Ahh, Instagram. Where would we be without you?

The social media platform has been enticing and exciting eyeballs since 2010, but it’s really been in the last few years that it has exploded into the phenomenon it has become. Many dream of becoming ‘Instagram famous’, but for the rest of us it’s a place to escape and find inspiration, which is exactly why we’re putting together this post for you today.

Whether you’re home staging your property for a sale or looking for the perfect lamp for your living space, Instagram can often spark the imagination by bringing ingenuity, inventiveness, and insight into the palm of our hands...but you need to know who to follow first!

That’s where this post comes in. Here we’ll list 11 of our favourite ‘grammers, big and small, who will inspire your interiors into 2019 and beyond.

Let’s see who they are…

Amber Lewis (@amberinteriors)

Californian interior designer, Amber Lewis, has that uncanny knack of transforming small, seemingly inconsequential items into statement pieces, proving that interiors don’t need to shout to be heard.

Hannah Thinnesen Trickett (@han_house)

Hannah Thinnesen Trickett is a Brit blogger who now lives in Copenhagen, and her Insta feed is full of effortlessly cool images that will make you crave her Scandi style in your own home.

Abigail Ahern (@abigailahern)

Dark interiors have been huge this past year, and much of that has been down to the wonderful Abigail Ahern. Widely regarded within the interiors world as a trendsetter, Abigail is a must-follow in our opinion.

A Prettier Interior (@a_prettier_interior)

We’re a little in the dark about who’s exactly behind this fantastic feed, but we certainly think they should be on your follow list for 2019...especially if you’re embarking on a renovation project of your own in the not too distant future. Check them out.

Rachel Southern (@theordinarylovely)

Mother of two, Rachel Southern, has carved out a space in the online world with her beautiful blend of family and fantastic interiors that are accessible and achievable for everyone. Simple and stylish, her feed is always a joy to scroll through.

Niki Brantmark (@myscandinavianhome)

Another Scandi influencer for you, this time in the shape of the brilliant Niki Brantmark from My Scandinavian Home. Author, blogger, and all-round style icon, Niki’s Insta feed is chock full of inspiration for those seeking chic.

Susie Atkinson (@susie_atkinson)

Interior designer Susie Atkinson’s feed is warm and inviting, and a must for those seeking inspiration. While it’s not entirely dedicated to interiors, when interior images do appear they are always on point and intriguing, which makes Susie’s Instagram account another one to watch in 2019.

Rita Konig (@ritakonig)

Famous for her ‘Rita Says’ column in British Vogue, Rita Konig has taken Instagram by storm with her blend of colour and charm. If you’re looking to create something a little different with your next interior design project, Rita’s Instagram account is definitely one to keep an eye on.

Melia Malmquist (@contemporary_life)

Driven by the desire to find out what exactly makes a home a home, Melia Malmquist has created both a blog and Instagram feed that inspire without ever feeling intimidating. We love Melia’s use of plants and cool lighting. Go check her out.

Patti Wagner (@patticakewagner)

Another Instagram influencer from across the pond, Patti ‘Patticake’ Wagner offers up some amazing images of equally incredible homes that simply cannot fail to inspire. Sure, you might not have the space many of these palatial pads have, but you’re certain to find something in her feed to get your creative juices flowing.

Helen Powell (@designhunter_uk)

Helen Powell is an award winning blogger who, along with her husband Graham, has created Design Hunter, a site for those who love understated style. At the time of writing, Helen is transforming her own home, so all you renovators out there can expect plenty of inspiration if you follow her feed over the coming months.


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Happy ‘gramming!


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