Six Influential Personalities
Instagram has become a fashion conduit for millions. The following are six noteworthy Instagrammers who may inspire your sartorial senses this season:
1. Brandon Maxwell, fashion designer and creative director
High-profile women such as Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey and Jennifer Aniston wear Maxwell’s flawlessly tailored and luxurious garments.
2. Aimee Song, style blogger, vlogger and author
Song is a blogger-turned-entrepreneur who made both The New York Times Best-Seller and Forbes’ “30 Under 30” lists. Her blog’s aesthetic is tastefully crafted, without the pervasive egocentrism of many social media handles.
3. Scott Schuman, fashion photographer
Schuman’s blog skillfully links the realm of high fashion to street quotidian life via eye-catching pictorials of stylish people on the go around the world. His work has been featured in GQ and Vogue Paris and is part of the permanent collections of the Victoria & Albert Museum and the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography.
4. Giovanna Battaglia Engelbert, fashion editor, creative director and author
Engelbert’s joie de vivre is evident in her blog, chronicling her glamorous runway front-row/behind-the-scenes insider career. Her playful style and non-pretentious boldness resonate with many.
5. The Beehive, Atlanta’s first local designer collective
“Handmade. Modern. Made local.” This one-of-a-kind boutique features Georgia brands and designers exclusively. Ranking on USA Today’s 10 Best local shopping guide, Beehive’s unique and eclectic items in apparel, skin care, and specialty jewelry and accessories will have your friends inquiring where you shop.
6. Celai West, print and runway model
At only 10 years old, she has already modeled for New York Fashion Week, Disney, Amazon and Target; and jointly with her parents, she launched a kids’ T-shirt line named The Chatty Chick. Beauty and talent aside, what is most impressive about Celai is how she inspires girls to be authentic.