When it comes to fashion, blogging is less of a trend and more of a lifestyle. As a perfect platform to purvey an array of styles, blogs enable the ability to explore the innovative musings of creative folk. So that you are both catwalk ready and trend savvy, step inside a fashion utopia and consult our Culture Trip roundup of the best Scottish fashion bloggers around!
Any fashion followers unaware of Kingdom Of Style might as well have been hiding under a rock. Say a stylish hello to art, design and ballet in this influential blog by two friends and fashion queens Michelle and Marie. An undeniable powerhouse and fashion go-to spot, KoS has been the holy grail of style blogging since 2006. Just two of the many accolades it has received include being deemed as one of the Top 10 Blogs In The World by the Telegraph and voted the Second Most Influential Blog in the UK by Vogue. Michelle has also been named by the Independent as one of the 100 Most Influential People In Online Fashion and one of the Top 10 Internet Icons by the Guardian.
Wardrobe Conversations is a hoot fused with captivating couture-related chat and banter between charming creatives Helen Macdonald and Kimberley Grahame. These gals met in Dundee, Scotland, and like setting eyes upon a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes, it was friendship at first sight. Established in 2013, Wardrobe Conversations pays particular attention to personal style tips and the championing of the latest local independent designers.
Since being established in 2011, thankfiffi has been a trusty go-to fashion blog. Based in the West end of Glasgow, Wendy H Gilmour is yet another glistening jewel to come from Scotland. From features in Vogue and Elle, to Marie Claire and Harper’s Bazaar.com, thankfifi is always on point. Effortlessly chic and always dressed to impress, Gilmour owes huge thanks to friend Fi who suggested she set up the blog in the first place.
Those with a penchant for pink will fall weak at the knees over Honey Pop Kisses, a Scottish fashion and lifestyle blog by Amanda Davies. From her #pinkhairdontcare posts and bursts of bubblegum colored hues to a personal fondness for local independent designers, what’s not to love?
The Little Magpie is a fashion and travel blog worth watching out for. Channeling a rock star chic kind of look, Amy is as witty as she is effortlessly cool. From badass bomber jackets and band tees to hip hats and shades, reading through the ponderings of this lovely birdy is a treat every time.
Whether it’s the OOTD or riveting reviews of trending styles, you can’t help but listen intently to what this tangerine-haired extraordinaire has to say. What began as a pop-up vintage shop in 2011 is now one of Scotland’s most popular fashion and lifestyle blogs. From Boden and Topshop to Harris Tweed, Gap, Boohoo, Mink Pink, Isolated Heroes, Pretavoir and Radley (to name a few), Forever Yours Betty has been a part of countless collaborations. Those who like to live life in full color will appreciate the kaleidoscope tones celebrated by her.
Forever Amber has trusty tribes of loyal fashion followers forever on a scramble to see what posts pop up next. From her enviable shoe collection and 50s inspired dresses to adventures, thoughts and advice, Amber’s musings could not be more eloquently put. A true wizard of words and an undeniable trendsetter, Amber McNaught is a journalist turned blogger whose fashion accounts keep you strutting back for more.