The Fashion industry has a new collection of fashion icons; Drag Queens! These Queens are fashion-forward, smart, and chic. These Queens are entrepreneurs, entertainers, business owners, and fashion icons who are taking the industry by storm. While all Drag Queens have their own unique personas and styles, these Queens are becoming fashion’s biggest inspirations, here are the top Queens, Ranked.
#10 Adore Delano @adoredelano
Best known for her appearances on American Idol and RuPaul’s Drag Race, Adore Delano has gained popularity with the help of her distinctive personality and her unique fashion sense. She has become touring with other queens and making her mark in the music industry. To do this, she has adopted a personality all her own and a fashion sense to match. Adore Delano embraces both feminine and masculine fashion senses, combining the two to create an androgynous style that is worth following.
#9 Nicky Doll @thenickydoll
Originally from Marseille, France, Nicky Doll brings a french twist to her everyday fashion. Before Drag Race, Nicky Doll gained popularity due to her 90s French-inspired look. Nicky’s fashion sense is historical, avant-garde, and timeless. Her style is feminine chic and showcases her unique upbringing and personality. Mix with a little bit of humor and you have Nicky Doll; funny, flirty, and fashionable.
#8 Kim Chi @kimchi_chic
Kim Chi was a participant in season 8 of RuPaul’s Drag Race. Kim Chi is a Korean-American drag queen known for her intricate fashion looks and gorgeous makeup skills. Kim’s fashion sense is bold, bright, and combines Korean cultural references to showcase her heritage and culture. Kim uses fashion elements to portray different personalities and characters, embracing feminine and masculine energies and creating her own unique drag persona.
#7 Jaida Essence Hall @jaidaehall
Jaida Essence Hall began her drag career in 2010 and has since used her divine femininity and voluptuous curves to win numerous awards including Drag RaceWinner of Season 12. With a keen eye for creativity and fashion, she creates her own costumes using the latest trends and timeless, old Hollywood fashion styles. Jaida Essence Hall showcases her high fashion style through the use of delicately detailed outfits, intricate props, and high fashion accessories. Jaida Hall is a true fashion inspiration.
#6 Latrice Royale @latriceroyale
Latrice Royale is an old school, voluptuous curvy, and glamorously chic diva. While her lip-syncing is memorable, Queen Latrice’s fashion sense makes a statement all her own. Inspired by a love for timeless glam, bold colors, and intricate fabrics. Her style is modern yet timeless, embracing old glam and today’s latest trends to create a style all her own.
#5 Asia O’Hara @asiaoharaland
Asia O’Hara began her career with a bang, winning Miss Gay America in 2016 and joined Drag Race for season 10. She has continued to thrill with her winning personality and strong, fashion-forward looks. She continues to embrace old Hollywood glam, strong patterns, and intricate, show-stopping details.
#4 William @william
At the beginning of her career, William had a rough go of things. From being disqualified from Season 4 of Drag Race to the breakup of her internet show DWV, William has since created a solid foundation for a successful career all her own. With her impeccable fashion sense and own line of cosmetics, Suck Less Face & Body, she has transformed her character into a Drag scene superstar. William’s Instagram showcases her wild fashion sense, full of bright neons, and flashy details. William has a fashion sense all her own, she is fun, quirky, and festive. Her personality shows through her style, bright, bodacious, and exhilarating. Her fashions will draw you in and excite you, doing exactly what she wants them to do.
#3 Violet Chachki @violetchachki
Violet Chachki is considered the Dita Von Teese of the Drag Scene. With her signature style that is both vintage, and glamorous, combined with high flying acrobatics and her baby doll appearance, Violet won the seventh season of Drag Race. Violet embraces fetish fashion with a twist of old Hollywood, embracing designs by Jean Paul Gaultier, Moschino, and Jeremy Scott- bright colors, old glam, and intricate details. Violet is a fashion superstar in her own right and has given herself a permanent place in the fashion industry.
#2 Aquaria @ageofaquaria
Aquaria has become one of the most fashionable drag queens within the drag scene. She is known by all and loved by designers. Aquaria appeared in Vogue Italia in October of 2018 and has been featured as a model for Moschino, H&M, and Jeremy Scott. She has also recently signed with IMG Models which has opened doors into the fashion industry as a whole. Aquaria’s fashion sense is timelessly elegant with a modern, edgy twist.
#1 Miss Fame @missfamenyc
Miss Fame is a supermodel in the drag scene. She was a participant in Season 7 of RuPaul’s Drag Race where she showed her eye-catching, fabulous fashion sense and makeup artistry. Miss Fame uses her online presence and fashion sense to create a plethora of personalities including Marc Jacobs, Femme Fatale, and Maddie Ziegler. She also uses her social media presence to present fashionable DIY’s and makeup tutorials, presenting her most fashionable, put-together self. Miss Fame has become a fashion icon in her own right, attending the front row of Fashion Week Shows, and being dressed by all of the top designers.
These Queens are becoming fashion new muses. They embrace femininity, masculinity, and unique trends. They dress in designer silhouettes, intricate, detailed patterns, and bright, smart colors that draw attention and make a huge statement. With the help of dignified designers, these Queens are transforming the fashion industry, making room for diversity, non-conformity, and a uniqueness that has previously lacked visibility. Due to this visibility, Drag Culture has evolved, no longer is it an underground culture but has become mainstream and adored. They are helping to make the fashion industry bigger, bolder, and more inclusive. These Drag Queens are heating up the industry one fashion statement at a time.
Originally from Denver Colorado, Chloe is 27 and now living in Asheville, North Carolina with her Son. Chloe loves everything Fashion, Style, and Design. Everything from clothing to home decor!