Digital media’s biggest names gathered together last night for the very first Style Bible Virtual Style Awards, a platform that aims to give recognition to this year’s most stylish, creative, and influential websites, blogs, and social media accounts.
Held at Club Haze at the Fort and hosted by Vicky Herrera, a diverse set of creatives decked in black and white partied the night away as we gave recognition to the most outstanding individuals with a digital presence like no other; based on 50% online votes and 50% editors’ votes.
Here’s the complete list of winners:
Best Wardrobe Blogger: Tricia Gosingtian
Best Online Reporter: Jenni Epperson
Best Beauty Blogger: Nikki Tiu
Best Photographer: Your Evil Twin
Best Online Portfolio: Thursday Room
Best Instagram Microblogger: Kim Jones
Best Twitter Microblogger: KC Concepcion
Best Celebrity Site: Divine Lee
Best Fashion Film Maker: Fold Canela
Editors' Choice: Everywhere We Shoot
BEST DRESSED COUPLE. Jericho Rosales showing full support for his fiance, Kim Jones.
The night also formally launched the #ImAPreviewGirl campaign, where guests were treated to visual feast of quirky short films—from Pauline Juan’s In Defense of Fashion to Ruffa Mae Quinto’s For The Love of Labels—that depict the different facets of what a Preview girl really is. Click here to watch the latest installment entitled: How Not To Instagram! (All the #ImAPreviewGirl videos can be found on Preview the StyleBible's channel on YouTube.)
As they say, print will always be print but we can't deny that digital media is also a huge force to reckon with. So kudos to all the winners and nominees for our very first Virtual Style Awards! Thank you for celebrating with us and may you all continue to inspire people in your own creative ways. See you all again next year!
Click on the links to see the stylish people who graced our event:
Instagram photos by @thewtfhln, @divinemlee, @printserph, @pammysab, @arnoldrgalang, @chitchirichit, and @migotilyomanila