10 Fashionable Business Women To Follow on Instagram


Instagram isn’t all about latte art, acai bowls and cute dogs. There’s a whole host of empowering business women with inspirational Instagram accounts that are both aspirational and fashionable. STYLIGHT runs you through the top 10 stylish girl bosses that’ll motivate you on a Monday morning.


  1. Natalie Massenet – Executive Chairman of the Net-a-Porter group

Los Angeles born Natalie Massenet founded pioneering luxury ecommerce site Net-a-Porter in 2000 and since then has seen the site catapult to global success. In 2013 she became chairman of the British Fashion Council and she also works on a number of charitable projects including campaigning for gender equality. Follow her Instagram for a glimpse into her stylish life, access to all the runway shows and her selfies with A-Listers.

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Follow her account here.

  1. Arianna Huffington – Editor In Chief & Founder of The Huffington Post

Voted as number 12 in Forbes’ list of the Most Influential Women In Media, Arianna Huffington is forced to be reckoned with and is listed as the 52nd most powerful woman in the world. Check out her Instagram feed for inspirational quotes, power suits and the odd Oprah Winfrey selfie.

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Follow her account here.

  1. Eva Chen – Editor in Chief of Lucky

Trailblazing Eva Chen has worked her way up the fashion ranks. From interning at Harpers Bazaar to becoming Elle beauty director and most recently Lucky Editor in Chief. She has transformed Lucky magazine into a must-read publication with a pioneering ecommerce site to match. Famous for her ‘Eva Chen Pose’featuring shoes+bag+fruit in the cab on her way to work her Instagram feed is a must follow – she also has some excellent beauty reviews there and the cutest snaps of her new baby!

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Follow her account here.

  1. Bella Freud – Fashion Designer

Hailing from London, Bella Freud (daughter of artist Lucien Freud) worked at Vivienne Westwood and Jaeger before launching her own knitwear collection in 2007. Loved by the likes of Alexa Chung and Kate Moss her designs are intelligent and empowering. Her Instagram feed is a fun insight to London life and the cool ladies rocking her designs.

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Follow her account here.

  1. Sarah Harris – Fashion Features Director, Vogue

Famous for her long grey locks and killer street style Sarah Harris is a Vogue veteran, having worked at the magazine for over 10 years. Her Instagram account is pure outfit inspiration with the odd fashion show snippet thrown in for good measure.

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Follow her account here.

  1. Emily Weiss – Founder & CEO of Into The Gloss and Glossier

After starting out as an assistant at Vogue, Weiss started her beauty site Into The Gloss as a way of showcasing the women she admired. Since then she has gained a huge audience of dedicated readers and subsequently launched her own beauty range Glossier. Follow her feed for makeup tips, hilarious quotes and really, really good jokes.

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Follow her account here.

  1. Madeline Shaw – Author and Nutritional Health Expert

As author of Get The Glow and all-round health and fitness guru, Madeline Shaw has created an aspirational brand out of her passion for well-being. Follow her for healthy recipe ideas, yoga moves and empowering messages.

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Follow her account here.

  1. Sophia Amoruso – Founder & Executive Chairman of Nasty Gal and author of #GIRLBOSS

San Diego born Sophie Amoruso founded Nasty Gal, an online fashion store selling clothes, shoes and accessories which was named one of “the fastest growing companies” by Inc. Magazine in 2012. In 2014 she released her book #GIRLBOSS which was an instant bestseller. Check out her Instagram feed for party snaps, bright colours and serious shoe envy.

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Follow her account here.

  1. Jessica Alba – Founder of The Honest Company

We all know Alba either for her acting roles or for her hunky husband Cash Warren, but she’s so much more than that. In 2011 she founded The Honest Company, specialising in ethical products for your family and home that are non-toxic and environmentally friendly. Follow her Instagram for an insight into her entrepreneurial life.

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Follow her account here.

  1. Elin Kling – Blogger and Founder of Toteme

Swedish blogger Elin Kling shot to fashion fame for her clean, Scandi aesthetic and phenomenal styling. Most recently she launched Toteme, a clothing brand all about ‘a refined yet casual luxury’. Follow her for gorgeous, minimalist snaps.

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Follow her account here.


Sponsored and written by Sian O’Flaherty at STYLIGHT


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