Looking to update your wardrobe with some fresh new styles from the biggest stores around? Need some inspiration from talented black women who know exactly how to get the best from their clothes? Then we’ve got a treat for you!
Check out our top ten list of fashion bloggers who have great high street looks. All of which will give you great ideas and tips for that perfect outfit. 🙂
Update: We now also show off other black women bloggers here. So check that after girl.
10. Jeniese From The Jenesaisquoi – A Curvy Fashion Blogger
The beautiful Jeniese is an Alabama-based curvy blogger who knows how to rock a ton of flattering looks and really believes in people of any size being able to wear whatever they want.
Jeniese’s blog is handily categorized by label, so if you’re looking for any pieces in particular it’s easy to see how Jeniese has incorporated them into her many inspiring high street looks.
Her website is here, and if you want to drop her a comment or send her an email, Jeniese welcomes feedback on her wonderful work – and be sure to check out her other social media pages too (her Pinterest is a must-see).
9. Kristabel From I Want You To Know
Not dealing strictly in fashion, Kristabel has been tackling the blogging lifestyle since 2008, posting about food, beauty and travel – all with a keen eye for outfits and great styles.
Her blog is a beautiful exploration of vibrant colors and great photography, and she has plenty of stories about working in the fashion industry as a creative consultant.
Kristabel mentions on her blog that she’s super open to collaboration, so make sure to take a look at everything she’s got on offer right here – and be sure to follow her on Instagram where she’s pretty active too.
8. Black Female Fashion Blogger Tosha Of Bambi’s Armoire
Tosha is a creative consultant who truly excels at taking regular high street clothes and transforming them into innovative and well-crafted looks that are great for any occasion. This is similar to the ladies over at Flaunt Your Fashion.
Tosha’s skills aren’t only fashion-related, though, she also hosts events and has experience in visual storytelling, encouraging readers of her blog to contact her if they’re interested in collaborating.
Tosha’s website has a portfolio of her beautiful work and also a shop of some great pieces she likes that you can purchase for your own wardrobe, so you can go right here if you want to check it all out or get in touch.
7. Javicia From Javicia Leslie
Javicia’s blog is now unfortunately no longer updated, but when it was she was a real connoisseur of high street fashion, making the simplest pieces from H&M and American Apparel look chic and stylish. Based in Los Angeles, Javicia’s looks really hone in on the typical “endless summer” feeling of the city and reflect the weather there, so if you’re looking for a way to jazz up clothing for the warmer months her blog is definitely for you. Check out the archived posts here, and if you want to encourage Javicia to return to blogging (she’s mostly following an acting career now) then you can check out the Twitter linked there too.
6. African American Woman Blogger Stella Of J’adore Fashion
Nigerian-born Stella has always loved fashion, and since getting her Nursing degree in 2008 has kept her blog as a way to share her love of fashion, especially as it relates to her background and heritage.
While most of Stella’s posts are outfit-based, she also uses her blog to post about travel, current obsessions and her lifestyle, so she’s fun to follow for all sorts of stuff!
You can check out her website here for hours of posts to look through and get inspired by.
5. Tiffany From The Werk Place
The Werk Place was put together by founder Tiffany in 2012 because she wanted a site where women could find work-appropriate fashion inspiration. A self-proclaimed – but absolutely correct – “mix master”, Tiffany is great a combining different patterns, colors and textures to build a look that really stands out. While fashion isn’t her day job (she’s an engineer, talk about smart!), Tiffany has made a name for herself with The Werk Place and sharing her love of fashion with people from all over the world, so be sure to check out the blog right here.
4. Fashion Blogger Natasha From Bisous Natasha
Multilingual blogger, model and photographer Natasha works in the British fashion industry and maintains a beautiful blog all about her search for the perfect personal style. Natasha has been featured online and in print magazines like Vogue, Hunger and Vanity Fair, so you know she’s got the tips you need. Not only that, but Natasha’s blog isn’t just for fashion – she also covers food and travel and interviews people she finds interesting. You can get lost in her blog for hours, there’s so much good stuff in there. You can check out her website right here, and if that’s not enough, follow the links to her Facebook and Instagram accounts as well!
3. Claire from Fashion Bomb Daily, With A Great Curvy High Street Look
Fashion Bomb Daily has over 2.4 million visitors a month, so you know Claire – who has been featured in multiple fashion publications like Glamour and New York Magazine – is doing something right.
The site was created specifically to showcase fashion by and for women of color, and gets updated regularly with event coverage, style finds and everything in between.
There’s hours of good stuff on offer, and you wouldn’t expect anything less from an award-winning blog that has a close relationship with plenty of influential style icons and celebrities, so make sure you have a good look around when you follow this link to the Fashion Bomb website.
2. Folake from Style Pantry
As a working mom of three you’d think Folake would never be able to find the time to update a blog, but not only does she post her own styles, she’s also in charge of collating posts about other people’s styles, grabbing interviews with key players in the fashion industry and discovering new pieces to feature in the ‘style finds’ section of Style Pantry. These posts in particular should be trawled through – Folake is a genius when it comes to unusual and creative accessories to enhance your wardrobe – and she’s even featured Michelle Obama. Her website is here, so make sure you take a look!
1. Karen from Where Did U Get That
Karen is a London transplant living in New York, mixing High Street style with more boutique pieces. In one of the top cities in the world for fashion, Karen has for years been dedicated to seeking out the best places to mix and match her style and pieces from back home in England with her new American threads to prompt the question: where did you get that? You can check out Karen’s frequently-updated blog here for all the style inspiration you could ever need, and you can check out the pics Karen also takes of other people’s outfits as inspiration for herself in her “street style” tab!
Top 10 Black Female High Street Fashion Bloggers
Hopefully these ten black female fashion bloggers will give you plenty of new ideas for your wardrobe no matter the occasion. Make sure to let us know in the comments if we’ve forgotten anyone important!