You need look no further than the Instagram accounts of these local fashion bloggers to find all the sartorial inspiration you need.
Emma Jane Menteath
Emma Jane is a 24-year-old full time model and part time BA student. Fashion addiction aside, Emma is also a pro YouTube vlogger. Head on over to her feed at My Life in Pink, for an inside look into her fashion and modelling lifestyle. Her blog’s design boasts a chic and minimal aesthetic, reflecting her classic and pared-back approach to dressing.
Thithi is the author of the popular blog Teetee Is With Me. The Joburg-based creative has it all covered and then some, blogging about fashion, beauty, travel and her life in between. Something of a lifestyle taste-maker with a natural knack for style, Thithi will have you experiencing some serious wardrobe envy over her bold and bright ensembles.
Ladieswear designer by day and blogger by night, Brett Robson is quite the busy bee. Since its inception in 2010, the blog Fashion by Brett Robson has garnered a large following resulting in partnerships with brands and features in numerous glossies. Being such a wonderful source for style inspiration, beauty tips and tricks and travel snaps, it’s really no wonder why.
Capetonian triple threat Amy Scheepers is a photographer, creative director and blogger. Her blog, Fancy Pants, showcases her creative projects alongside round-ups of her latest beauty finds and posts of her on-point boho inspired ensembles. Spend a few minutes with her online presence and you’ll be inspired by her professional eye; her blog is impeccably curated and full of beautiful imagery.
Another noteworthy Joburg-based blogger to make the list, Jerri Mokgofe is a fashion PR consultant for renowned local and international brands by day – and a fashion blogger every second in between. Follow According To Jerri for a go-to guide on social soirees, covetable cool kid street style and beauty tips and tricks.
Jess Van Wyk
A new name to the blogosphere, Jess Van Wyk of The Fashion Freckle, is one to watch. Minimalism is the name of the game when it comes to her wardrobe and blog design. Her outfit posts are a lesson in sophisticated and effortless dressing. Jess mixes up her personal style posts with food posts and diaries of her travels. Nothing is published without her signature minimalistic and stylish stamp on it.
With an impeccable taste in clothing and amazing camera skills, blogger, photographer and stylist Trevor Stuurman is on the up and up. Whether snapping stylish folk on the street or reporting from the Frow at major local and international fashion weeks, the blogger/ social media darling is never without his camera in tow. Keep up to date on his life and creative projects on his tumblr: Stuurman Style Diary.
Palesa Mahlaba is a blogger and former fashion editor of True Love magazine. She is often seen twinning around town and looking fabulous with her blogger bestie, Crystal Kasper, who features regularly on her blog. Palesa lives for the latest fashion and beauty products which she blogs about at Simply Palesa Edit on the regular.
Author and curator of popular blog New Hipster, Crystal Kasper, is a permanent street style fixture alongside fellow blogger and best friend Palesa Mahlaba on the streets of Jozi. We love her blog for its photo heavy outfit posts that look like DIY editorials. The beautiful wife, mother, brand ambassador and style maven’s fashion closet is full of sophisticated and funky, yet affordable pieces.