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TOP 10 INSTAGRAM ACCOUNTS TO FOLLOW FOR MFW

24.02.16

Milan is the new destination on the style set’s agenda as they move on to city three of Fashion Month. A more feminine aesthetic should be expected from the runway shows, and so too from the street style looks. From industry insiders to celebrities, bloggers to photographers, our top 10 instagrammers will provide the best insight into the week without having to hop aboard a flight. Follow @reissfashion on instagram

DIEGO ZUKI – THE STREET STYLE PHOTOGRAPHER

FOLLOW FOR: THE VIEW FROM THE STREET HANDLE: @theoutsiderblog

Nowadays, street style photography is coming close to outshining the attention that the runways receive, and our go-to for inspiring shots throughout the month is Harper’s Bazaar’s contributing photographer, Diego Zuki. His blog, The Outsider, is a visual treat, with anyone who’s anyone on the fashion scene making an appearance in his Fashion Week albums.

CAROLINE VREELAND – THE STREET STYLE FAVOURITE

FOLLOW FOR: A FUN TAKE ON FASHION WEEK

HANDLE: @carolinevreeland 

Diana Vreeland was arguably one of Harper’s Bazaar’s most celebrated editors, so it comes as no surprise that her great granddaughter, Caroline, is as stylish as they come. A regular on the fashion week scene and more often than not, accompanied by Shea Marie (together the blonde beauties make for a great street style snap) her account is proof that the event doesn’t have to be taken too seriously.   

CHIARA FERRAGNI – THE ENTREPRENEUR

FOLLOW FOR: THE ULTIMATE OUTFIT INSPIRATION

HANDLE: @chiaraferragni

If you call yourself an instagrammer and you’ve never heard of Chiara Ferragni (aka The Blonde Salad), then you may want to re-think your claim. Rising to fame as a blogger and now an esteemed fashion insider, Chiara expertly portrays the glamorous side of fashion week. Always impeccably dressed with an accessories collection to die for, she’s our go-to for a lesson in how to make eclectic dressing look effortless.

OLIVIA PALERMO – THE CELEBRITY TREND SETTER

FOLLOW FOR: THE VIEW FROM THE FROW HANDLE: @oliviapalermo

One of our favourite celebrity style stars, Olivia Palermo is a regular on the front row and admired for her perfectly pulled-together looks. Follow her for runway shots from the best seat in the house, regrams catching her running between shows and the odd power couple snap with husband, Johannes Huebl.

BUSINESS OF FASHION – THE EYES & EARS OF THE WEEK

FOLLOW FOR: ALL THE FACTS YOU NEED

HANDLE: @bof

Live updates and coverage of just about every piece of style-related news you could imagine make the Business of Fashion the ultimate destination for Milan’s week of shows and presentations. For a fix that’s quicker than reading every article, follow their Instagram account and get lost in all things Fashion Week – you’ll never miss an update.

PATRICIA MANFIELD - THE MILAN-BASED BLOGGER

FOLLOW FOR: A VIEW THROUGH THE EYES OF A LOCAL

HANDLE: @patriciamanfield

Since launching her blog, the Atelier, Patricia Manfield has fast become one of Milan’s most recognised fashion bloggers. And who better to follow for the inside scoop than a local? Expect all the classic shots, from outfit details to flatlay food feasts as you see MFW through the eyes of someone who knows the city inside out.

ITALIAN GRAZIA - THE PUBLICATION

FOLLOW FOR: REAL-TIME EDITS

HANDLE: @grazia_it

Fast-paced and consistently in the midst of the Fashion Week action, Italian Grazia offers a constant stream of updates throughout the day and evening. Get ready for a lesson in new brands to look out for next season and an insight into what it’s like to work at one of the world’s most recognised publications.

COCO ROCHA – THE MODEL

FOLLOW FOR: BEHIND THE SCENES SNAPS HANDLE: @cocorocha

Striking, iconic and always impeccably dressed, runway and editorial model, Coco Rocha, is now more often then not, seen gracing the Fashion Week audience as a spectator. With an eye for all-things fashion, she posts her favourite looks from the shows and offers a behind the scenes look at what it’s like to be one of MFW’s most beautiful attendees. Expect enviably perfect make-up and a smattering of celebrity appearances.

L’OREAL PROFESSIONNEL – THE HAIR INSPIRATION

FOLLOW FOR: SNEAK PEEKS BACKSTAGE

HANDLE: @lorealprouk

Whilst fashion is understandably at the forefront of our focus this month, there’s more to runway looks than just the clothing. L’Oreal Professionnel are backstage at many of the shows, creating the looks that will set the beauty trends for the season. Add them to your news feed to break things up a bit and stay one step ahead of the beauty game.

HANELLI MUSTAPARTA – THE MODEL-TURNED-BLOGGER

FOLLOW FOR: PHOTOGRAPHY BY A PRO HANDLE: @hannelim 

Another model-turned-blogger, Hanelli Mustaparta has experience in Norway, Paris and New York. Loved for her photography skills, she is now a contributing photographer at Vogue and vogue.com, so you can rest assured that her Instagram is a showcase of beautiful imagery, from outfit shots to city scapes.