Hi I’m Shakia, a Fashion, Beauty and Lifestyle Blogger for Kiki Style Diary. I started the blog as a creative outlet for my love for fashion and beauty in 2016. I have a B.A. in Psychology from Temple University but I knew my passion was for fashion and creative writing. I wanted to show the world my style and my love for writing. I was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which is why it explains that I’m am such a city girl.
Shakia is a Philadelphia, PA native that currently resides in NYC. She’s an alumni from Temple University and has interned at College Fashionista and Fox 29 News Philadelphia. Shakia plans to to attend graduate school to study Communications in 2020.
Shakia launched her blog after having so many fashion hacks and DIY beauty ideas written in a diary. Ideas that she explored on her own and wanted to share with the world. Since its launch in 2016, Kiki Style Diary has been nominated for Best Local Blogger on Philly A-List. Contributed on Buzzfeed, The Best 10 Can’t Live Without Beauty Products For 2020 and A Hint of Flower Style to Your Casual Date Night Outfit along with Keeping It Simple When Going Out to Summer Brunch in the City on College Fashionista website. In addition, Shakia has been featured on LOFT website representing the #LOVELOFT campaign.
When not blogging, Shakia enjoys engaging in social media, especially Twitter! shopping, traveling and exploring the hottest new eateries in town. Her favorite food is brick oven gourmet pizza and loves strawberry parfait for dessert.
Shakia is the Editor-in-Chief and Creative Director of Kiki Style Diary website.