Who will become the first-ever CultureMap Stylemaker?
Which of these finalists will be the first-ever CultureMap Stylemaker? Vote once a day, every day, through October 7 for your favorite trendsetter.
Occupation: Style blogger
Why Jessi deserves to be a Stylemaker: Jessi Afshin is the definition of Austin cool. Her highly regarded blog, The Darling Detail, mixes effortless, chic apparel with high-fashion and on-trend pieces. On Instagram, Afshin showcases ensembles that are all about casual, affordable, and attainable style.
Occupation: Youtube personality and fashion blogger
Why Dani deserves to be a Stylemaker: Dani Austin makes waves online with her super-popular YouTube channel. Offline, it's her style that grabs your attention: She melds trends from different eras to create a one-of-a-kind look.
Occupation: Event planner, personal stylist
Why Kandi deserves to be a Stylemaker: Event planner and personal stylist Kandi Cook's outspoken look is a reflection of her bright spirit and spunky personality. She can dress anyone — regardless of style and budget — and always reminds people that being fashionably gorgeous on the outside is a mere reflection of your inner beauty.
Occupation: ATX Street Style blogger and photographer
Why Shelley deserves to be a Stylemaker: Shelley Neuman's looks communicate a sense of effortlessness that is downright enviable. She can find the beauty in the simplest things and make any outfit look high-dollar. With her blog ATX Street Style, Shelley shares her style know-how across the city.
Occupation: Video producer
Why Travis deserves to be a Stylemaker: As a creative, Travis Sandoval strives to apply a unique aesthetic to his work as well as his own style. Travis is all about the details in an outfit, ensuring that what he wears is an expression of himself: colorful and fun with a masculine edge.
Occupation: Fashion blogger
Why Sylvia deserves to be a Stylemaker: A longtime fashionista, Sylvia Vaquera is chasing her style dreams with Fixin to Thrill, a blog for fashion lovers. Partial to black-and-white ensembles, Sylvia's style is classic and chic — with the right dose of Austin edge mixed in.