6 Local Instagram Fashionistas to Follow
Feeling like you’re in a fashion funk but adopting what’s flaunted in trendy Vogue photo shoot spreads isn’t quite your speed? Get inspired by these Instagram influencers to discover what’s cool and hot in the Valley’s fashion and lifestyle scenes.
On Instagram: @NicoleCDenton
Day job: Creative director at Pyxl, a digital marketing firm.
Describe your style: My style is best described as simple, chic and attainable. I tend to gravitate toward neutrals with a pop of color every once in a while. And while I love getting all dolled up, you can also catch me in pretty casual looks on the weekends.
Your fashion icon: Audrey Hepburn
Favorite quote: “I like my money right where I can see it: Hanging in my closet.” —Carrie Bradshaw
Blog or website: WorkWearWander.com
On Instagram: @caitlinclairexo
Day job: Law school grad turned full-time blogger
Describe your style: Bohemian with a touch of feminine.
Your fashion icon: Diane Kruger can do no wrong!
Favorite quote: “Oh hell, Caitlin, just do it!” —my dad
Blog or website: TheDashofDarling.com
On Instagram: @cynthiasassi
Day job: Founder of FabulousArizona.com
Describe your style: Less is more. I love keeping things super simple. For example, a classic black dress with a pop of color in a shoe, necklace or jacket.
Your fashion icon: Jennifer Aniston. She always has a simple, clean and classy look.
Favorite quote: “Work hard and be nice to people.”
Blog or website: FabulousArizona.com
On Instagram: @sakuraconsidine
Day job: Co-Founder/Creative director at Bloguettes
Describe your style: Casual chic. I love to mix femininity with everyday wear!
Your fashion icon: I love fashion blogger Negin Mirsalehi.
Favorite quote: “Do your thing and don’t care if they like it.” —Tina Fey
Blog or website: SomethingSakura.com
On Instagram: @themelissalifestyle
Day job: Donor program coordinator
Describe your style: My style definitely resembles my California roots. I love flowy dresses and comfy T-shirts. I stay away from trendy pieces and stick to what looks good on my body type.
Your fashion icon: Actress Jamie Chung
Favorite quote: “Life is too short for boring clothes.”
Blog or website: TheMelissaLifestyle.com
Lorena Garcia Rodriguez Defrates
On Instagram: @callmeloré
Day job: Bloguettes Co-Founder/Director of business operations
Describe your style: Classic and timeless
Your fashion icon: Olivia Palermo
Favorite quote: “If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.”
Blog or website: CallMeLoré.com