In this series, KP Fusion talks with fellow fashion bloggers to find out what inspires them, what’s in their makeup bag, some of their favorite trends, and that one wardrobe staple that they can’t live without.
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Name: Silvia Siantar
Month/Year Blog Launched: Mid 2010
How did you get into blogging?
I didn’t get to go to a fashion school because my parents didn’t allow me; I started blogging as a platform to write about my insights on fashion.
What has been the best thing about it? Hardest?
Best thing is the networking, of course. I’m glad I know a lot of interesting, beautiful people in the industry. The hardest is to consistently search for original content to blog, and to be creative always.
What do you do when you aren’t working on your blog?
I’m studying in a university.
Fashion buyer for established international department stores, Accessories Director at Vogue.
Describe your look in five words:
Effortless, chic, modern, sleek, classy.
Who/what influences your style?
Street style blogs, runway, Vogue.
Who are some of your favorite designers?
Alber Elbaz, Christian Louboutin.
Where are some of your favorite places to shop?
Saks and Barneys.
What’s one item in your wardrobe that you can’t live without?
My Louboutin black patent pumps.
What’s a classic item that every woman should own?
A black pointed toe pump in patent leather with a great arch, [it's a] sexy silhouette.
Which trend(s) were you most excited to try this season?
Mix of the A/W color palette, lots of sequins.
Fashion on Film: Which movies inspire you?
Sex and the City.
Three magazines that you MUST read monthly:
Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle
Three items in your makeup bag:
Nude lipstick, eyebrow palette, concealer
Favorite color of lipstick/lipgloss:
Favorite color of nail polish:
Words of (style) wisdom:
It’s better to be overdressed than underdressed.
The most important question of all: cookies, cupcakes, or ice cream?
Ice cream. Sorbet.
photos: Deasy of VDS