11th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

See below for official categories. The regular entry deadline is February 7th, 2019.

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

From the 9th Annual Shorty Awards Fashion

Fashion used to be the exclusive domain of the rich, confined to runways and glossy magazines. But with the help of Pinterest, Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat, fashion is now for everyone. Still, the world needs the guidance of the stylish few who know how to pull it all together—something these nominees were born to do.

If you’re a fashion brand looking for recognition for your use of social media enter the Best in Social Media for Fashion, Beauty and Luxury Shorty Award


Bryan Yambao
Filipino fashionista Bryan Grey Yambao’s blog Bryanboy is heralded as one of the most popular and influential blogs in the fashion industry. Attracting international attention with his famous video post “Leave Marc Jacobs Alone” (which led the designer to name his BB Bag in Bryan’s honor), @bryanboy is now a live-streaming, front-row staple at f...
Danielle Bernstein
Launching her blog as a “daily dose of outfit inspiration,” Danielle Bernstein’s WeWoreWhat.com and social media pages have millions of followers tuning in for her signature high-waisted, corseted, bold-fitting style ideas, travel-inspired fashions, and lifestyle, menswear, and interior design photo journals. Usually promoting the clothing more ...
Julie Sariñana
Los Angeles-based fashion blogger, model, designer, and globetrotter Julie Sariñana has risen to internet celebrity with her lifestyle blog SincerelyJules.com, founded in 2009 as a personal creative outlet and now with millions of online fans, including 4M+ Instagram followers alone. Inspiring readers to “Dream, Believe, Achieve,” Julie showcase...
Margaret Zhang
Photographer, model, and writer Margaret Zhang rocketed to international fame through acclaimed fashion blog ShineByThree.com. Quickly amassing hundreds of thousands of subscribers and industry accolades, Margaret captures all things beautiful, with stunning photo spreads earning her collaborations with Clinique and Louis Vuitton, a spot in the ...
Olivier Rousteing
French fashion designer Olivier Rousteing went from relative obscurity to fashion superstar when he took the helm as creative director of Paris fashion house Balmain at the age of 25. Now Olivier is living in style, sharing shots of his jet-setting life with over 4M Instagram followers. His couture sensibility and innovative looks are right at h...


Arielle Charnas
Arielle Charnas was born into a fashion industry family, so a serious sense of style is in her blood. In 2009, looking for a way to live life on her own terms, she founded the fashion blog SomethingNavy, her avenue for “inspiring women to step into and beyond their own personal styles.” Since then, her impeccable looks have gained her a massive following,...
Claire Sulmers
Celebrating its 10-year anniversary in 2016, internationally acclaimed FashionBombDaily.com is “the web’s number one destination for multicultural fashion.” Promoting diversity in style and celebrity, @fashionbombdaily keeps it lighthearted, encouraging debates between millions of social media fans over “what’s hot” or not. Along with companion Fashion Bo...
Elaine Welteroth
From beginnings at Glamour and EBONY, Elaine Welteroth recently made national headlines with her appointment as editor ofTeen Vogue in 2016. Elaine is making a name for herself on social media as well, with her glamorous chronicles captivating tens of thousands of @elainewelteroth fans. From beauty to activism, Elaine shares her dynamic life, connecting w...
Marcel Floruss
“German dude” in New York, Marcel Dominik Floruss lives the mantra of “Life, love, fashion.” Founding the blog OneDapperStreet.com while attending fashion school, Marcel has amassed a global following, with hundreds of thousands tuning in for menswear styles, news, trends, and captivating photo shoots of Marcel sporting classic to contemporary looks. Main...
Phil Cohen
Phil Cohen is a master of the #flatlay. Best known by his @thepacman82 Instagram handle, the visual designer and art director is “redefining selfies” by removing the self, giving clothing its time to shine. With savvy style and elegant photography, Phil showcases various wardrobe ensembles that serve as idea snapshots and shopping guides for fans to creat...
Shiona Turini
Stylist, brand consultant, fashion blogger, and contributing editor at The Cut, Shiona Turini has worked for some of the fashion industry’s leading players, including YSL and Cosmopolitan. Armed with a Dior handbag and a wealth of fashion experience, Shiona struck out on her own and has been met with enormous success. With recent clients including Amazon ...

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and the rest of the social web.

The Regular Entry Deadline is February 7th, 2019