Which Interior Design Blogs Are The Best?
With so many design magazines going out of business, my interior design clients in Naples are constantly asking me where they can get the interior design best inspiration. While I love Architectural Digest, not all interior design budgets or projects are this “architectural”. In Florida, we are fortunate to have Florida Design magazine and Coastal Living. Then there are awesome interior design blogs by professional designers who design daily.
Which interior design blogs are the best to follow for the residents of Naples, FL? Considering interior design is often inspired by art, culture, and entertainment, I think it’s important for clients to find inspiration before starting a home decor or home renovation project. Please enjoy my list of the 20 Best Interior Design Blogs of 2020.
2020’s Best Interior Design Blogs
In addition to researching sites such as Pinterest, or on the Instagram feeds of interior designers can be useful too. I live and work on projects locally in Naples, Florida, but there are many of my friends who live in other regions so, I’ve pulled a list of some of the best interior design blogs on the web. Some are friends or acquaintances while others are already extremely popular interior design blogs.
Here is my list of top 20 interior design blogs for 2020 that you should follow:
1. Coco + Kelly | Best Lifestyle & Interior Design Blogs
Mixed with lifestyle tips, Coco + Kelly is Cassandra Lavalle’s glam-femme style diary extends to interior design, tabletops, travel, food, and more. From aspirational interior design wish lists, and beautiful images that call out what’s working to make recreating the look in a snap.
2. Emily A. Clark | Awesome DIY Interior Design Blog
An interior design blog of simple design ideas, affordable projects, and personal posts, Emily A. Clark takes the simplistic approach to decorating. Only a stylish mom of five children Emily A. Clark provides her readers actionable steps. Emily started blogging as she was deep in the redesign process of her own family home.
3. D’KOR Home | Interior Design Blog by Dee Frazier Interiors
My friend and fellow Dallas TX interior designer Dee Frazier of Dee Frazier Interiors just started her blog where she writes a post or two a week featuring a project or holiday decorating tips. Dee loves holidays and gardening. Rumor has it she’s also an amazing photographer. Her interior design projects are cool and she’s got great tips for homeowners on how to work with professional designers like myself too.
4. Lark & Linen
Many of my interior design clients in Naples are ‘snowbirds’ meaning they live in colder climates until January or so. If you’re one of my ‘snowbirds’, you may enjoy Toronto-based interior designer Jacquelyn Clark’s blog, Lark & Linen. Comforting and relaxing, Jacquelyn loves to snuggle in ultra-cozy down bedding and give you tips to live in warmth while it’s cold outside. Its aesthetic and tone are reliably soft, peaceful, and pretty too.
5. PS This Rocks: Travel Tips & Interior Design Inspiration
My friend Christi Tasker is a showcase house producer for ELLE DECOR, Traditional Home, and other leading design magazines. I love her interior design & travel blog P.S. This Rocks because she often takes us inside all of the major designer showcase houses such as Kips Bay Palm Beach Decorator Showhouse 2020.
6. Dwell |Best Interior Design Blogs
Dwell is a good interior design website where lots of effort is placed in every photo they feature. If you are looking for simplistic, architectural inspiration, you’ll love their interior design blogs.
7. Design*Sponge | Best Interior Design Blogs
Design*Sponge is a design blog run by Brooklyn-based writer, Grace Bonney. Updated 6 to 8 times per day, Grace and her team are declared the “Martha Stewart Living for the Millennials” by The New York Times. If you love reading anything about designing, their interior design blogs will be your best friends.
8. Apartment Therapy
Enough said? Apartment Therapy has a goal of connecting people to the resources they need to improve their small apartments or condominiums while reducing reliance on stuff. If you’re looking to downsize and live like a minimalist with great storage and use your space to the max, Apartment Therapy is a must-see home improvement website.
Houzz is the place to simply browse and save beautiful home photos. It’s a place to find the right design and construction professionals no matter where you are. A ton of our Naples interior design studio clients comes from Houzz readers. It’s also a social media site where interior design and home improvement lovers can connect with others going through the same types of projects. If you are looking for inspiration and ideas for your homes, Houzz is worth a few minutes of your time.
10. High Fashion Home Blog
Whether you are the world’s greatest interior designer, aspiring decorator, or a hopeless amateur, Home Fashion Home interior design blogs create a meeting ground to share a passion for the home.
