Before this year officially comes to a close, we’d like to take a moment to recognize its most fashionable bits. Kicking off a series of 2015 roundups, we bring you the local blogging industry’s cream of the crop based on their number of endorsements plus social media followers.
Herewith, this year’s 10 most influential in the local blogging biz:
Laureen Uy (@laureenmuy)
IG followers: 726K
Twitter followers: 530K
The youngest of the stylish Uy siblings leads the pack with over seven hundred followers up her sleeve. A lover of print-on-print ensembles and quirky accessories, Laureen’s also a trusted ambassadress for Pond’s, Smart Communications, and Bench Skin Expert among others.
Kim Jones (@kimcamjones)
IG followers: 485K
Twitter followers: 45.9K
Mrs. Jericho Rosales a.k.a. Miss Jones has certainly come a long way since her days as a model and a host. Landing a spot as one of the country’s top fashion bloggers, Kim often collaborates with big brands like Gucci and Louis Vuitton and never fails to take our breath away with her editorial-worthy content.
Kryz Uy (@kryzzzie)
IG followers: 349k
Twitter followers: 42.4K
One of the pioneers of local fashion blogging, Kryz—with no surprise—was able to secure her place at the top given her stylish but still often sensible take on fashion. The Cebuana blogger remains to be the go-to influencer of brands such as Ponds’s, Sfera, Lux, et al.
Camille Co (@itscamilleco)
IG followers: 324k
Twitter followers: 59K
A blogger, an occasional model, and a fashion designer, the multi-hyphenate Camille has always been a favorite amongst blog readers. Never the type to shy away from experimenting with trends and bold looks, she’s earned the trust of many fashion and beauty labels like Lactacyd, Uniqlo and Banila Co.
Tricia Gosingtian (@tgosingtian)
IG followers: 194k
Twitter followers: 42.5K
Another social media savvy lady who’s been present in the blogging world way before it became an It hobby, Tricia has successfully built a solid base of loyal followers over the years. With her unique kawaii style that sets her apart from the rest, she continues to go places while working with big brands like Charriol, Pond’s, and TRESemme to mention a few.
Arisse de Santos (@arissedsnts)
IG followers: 188k
Twitter followers: 51.5K
Kathryn Bernardo’s BFF has skyrocketed to fame ever since she decided to put up a digital home back in October 2014. Since then, Arisse has built a career as a blogger and has been partnering with brands like ASUS, Benefit Cosmetics and Keds.
Nicole Andersson (@nicole_andersson)
IG followers: 147k
Twitter followers: 148K
Nicole isn’t so different compared to her Blogger Besties. With more than a hundred and forty thousand followers on Instagram, this mestiza beauty snags endorsements from the likes of Lux, Pond’s, and Smart.
David Guison (@davidguison)
IG followers: 145k
Twitter followers: 30.6K
He may be the only guy on this list, but David sure isn’t one to be taken lightly. The menswear blogger who launched his digital home in 2009 still continues to work with local and international brands like Call It Spring, Forever 21, and Perry Ellis.
Verniece Enciso (@vernieceenciso)
IG followers: 139k
Twitter followers: 17.1K
Made of sugar, spice, and everything nice, Verniece is more popularly known as the other half of V <3 V, which is the shared virtual diary of the Enciso sisters. BucketFeet, Clinique, and Miss Selfridge are just some of the many brands who fancy her sweet and bubbly style and persona.
Vern Enciso (@vernenciso)
IG followers: 110k
Twitter followers: 16.9K
You didn’t think Verniece’s doppelganger of a sister wouldn’t make it to this list, did you? Not to be confused with each other, Vern’s style is more on the classic side of the spectrum, which favors tweed jackets and Chanel 2.55. Nevertheless, the brands she works with—including Smart, Levi’s, H&M, et al—are just as sold.