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Interior accounts to follow on Instagram in 2020

Home renovators, interior designers, photographers and DIYers - these are the Instagram accounts providing some serious inspo for us this year.

Written by High Life North
Published 09.02.2020

By Beverley Park

Instagram is such a great place for interior inspiration.  Everything from full-on, ground-up renovations or the great and fun #transformationaltuesday when renovators and interior enthusiasts share their journey through photos. The ‘how’, the hacks, the products and those all-important colour charts.  To make things even easier, suppliers are often tagged into posts which can take you directly to the products you want.

Here are our top 12. Have we missed your favourite off the list? Tag us on Instagram to share the love.


Practical and cosy. If you’re looking for ideas on how to bring multiple colours, textures and materials together to create something unique, this is a must follow.



Charlotte shares her interior passions in this wonderful account. Lovely ideas of how she has turned dark spaces in her home light and bright. 


Bold colours and greenery, the beam across the fire and bespoke built-in log store is a dreamy inspiration.


An interior designer who has been featured in 25 Beautiful Homes and Real Homes. This account provides interior inspiration galore as well as some great ‘behind the scenes’ on her insta-stories. 


Elle shares her renovating journey of a ‘1930’s money pit’ check out the pink bedroom with the open fire.


Self-proclaimed eclectic DIYers, Claire and Paul share their incredible taste and the use of dark colours and multiple textures and patterns with a splash of unique art.


Lorraine shares interior design and home styling of her own home and her clients. 


A Newcastle-based studio housing a creative collection of North East artists, designers and makers.


Managed by creative duo Karen and Katie, this account showcases their shoots for interior magazines such as 25 Beautiful Homes, Ideal Home, Real Homes and many more.  


A self-build in Northumberland, discover this beautifully styled family home.  The insta-stories also include some really helpful recommendations and hacks.


A beautiful Victorian family home with lots of interior and garden inspiration, Helen is a talented artist who shares her love of up-cycling with all the tips you’ll need to give it a try.


Capturing country life in a sleepy village just outside of Durham City. Keep an eye out for appearances from the gorgeous Golden Retriever, Bailey.

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