Denver: a fashion hub with a 'personality' of its own, reads a celebrated headline found on CNN.com. Denver, CO is happy to be called a fashion hub. We'll take it. Thank you very much!
"The words Colorado and haute couture aren't regularly heard in the same sentence. Yet the state is home to a growing number of hip designers and business savvy fashion industry leaders who are working to develop the region's style reputation," states Chloe Veltman in the opening of her recent Colorado Public Radio interview with stylist /writer Georgia Benjou and Denver designer Stephanie Ohnmacht. Ohnmacht is currently a contestant on Tim Gunn's Project Runway: Under the GUNN.
Also recognized as a cultural hot spot and travel destination for millions of people annually, Denver is far from a "cowtown". For a unique take on style, follow these Denver-based fashion bloggers on Instagram and discover Denver designers, hairstylists, makeup artists, style consultants, on- trend fashion inspiration, where to shop local, exciting events and so much more. If you are a blogger living in the Denver Metro Area and would like to be added to this list, please feel free to email us your Instagram handle and website information. Most bloggers on this list were found on IG using the hashtags #DenverStyle, #DenverFashion and #DenverBlogger. Enjoy.
COUTUREcolorado @couturecolorado: Couturecolorado provides women with their daily dose of inspiration while shinning the light on one-of-a-kind Colorado businesses. Website: http://www.couturecolorado.com
Fashion Denver @fashiondenverstyle: With a wealth of talented local designers and fashion community builders in Denver, the mile high city is on the rise as a style scene all of its own. Created as a way to unite local designers with both the public and each other, Brandi Shigley's Fashion Denver works to build networks, create business relationships, and allow the fashion industry to flourish. On Instagram, Fashion Denver posts pictures of people with great style around town. Website: http://fashiondenver.com
First Class Fashionista @firstclassfashionista: First Class Fashionista is a top celebrity lifestyle, fashion and beauty blogazine founded by Lonza Dennis and written by a passionate team of creative, fashion savvy bloggers. At “First Class Fashionista”, fashion is a lifestyle! Launched in 2007, FCF has been uniquely designed to meet the needs of today’s Fashionista who likes to keep up with the celebrity lifestyle and the latest entertainment news while shopping the hottest designer fashions. Supporting the local fashion scene since 2009, the mission of FCF is to make a difference in the community by supporting and showcasing local talent and small business. Website: http://www.firstclassfashionista.com
Kitschybelle @kitschybelle_: Krystabelle's style and music blog features Denver boutiques, designers and events. Website: http://kitschybelle.com
Studio 9720 @studio9720: Colorado natives and best friends since a math class in college, Merida and Kelsey love Denver fashion and the people in it’s community. They say the talent that lies here is almost as great as the mountains seen from their windows. These fun ladies have an affinity for photography and independent boutiques. Website: http://www.studio9720.com
321 Chic @321chic: Heather Okimoto is a stylist who shares her personal looks and stylish adventures on her Tumblr blog. Website: http://www.321chic.com
Charmed Valerie @charmedvalerie: Charmed Valerie is a personal style blog, featuring affordable fashion tips, videos, tutorials, the latest fashion trends, beauty tips, ruminations on motherhood, and style advice for moms. Website: http://charmedvalerie.com
Chic Talk @chictalkch: Carolina Hellal shares the passion she has for fashion and hopes to inspire others to enjoy it as much as she does. She offers a daily dose of fashion at Chic Talk. Website: http://www.chictalkch.com
The Chloe Conspiracy @thechloeconspiracy: The Chloe Conspiracy is Chloe's little space to share the things that she loves: mainly fashion, style, photography, and music. 5'6" tall, Chloe proves that you can have fun with fashion no matter your height, age or where you live. Website: http://thechloeconspiracy.com
Dipped in Yellow @dippedinyellow: Kendall started her blog after graduation as a creative outlet to express her writing, photography and fashion interest. Dipped in Yellow is a place for life's simple pleasures, a place to reflect, to appreciate, to inspire and above all to enjoy. Website: http://www.dippedinyellow.com
Fashion Snag @fashionsnag: Jaqueline Rose shares her closet and personal style through high quality photography and videos. Website: http://www.fashionsnag.com
Haleeb & Honey @haleebandhoney: Glorianna Schinagl launched Haleeb (milk in Arabic) & Honey after earning her B.A. in Communications at the University of Colorado. Haleeb & Honey is a place where one can go to get a daily dose of substance, style and a little something sweet. Website: http://www.haleebandhoney.com
Jet Set Heart @jetsetheart: Amanda's blog is about everything that comes up, catches her interest, and inspires or challenges as she tries to live her days exactly how she wants to live them. Website: http://www.jetsetheart.com
Love's the Journey @kellyoheneberry: Love’s the Journey is Kelly's Denver fashion blog, a place where she shares her latest style tips, clothing finds, and inspiration. Website: http://lovesthejourney.com
Modaprints @modaprints: Follow personal style blogger Alena Grokholsky on her fashion journey. Website: http://www.modaprints.com
Salwa Owens @salwaowens: Salwa Owens is a fashion designer and stylist who blogs about her personal style and trending fashion. Website: http://www.SalwaOwens.com
Taste Bluebook @tastebluebook: Caroline Fabacher created Taste Bluebook as a way to share her personal and professional passions. More than a blog, Taste Bluebook is a resource for those balancing the joys of professional pursuits and stylish, savvy, and satisfying living. Website: http://www.tastebluebook.com