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Welcome to the Racked Awards, our annual celebration of the best in local shopping and stye.
Photos: The Wordy Girl
And so ladies and gentlemen, our search for Miami's best of the best in shopping, beauty, and fitness comes to a close today. We'll be off to the Racked Awards this evening to celebrate our winners, but not without officially paying homage to the champions of our two polls. First we're bringing up Miami's Best Fashion Blogger as chosen by you, and this year's prize goes out to Miami's chicest Greek, Maria Tettamanti!
Maria doesn't just run TheWordyGirl.com, she is The Wordy Girl. Whether she's educating you on the state of normcore in the Miami Herald or dishing out blogging tips in her live and virtual Blogging 101 classes. Her witty banter on her blog can keep you scrolling and chuckling for hours, whether she's trying to dissect the secret sauce of a French restaurant or raving about a revolutionary kind of laundry machine.
"Since launching the blog in 2011, I can honestly say 2014 was the most rewarding year- both personally and business-wise," she says, and we can confirm. Since the dawn of the year she's been featured in Elle Magazine (even Elle Bulgaria caught on to her!), and has been interviewed on Sirius XM Radio's Wharton School of Business. As she mentioned when we interviewed her a few months back, she wants to take her blog the traveling route, placing a magnifying glass not only on what she's packed, but what she's doing while she's there. " I want to be whisked away to exotic places compliments of my blog," she says. "Hey, Seychelles, can you hear me? It's me, The Wordy Girl. I want to write about your kaleidoscopic waters and rocky cliffs. Call me."
· The Wordy Girl [Official Site]
· A Few Words with Maria Tettamanti, the Chicest Greek in Miami [Racked Miami]
· Who is Miami's Best Fashion Blogger? [Racked Miami]
· Racked Awards [Racked Miami]