Hi, I’m Makeda! Welcome to Glamazon Diaries!


Glamazon Diaries is a fashion, food and lifestyle blog,  founded in 2007 in Washington, DC, that encourages and inspires the modern woman, with a feminine, contemporary and adventurous point of view.

Now based in New York City, our readers are smart, savvy, social and look to the Glamazon Diaries for the answer to “what’s trending, what’s the latest must-have product, where should I spend my time, money, energy?” as well as “what’s new and hot and what has happened recently?”



Makeda is known as “the original fashion blogger” in Washington, DC after starting the very first blog solely dedicated to fashion in 2007. Since matriculating to New York City, the African-born, Virginia raised influencer has always kept fashion and beauty first, infusing a dash of prep a touch of glamour and a hint of Francophile chic approach to style and living.

As an influencer in the body positive movement, Makeda shows her readers of all shapes and sizes how to dress for their shape without breaking the bank. She combines luxury and high street brands into every look to make style accessible for all. She is a style-savvy globetrotter, who has spent her professional years dedicated to the fashion industry as an event planner and social media consultant.

Makeda is extremely passionate about her travels as she documents each moment and destination in her digital diary for her readers to gather inspiration from. She currently lives in Park Slope, Brooklyn, with her French boyfriend, who also happens to be her photographer and collaborator.