St. Louis Fashion Blog Award Nominees Announced, Voting Open Through Friday
The second annual St. Louis Fashion Blog Awards will once again take place this season and the official nominee list has been announced on SaintLouisFashionWeek.com. The awards honor top talent within the fashion, personal style, lifestyle and design categories as part of its mission to highlight the large 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.
Each nominee has a chance to win in their category by both a judges’ vote and public vote (through Sept. 19) This year’s roster of judges include:
Jennifer Dulin Wiley (Executive Editor, ALIVE Magazine; Content Director, Saint Louis Fashion Week)
Sarah King (Owner, Blush Boutique)
Lauren Dunning (Public Relations Coordinator, Neiman Marcus Plaza Frontenac)
Lindsay Pattan (Marketing Manager & Digital Strategist, ALIVE Magazine; Director of Marketing, Saint Louis Fashion Week)
Elizabeth Hahn-Lawrence (Just Liv, Formerly of The Foundrie)
Stephanie Lynch (Social Media Content Director, Fleishman Hillard)
Kelly Malone (PR Director, Brown Shoe Company)
Christine Brennan (Social Strategy and Content, Famous Footwear)
Meet the 2014 nominees below and cast your vote now!
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.
BEST LIFESTYLE BLOG
The winning blog will be creative and innovative with a stylish blend of categories.
BEST WRITTEN BLOG
The winning blog will display the best use of language, most compelling writing, a unique perspective and innovative storytelling.
BEST BLOG DESIGN
The winning blog will be aesthetically pleasing and easy to navigate.
BEST USE OF PHOTOGRAPHY
The winning blog will possess compelling storytelling through beautiful images that are both unique and appropriate to content.
BEST USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA
The winning blog will foster an engaged network and produce best use of visual capabilities with consistent quality posting.
BEST BUDGET BLOG
The winning blog will best display budget friendly fashion and street style, that is also accessible to the reader.
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.
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.
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.
BEST SHOPPING CONTENT
The winning blog will display the best shopping content including shopping event coverage.
The winning blog will be new to the St. Louis blogging community since the consideration process began for the last year’s awards.
CRAVING A COMEBACK
The blogger you most wish will start blogging again.
BLOGGERS TO WATCH
Out of over 3,500 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
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
The Dandelion Girl
Educated Glamour Girl
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.
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.