Emma Julie Gelaude
80’s kid, born in Ghent, Belgium
Best friend & husband-to-be Frederic Rozier, love child Jackie Rio Rozier and shar-pei Rocco
Founder EMMA Personal Styling providing shopping sessions & style coachings in Belgium & the Netherlands (2007)
Creative director of #teamEMMA a digital agency specialized in social media (2013)
Blogging since 2007 sharing my experiences / voice in Belgian fashion land
Inspire women to feel strong, smart & sexy
This blog is both the life story of a fashion entrepreneur and a guide to female empowerment. Sharing advice, inspiration and a healthy dose of real talk, Emma Gelaude provides personal and professional insights from her experience as a woman, entrepreneur and mother.
Notable for her visually strong & authentic content, Emma’s career starts at the age of 14 as an international model. Inspired by the fashion industry & eager to create her own path in life she launches in 2007 at age 21 a premium personal shopping & styling agency.
To spread the word around her business, she also decides to share her expertise and behind the scenes experiences on a digital diary.
Belgium’s first fashion blog rapidly turns into a success with a growing audience of more than 100.000 readers a month and a large following on social. Winner of 2 awards, EmmaGelaude.com prides itself with real & original content.
Specialized in digital & social media storytelling #teamEMMA has worked together on the blog with brands like Chanel, Land Rover, Ebay, M.A.C Cosmetics, YSL, H&M, Agent Provocateur & Starbucks exploring new stylish adventures and translating them through the latest visual magic.
Emma has hosted her own tv-show, written 2 books, published on-and offline columns for Marie Claire, Het Nieuwsblad, etc.. and was regrammed on Instagram by Karl Lagerfeld. Officiël calls her the Belgian It-Girl.