Interior designers are sharing their passion for design in the blogosphere. Below are 10 blogs dedicated to creating beautiful spaces.
Material Girls is a blog of five designers with a passion for design, patterns and textures, and who are self-described “material girls.” The Material Girls are: Emily Johnston in Dallas, Lauren Haskett in Houston, Julia Buckingham Edelmann in Chicago, Jill Seidner in Los Angeles and Rebecca Soskin in New York. Check out the latest in furniture trends with Furniture Fridays with Lauren Haskett or sign up for the Material Girl Weekender. House Beautiful calls the team, “The design-guru best friends you always wished you had.”
Apartment Therapy, armed with the slogan “saving the world, one room at a time,” is dedicated to connecting people to decorating resources online, which they believe will help them to make their rooms more, “beautiful, organized and healthy.” Tour beautiful small space home, read about the latest in furniture design or check out the marketplace for must-have pieces.
Filled with photographs of chic spaces, decor8 is full of inspiring interiors for even the smallest budget. Holly Becker founded the blog in January of 2006 with the mission to “catalog beautiful finds and to inspire others.” This site has received great press from well-known sources of style such as Boston Magazine Home, HGTV, People, Glamour, and Real Living Magazine.
This blog is designed to provide inspiration. Michael Mihai-Christian founded the blog as just a place to get great ideas. Currently residing in Romania, his international team features Lavinia, Alex, Pearl and Tony who are currently living in Romania, Canada and Los Angeles. Follow this crew as they take you through the latest in architecture, furniture, DIY projects and home gadgets.
The team at Design Public is dedicated to celebrating great design while also inspiring readers with fresh ideas. Readers will enjoy this tribute to clean, modern design and will find the architecture truly inspiring.
The Stylish House
The Stylish House is a blog created by Cathy Erickson and is dedicated to providing not only inspiration, but also advice on how to transform your home. She specializes in baths and kitchens and offers readers tons of photographs of beautiful, ornate items.
If you live for the antique store find, then Vintage Intoxication is a blog that is sure to satisfy. Started in April of 2009, the founder, Jen originally started the blog to chronicle the process of buying a house and then the content transformed into decorating the house. The writer says she is inspired by her grandmother to find beauty in everything.
Black and White Delight
This blog is dedicated to the classic, dramatic combination of all things black and white. Black and White Delight features all kinds of decor with dramatic black and white patterns.
No Accounting for Taste
Decorating on a dime? No Accounting for Taste is dedicated to you, featuring handmade, recycled and vintage items to create an interesting abode. You can be inspired by the writer’s great photographs turning a tool chest into an interesting piece of art or other interesting antiques turned into statements throughout the home.
A Punch of Color
A Punch of Color is dedicated to photographs and information about how color can influence design. This blog offers tons of anecdotes and photographs of color palettes sure to inspire your design.