Pittsburgh may not have its share of boutiques, fashion shows or professional stylists like major fashion focal points New York City or Los Angeles, but there’s certainly no shortage of knowledgeable and stylish fashionistas ready to share their fashion sense. Just take a peek at the city’s many online fashion blogs put together by local ladies with a passion for fashion. No matter your age, size, style or budget, these five fashion bloggers can help you find a fantastic look that is sure to turn heads. Stay ahead of the trends with tips from Pittsburgh’s best fashion blogs.
Pittsburgh Fashion Blog
Leeann Marie Golish
A self-proclaimed shopaholic and the woman behind the camera with Leeann Marie Photography, Leeann Marie Golish steps in front of the camera and behind the keyboard as the blogger of Pittsburgh Fashion Blog to share her outfit of the day, must-have seasonal wardrobe staples, makeup trends and much more. Leeann Marie’s background in photography shines through in her simple yet visual layout that showcases everything from the hottest accessories to the best bargain buys and where to find them. With plenty of affordable and attainable looks, Pittsburgh Fashion Blog is a fun resource for fashion and beauty inspiration. Let LeeAnn Marie’s tips inspire you, then use her blog’s convenient services page to book a private style consultation, professional shopping experience or hair and makeup tutorial with her.
Stylish White Female
Terra McBride has shared her fashion flair as a writer for publications like Pittsburgh Fashion Magazine and Whirl Magazine, but now she’s sharing her passion for fashion in her blog Stylish White Female. Consider Terra’s blog to be like a sneak peek into her closet where you’re sure to find tons of gorgeous snapshots of her favorite pieces and accessories accompanied by short and well-written, relatable posts injected with just the right amount of humor and wit. Although Terra’s goal when dressing is to express to the world who she is, she regularly features a reader-controlled post called Community Choice in which she offers her fashion-forward readers the opportunity to vote on their favorite of three outfits for Terra to wear to various events and special occasions. Stylish White Female is updated regularly so there’s always plenty of fun fashion content to feast your eyes on.
Whether you’re desperate for weekend wear suggestions, the perfect accessories to complement your outfit or the best fashion buys and news of the week, Sarah Hartley’s blog Coming Unstitched has got you covered. Sarah makes keeping up to date with the latest trends a cinch thanks to a minimalist layout, intriguing posts and various categories focused on shopping by store. Other great features include her most popular post of the week section and her collection of outfit photographs broken down by season that guarantee you’ll look fashion forward every day of the year. Be sure to follow Sarah’s links to her Instagram and Pinterest pages for even more fashion inspiration.
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The Curvy Blogger
Mandy Fierens, the voice behind The Curvy Blogger, is proof that you don’t have to be a size zero to rock the latest designer duds. Curvy chicks will love Mandy’s knack for showcasing styles that flatter and flaunt their sexy curves. Her minor in photography is evident in the beautiful way she presents the countless outfits featured on her blog paired with interesting anecdotes and fashion knowledge that has become a go-to for national magazines and websites, including Seventeen, Refinery 29, Pittsburgh Magazine and ModCloth.com. For the fashion 4-1-1 and where to shop for Mandy’s featured pieces, be sure to add The Curvy Blogger to your list of favorites.
Suzanne Mauro Blog
Suzanne Mauro is perhaps one of Pittsburgh’s most experienced and well-respected fashionistas whose work can be found everywhere from local malls and departments stores to on Pittsburgh television personalities. Her blog, aptly named Suzanne Mauro Blog, takes the hints and tricks she’s learned during her four decades of styling women and makes achieving the perfect fit and fashion attainable and simple. From everyday fashion dos and don’ts to secrets of the month and a look at fashion from the street, Suzanne’s blog serves as a virtual look-book of the season’s hottest pieces combined with timeless tips on making these trends work with your lifestyle and personality. Suzanne Mauro Blog is certain to become a staple in your wardrobe reading.
Jessica Wasik lives in Pittsburgh where works as a full-time figure skating coach sharing her passion with todays generation of young skaters. A graduate of Robert Morris University with a degree in English Studies, Jessica is also a contributing writer for Allegheny West Magazine. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.