Best of 2011: Fashion Bombshell of the Year

Though we cover celebrity style on the daily, the true stars are our Bombshells of the Day.
Stylistas from all over the world submit their pix to be examined by an exacting panel of anonymous judges. Not every Bombshell is a crowd favorite, but these six stood out from the pack.

Marley from New Jersey:
Marley caught our eyes thanks to her supremely versatile style. In addition to flaunting everything from poodle skirts to halter dresses, she showed dexterity with her hair, rocking long braids, curly ‘do’s, and cropped cuts.

77% of 1,258 votes secured her spot as Bomshell of the Week, and reader Sticky-n-Sweet said, “I love it! Kinda retro, kinda avant garde, hair and makeup are flawless!”

Fly Won from Indiana

Fly Won made a splash thanks to her colorful and vintage inspired looks, along with her unquestionable confidence.

Sun.kissed said, “Cute! Loves the colorful blazers, the corset, and bold silver earrings.”

Patience from Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe native Patience currently kicks it in Iowa, but still keeps it fly by way of her blog Her bright colored shifts, patterned tights, and designer accessories secured her a whopping 90% “Hot!” rating out of 1,453 votes.

African Mami exclaimed, “She BAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAD!!!! That yellow dress is bananas, that orange get up is sexy! Yo she shut it down!!! Thanks for repping Africa real well mama!” OK!

Karen from London

Though Karen from is already a well known blogger, a few weeks ago she was officially crowned a Fashion Bombshell.

Reader A-Danielle said, “Breath of fresh air,” and Antoinette added, “Amazing style! Loves it.”

Naja from New Jersey

Naja rocked our Bombshell feature with over 140 comments and 1,379 votes. Her vibrant hued outfits and electric smile made her a certified Fashion Bomb favorite.

LocalCeleb gushed, “I like.. she can really put her fashion together well, LOVE her shoes,” and DCChic added, “I like how she dresses for her body type, most things I would wear, and her shoes are on point!”

Olori Swank from Atlanta

As a stylist, blogger, and editor, Olori Swank knows how to put pieces together to make them shine.

Raycho_and screamed, “She is giving me LIIIIIIIIIIIIIFFFFFFFFFFFFEEEEEEEEEEEE,” and The.Absolute.Most said, “So much freaking style! Representing the A…!”

Who should be Bombshell of the year?

Reminisce on Marley’s looks here. Look back on Fly Won’s best here. Check Patience’s original post here. See more of Karen’s looks here. Get more Naja here. And see Olori Swank work it here.


Claire Sulmers is the publisher and founder of Fashion Bomb Daily, the #43 most influential style magazine in the world.

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