There’s no shortage of inspiring design and lifestyle content on Instagram. With a wealth of beautifully curated accounts from experts and amateurs alike, it’s essential to know where to look. To help you stay on top of the trends and discover fresh ideas for your next renovation or update, we share some of our favourite follows for design and lifestyle inspiration.
Founded by Lita Lee and based in Edmonton, Alberta, the Crave Interiors blog and Instagram account showcases her passion for interior design and shares her everyday experiences in updating her builder home. Get a sense of her ever-evolving, modern bohemian style @craveinteriors.
With a background in visual merchandising, Kassandra brings her detailed eye to an Instagram account that celebrates country living in style, sharing her love for design and family from her home just outside of Waterloo, Ontario. Follow her and her little DeKonings @kassandradekoning.
An interior designer for Iron and Ivory based in Ottawa, Ontario, Marina Medina’s Instagram takes inspiration from her travels and shares a truly global perspective on design. Follow along with her world travels and world-class interiors @marinamedinadesign.
Vancouver-based interior design practice Falken Reynolds is celebrated for their highly personal approach, creating spaces shaped by their clients’ distinct experiences. Known for clean lines, craftsmanship and considered details, you can find them on Instagram @falkenreynolds.
Currently crossing a road trip through the US in a custom Airstream off her bucket list, design and DIY maven Lynn Knowlton inspires her followers to design the life they want to live. Combining humour and style, her must-follow Instagram account is @lynneknowlton.
Based in Ottawa, Ontario, this husband and wife team turned a mutual love of interior design into a nationally recognized residential design firm. Together, they create beautiful spaces that are both stylish and cozy, combining emerging trends with classic principles. Definitely worth a follow @leclairdecor.
A boutique interior design firm based in Toronto and led by Jennifer Reid, Barlow Reid Design Inc. creates intimate and elegant contemporary interiors that are alive with colour. Jennifer was a regular guest on CBC’s Steven and Chris, and it’s easy to see why @barlowreid_design.
Friends and collaborators Jordy Fagan and Alana Firestone merged their two businesses to create Collective Studio, a Toronto-based interior design firm. As a team, they bring their unique styles together to create tasteful aesthetics that seamlessly reflect the individuality of their clients. You can see the results @collective.studio_.
After studying at Parsons in NYC and apprenticing for Gluckstein Design, Toronto-based Montana Labelle’s eponymous design and lifestyle firm has become a flourishing business featured in Canada’s top style publications. You can see her fashion-influenced perspective on design @montanalabelle.