11. ELLE DECOR|Best Interior Design Blogs
Who doesn’t love ELLE DECOR? Being one of the world’s leading interior design and decorating authorities, ELLE DECOR is one of the best interior design blogs that often don’t even make mentions when it comes to blogs. I love the magazine and its interior design blogs alike for mere inspiration.
12. Better Homes & Gardens (BH&G)
Recently Traditional Home magazine and Better Homes and Gardens merged into one! Now we have all of the best interior design blogs on the BH&G site. Be sure to check out Luke Bryan’s 4-Story Florida Home featured on BH&G.
13. Coastal Living
Need I say more? What’s not to love about Coastal Living? Without a doubt! I love coastal living, not just the magazine. Having the privilege to be an interior design in Naples FL and I love Coastal Living’s interior design blogs. Filled with beach home renovation ideas, condo retreats, and little cottages, if you need inspiration for your Florida home, give me a call and check out these interior design blogs.
14. Decorilla | Best Interior Design Blogs
When it comes to home decorating blogs Decorilla covers everything from seasonal décor to the latest design trends. You can get inside an interior designer’s head with their designer spotlight posts or find the most affordable interior designer near you.
15. Thrifty Decor Chick | Best Interior Decorating Blogs
Thrifty Decor Chick is a blog about thrifty DIY, decor, and interior design for the home. You will find posts about inexpensive decorating ideas, helpful household tips, trim work tutorials, and DIY projects. While this one is not for most of my Naples interior decorating clients, I have a lot of family & friends that may find this blog very useful.
16. Cococozy | Best Interior Design Blogs
Coco of Cococozy is an executive by day and interior design blogger by night. She began her blog in 2008 and covers all things home décor. Her home design blog became so popular she later started her own Cococozy textiles collection featuring beautiful luxury pillows, throws, bedding, drapery, and rugs.
17. Style by Emily Henderson | Best Interior Decorating Blogs
Interior designer Emily Henderson wears many hats in her successful empire she’s created. Her blog, Style by Emily Henderson is all about blending styles. From being an author to a TV host, she’s been a source of inspiration to the design community since she started her interior design blog back in 2010. Ever wonder what goes on in an interior designer’s head? She’s here to tell you through her interior design blogs.
18. Savvy Home
Savvy Home is an awesome interior design and lifestyle blog including travel tips. From daily lifestyle to international interior design features, they’ve been keeping us up to date on trends for a long time too. Since its start in 2010, they have become world-renowned interior design bloggers.
19. Studio McGee
Studio McGee is kind of like us, she’s a full-service interior design studio with a distinct eye for bold and beautiful design and decor. Dynamic duo Syd & Shea McGee have formed quite the design empire. Their blogs were recently named best interior design blogs by Domino. Their design style is quickly becoming recognizable and appeals to people of so many different tastes. While I had them on my list in the past, Studio McGee earns their spot my 2020 Best Interior Design Blogs list.
20. The Inspired Room
Melissa Michaels, creator of The Inspired Room started her decorating blog with one thing in mind. To help you love your home. Readers can follow along with her current 1950s cottage remodel and learn tips and tricks on how to incorporate the looks in your own home.
I hope you’ve enjoyed My Round-Up Of Best Interior Design Blogs
Even if you don’t read every update to each blog, it may inspire your next interior design or remodeling projects.
I’m sure I’ve missed other great blogs on my list.
Which other interior design blogs or interior design bloggers should add to this list? Are there other trusted interior design blogs that you follow? Please leave a comment below to let me know. I’ll update this list from time to time and I would love your input and recommendations.
Best Interior Designers on Instagram or Best Interior Designers on Facebook?
I was thinking of making a list of the “Best Interior Designers on Instagram” or “Best Interior Designers on Facebook”. Do you follow designers on your social media channels? If so, please help me out and leave a link to their pages below.
About Me, Claudia Leah Naples Interior Decorator, Interior Design Firm, & Now Interior Design Blogger
While beautiful Naples Florida Home interiors are my top priority, my client relationships and efficient processes run like a well-oiled machine. I am committed to blogging here on ClaudiaLeah.com in 2020 if anyone out there is reading? If you are, please let me know by subscribing or leaving a comment below. I thank you for reading some of my first interior design blogs and I look forward to sharing Naples Florida Homes & my interior design projects here on my design blog.
If you need a designer or design partner to deliver for your clients in the Naples FL area. Feel free to give me a ring at 239-431-5936. My interior decorators and contractors service Naples, Marco Island, Bonita Springs, and Estero, Florida.