Top 9 UK Interior Design Bloggers & Instagramers to Follow in 2019
With the likes of Pinterest, Instagram and interior design blogs, today we are spoilt for choice when it comes to sourcing interior design inspiration. While this is mostly a good thing, it can be easy to become overwhelmed by just how much content and styles there are out there.
The trick to gaining interior design inspiration that suits your own personal tastes and needs is to pinpoint a handful of blogs and accounts that you love. In finding bloggers and Instagrammers that align with your own personal style, you will always have a wealth of ideas and inspiration at your fingertips. Here’s our top UK interior design bloggers and Instagramers to follow in 2019, in no particular order...
1. Behind Door 28 - Emma
Interior stylist and lifestyle blogger Emma shares lots of ideas and photos of her home via her blog and Instagram account: behind_door_28. Emma’s home style is light, airy and feminine with a laidback edge. Emma perfectly mixes neutral interiors with pops of warm colours such as teal in her bedroom and terracotta in her living room. This results in a home that feels spacious and bright, but is interesting with layered colours and details. On her blog, she shares various guides and articles surrounding both interiors and lifestyle, and even has a ‘shop my Instagram’ feature.
2. Gold is a Neutral - Jess Hurell
Jess’ traditional home features contemporary design and small luxury details. Previously a journalist, Jess now focuses on running her interiors blog, renovating her home and raising her young family. Jess loves luxe textures such as marble, velvet, linen and brass. She has created her home on a budget, but finds she’s drawn to the most expensive things on the pages of magazines. In order to get the look she wants on budget, she spends a lot of time researching to find affordable alternatives. This makes her blog and Instagram ideal for those renovating on a budget with a taste for luxury finishes.
3. This 1870s House - Maddy Potts
As a self proclaimed lover of neutrals, Maddy shows us how we can create a neutral home in an interesting and unique way. With a bohemian feel, Maddy’s victorian home mixes light and bright shades with lots of wood, rattan and bamboo, as well as adding contrast with dark details such as traditional Victorian fireplaces painted black and door frames in dark grey.
4. Apogee Interiors - Emma White
Emma White’s laid back bohemian style has gained her over 50k followers on Instagram. She approaches the renovation of her home one room at a time, and regularly posts interior updates and musings on her blog, Instagram and stories. Emma says that her taste ranges from Scandi to raw industrial and that she aims to show people how to enjoy dressing and decorating their homes.
5.Hello Haus - Katie
Sharing her home and interior inspiration primarily on Instagram, Katie’s home appeared in Ideal Home Magazine in 2018. Hello Haus is ideal to follow if you love Nordic interiors, neutrals and monochrome. Regularly sharing styling videos on her stories, Katie has a wealth of ideas and interior design tips to help you create your own beautiful home. She also hosts moodboard workshops, and shares lots of advice surrounding planning interior schemes.
6. This is my Home Style - Kelly Day
Founder of kids’ decor brand Lala Loves Decor, Kelly shares the details of her own home via her Instagram account: thisismyhomestyle. Kelly’s home based in Brighton uses lots of bright shades of white and plaster pink, exposed brick and wood floorboards and lots of artwork, prints and plants to add interest.
7. Lust Living - Olivia Edwards-Silk
Olivia Edwards-Silk of Lust Living shares interior and lifestyle inspiration. As an award-winning lifestyle blogger, it’s clear to see why Olivia has built a following of over 80k on Instagram. Olivia’s home is ideal for those that love contemporary and modern style with an electric twist. In addition, Lust Living is a great source of inspiration for anyone looking to add luxury elements to their home, as Olivia’s home features plenty of marble, brass and other luxe details.
8. Emma’s Hygge Home - Emma Louise
Based in Wales, Emma’s home focuses on Scandi schemes, neutrals and rustic touches. Emma says that her home style is ‘Scandi boho’ which is instantly noticeable as soon as you set eyes on her Instagram feed. Emma regularly shares images of her home, musings and lifestyle shots via her account: emmas_hygge_home. Ideal to follow if you love Nordic interiors, Emma also tags all of her homeware and furnishings to help you recreate the look.
9. The Lovely Drawer - Teri
Teri is a London based blogger and creative workshop teacher. On both her blog and Instagram she shares a mix of interiors and lifestyle inspiration, and encourages others to get creative when it comes to modelling their dream home. Her Instagram is full of amazing imagery and interior ideas, ideal for anyone that favours light and bright schemes.
Are there any interior design bloggers or Instagramers that you draw inspiration from? Add to the list and share your own sources of inspiration…