USE OF INSTAGRAM

OFFICIAL WINNER + PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Heartland Underdog

BEST USE OF TWITTER

OFFICIAL WINNER:

Style Every Day

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Bangles and Bungalows

BEST USE OF PINTEREST

OFFICIAL WINNER:

Mint Julep 87

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Light Sleeper, Heavy Dreamer

CRAVING A COMEBACK

PEOPLE’S CHOICE:

Lace & Dagger

2013 BLOGGERS OF # STLFW