7 Socialite Influencers You Need to Follow on Instagram
If you clicked on this, chances are, you already follow the likes of Heart Evangelista, Georgina Wilson, or Tim Yap. Because no matter how many times anti-rich Twitter says "eat the rich," you can't deny that a lot of Filipinos still have a weird fascination with rich people. We love to see them on society pages, read about them, listen to stories about them. Heck, we even watch movies and television shows about them. We'll take a guess and say it's all because we want a look into their usually tasteful lives. Or, maybe, it's a distraction from the harsh realities of our own lives? Whatever it is, we're not one to stand in your choice of escapism.
Here, we've put together a list of socialite influencers that welcome you into their luxurious lives and well-decorated homes.
You can't have a list of socialite influencers without Small Laude. The entrepreneur lays her whole life out online along with her barrage of house helpers. While many of her fellow socialites have stuck to Instagram, she's gone beyond and joined the world of YouTube to expand her reach.
Tessa Prieto Valdes
Tessa Prieto Valdes is one of the country's most recognizable socialites. Her eccentric outfits alone make her Instagram a worthwhile follow. Then, there's all the amazing places and parties she gets to go to.
If Mimi Que seems familiar to you, that's because she's one of Gretchen Barretto's closest friends. The wife of entrepreneur Mario Que documents her life, close-knit family, and travels on Instagram. It all seems like your typical run-of-the-mill mom account, but her account offers views into her high-ceiling mansion, exotic Hermès handbag collection, and equally exotic vacations.
The daughter of Jose Zubiri Jr. and Vicky Zubiri describes herself as a writer, traveler, wino, and foodie—and that's exactly what you get from her Instagram. Get ready to add a bunch of travel destinations, recipes to make, and more when you follow her.
Happy Ongpauco-Tiu's Instagram is as luxurious as her cousin Heart Evangelista's is. The real highlight, however, are her food posts as she's a chef and restaurateur. She also drops some chic tablescapes every now and then that are great to note if you're into hosting.
Stephanie Kienle Gonzalez
The managing director of Philux lives a picture-perfect charmed life. Catch glimpses of her husband Christian Razon Gonzalez, two daughters, and the interior and furniture inspiration photos that fill her feed.
Nicole Ortega is a lifestyle blogger who is married to the vice mayor of San Juan, La Union Mannix Ortega. On her Instagram, you'll find snippets of her family life, impeccable taste, and more. As a food entrepreneur, you'll also get a peek into her kitchen.