These eight talented women have proven the power of their influence in the fashion industry through their entrepreneurial feats, unique personalities, and eye for quality content that has set them apart in today's competitive digital age.
Chiara Ferragni / The Blonde Salad
Chiara Ferragni started her journey in Milan as The Blonde Salad, and today has a globally-recognized shoe line in over 200 stores, and a crazy digital presence that grows daily (4 million Instagram followers and counting).
Fashion designer, blogger, and creative director Anine Bing takes on fashion with statement pieces and luxurious basics that go beyond trends and fads. Bing saw an opportunity to enter the fashion landscape with weekly product launches that appeal to stylish women with a busy lifestyle, and to this day sells her designs to more than 300 boutiques worldwide and has even launched flagship stores in LA, New York, and Belgium.
Emily Weiss / Into the Gloss
After the huge success of her blog, Into the Gloss (ITG), Emily Weiss decided to make ripples in the industry with her highly-curated skincare line, Glossier. Glossier strives to penetrate the market with a "convenient luxury," and continues to grow rapidly alongside ITG.
Leandra Medine / Manrepeller
Man Repeller was launched in 2010 as 21-year-old journalism student Leandra Medine's outlet for all things fashion. Fast forward to the present, Man Repeller bags millions of monthly page views, and Leandra has even published a book, "Man Repeller" Seeking Love. Finding Overalls," an account of her sass-driven memories.
Hillary Kerry & Katherine Powers / Clique Media, Who What Wear
Hillary Kerry and Katherine Powers are the faces of Clique Media – the media empire behind hugely successful fashion site Who What Wear, home decor site Domaine, beauty site Byrdie, and numerous large-scale bloggers who they represent.
Garance Doré / Garance Doré Studio
Garance Doré is an hugely influential style blogger, street style photographer, illustrator, and as of last month, the author of "Love Style Life." Garance has won the CFDA Eugenia Sheppard Media award, contributed as a writer and photographer for numerous global publications, and continues to set the bar extremely high for quality content.
Michelle Phan / Ipsy
Aside from her 8m YouTube followers and wide-spread beauty influence, Michelle Phan founded the personalized beauty box subscription company, Ipsy (recently valued at $800 million). Michelle has even been published in Forbe's "30 Under 30 Coolest Entrepreneurs of 2015."