More than 1 billion people use Instagram a month, and more than 95 million photos are posted per day. With so much content shared, it may feel overwhelming to know who to follow and what to pay attention to.
For interior design, the Instagram pool is filled with brilliance, showcasing creativity that’s simultaneously attainable and inspiring — all at your fingertips.
We’ve selected five interior designers that exemplify the best of Instagram’s offerings.
Yates Desygn comprises Bryan Yates and his husband, Mike Yates, who moved their firm from Manhattan to Dallas in 2015. Backgrounds in performance art and landscape architecture influence careers that have carried them around the world. Their Instagram feed provides a plethora of inspiration, from what inspires them to their own projects around Dallas to their personal lives filled with love and laughter.
Celebrity interior designer Emily Henderson expands her media presence through Instagram by showcasing her personal side. Family posts intermingle with photos of her finished projects, while her Instagram Stories feature behind-the-scenes footage of her life.
Retro modern and contemporary, clean design juxtaposes effortlessly in Sarah Sherman Samuel’s work, attracting celebrities like actress Mandy Moore (her home is featured above). Follow Samuel’s Instagram if you want beautiful photos and witty, honest commentary.
Emily Henderson’s former protege Orlando (pronounced Or-lahn-doh) Soria uses his Instagram as a lesson in finding humor in interior design. Watch hours of Soria’s unique wit through his Instagram Stories, which feature glimpses into his personal life, business and corporate partnerships.
Blogger and interior design darling Caitlin Wilson brings more beauty to Instagram with posts spotlighting her textiles. Delicate florals and pretty pastels are showcased in everyday living, proving that beautiful can be functional.