With lockdowns keeping us all cooped up inside most of the time, there’s never been a better time to get inspiration and an escape from the mundane by checking out some top bloggers. These influencers really do go the extra mile to produce exceptional high quality content and offer useful tips and ideas for your lifestyle.
Whether you’re dreaming of adding to your wardrobe for when the time comes when you’re able to flaunt your new look, wanting new and exciting cooking ideas to keep your menu fresh or looking for genius eco-swaps for your home; these are some fantastic bloggers to follow in 2021.
Handpicked from our community, here’s our first roundup of 7 top bloggers that we absolutely love and think you will too!
Laura Kate Lucas is a Manchester based lifestyle and fashion blogger, and self-confessed cocktail connoisseur, foodie and shopaholic, who has made the city her home since moving here to study Graphic Design and Art Direction at University. After finishing her degree, Laura put one of her hobbies into practice and became a member of the Hey! Little Cupcake team – a bakery located in the lively hub that is Spinningfields.
Working there for three years, Laura went on to become head baker and helped the business grow from a local favourite to a concession in multiple Selfridges stores, creating everything from cupcakes and cakepops to wedding cakes and sweet treats for the stars! As a self-professed foodie, Laura can usually be found eating and drinking!
Catch Laura on Instagram (@laurakatelucas) for lifestyle tips as well as food and drink inspiration.
Marion Mithamo is a Travel and Lifestyle Content Creator from Nairobi, Kenya. She runs Scrapbook Journeys, one of Kenya’s leading and most versatile travel blogs. Her journey started in April 2016 after she resigned from her marketing job to recuperate from a recurring back pain problem. This turned out to be a blessing in disguise, as it opened her up to a new world of opportunities in Travel Writing and a love for Yoga.
Marion’s vision is to inspire her audience to give their travel dreams a chance, by showcasing what is possible. When she’s not traveling, Marion spends her time doing Yoga and creating Lifestyle content on self-care and wellness.
Check out Marion on Instagram (@marion_mithamo) to see her stunning Kenyan world.
Becky’s blog PinksCharming is an eco and ethical living lifestyle blog. The majority of her content focusses on simple ways we can make small changes to our lives to be more eco friendly. She understands that a lot of people find it really daunting, so she tries to break the greener lifestyle down into smaller, more easily manageable steps so it doesn’t feel so overwhelming.
Her motto is ‘progress over perfection’ as she firmly believes that every little thing we do adds up, and we shouldn’t feel guilty for not doing it all. She also thinks it’s possible to have a lovely home and nice clothes and beauty products, without costing the earth, with a little ingenuity. Now, more than ever, she’s trying to be positive as much as she can, and cheering on people as they make changes.
For eco-friendly and ethical lifestyle inspiration, check out Becky on Instagram (@pinkscharming).
Tahnee hails from a small town in Wiltshire and lives with her fiancé, her two little boys and a pug called Doug. She started blogging after feeling like she had lost herself to all the life roles she should be. Blogging aided her in becoming her best self. The one who cared more about herself than before.
She promotes self acceptance, self love and all round well being through her lifestyle blog. Be it through beauty or fashion tips, parenting advice and inspiration, as well as everyday self care tips and ideas.
Check out her Instagram (@tahnees_blog) for more insight into her world.
Vegan Family Guide is the website Helen wanted as a new vegan Mum. It’s inspired by her toddler, experience in childcare and education, and training in sustainability and social justice. Helen and her family don’t just talk the talk, they currently live in an eco community!
Vegan Family Guide is a lifestyle website, which covers not only food, but also ways to raise a kind and compassionate person, with activities and outing ideas, tips and products.
Find her on Instagram (@livingwwarmth) for some Vegan and eco lifestyle inspiration.
Emma blogs about financial tips with an ethical and sustainable twist. Her motivation for writing about money comes from her parents who were given some bad financial advice that left them in debt in their early 20s, a debt that they only managed to pay off 20 years later. For that reason, she want to share the money saving mentality that she learned from her parents.
Her mission is to help you to achieve your own version of financial freedom. Whether that’s earning more money, paying off your debts or owning your own home you will find helpful personal finance advice.
For money saving tips and tricks, follow Emma’s Instagram (@beemoneysavvy).
Lucy launched her lifestyle blog in 2019 spurred on by her determination to share her love of beauty products and writing. On a lifelong quest for clear skin and a wardrobe to envy, McWhat is your one stop shop for all things lifestyle.
Covering all aspects of lifestyle blogging; beauty, fashion, skincare, travel and food – join Lucy as she negotiates life as a twenty-something professional in Glasgow, dealing with real life and dreams whilst lusting after clear skin and a wardrobe to envy.
Catch Lucy on Instagram (@lucymcouat) for her lifestyle ideas.
Hopefully you can find some great lifestyle ideas from our first roundup of bloggers to watch this year. Follow them to stay up to date with their journeys and feel free to interact with them on their socials, they’re all about building meaningful connections with their audiences. Stay tuned for the next instalment where we’ll be featuring more top bloggers from our community!