Three Seriously Sweet Instagrammers to Follow

Instagram is a vast, vast social black hole – full of endless inspiration, but also ripe for total overload. I mean, our parents who love to travel are on there, our next door neighbor who is dabbling in photography is on there, our not-so-design-savvy dentist is on there. Everyone is looking for something inspiring to get them through their day. So you want to make sure your account is as curated as possible! Thousands of follows does not a happy Instagram feed make.

So no matter if you love to cook, love to be in nature or adore a lighthearted sense of humor, this month we’ve gathered the accounts that must make your cut. We guarantee there is an Instagram account here for everyone to enjoy!

@TRISHATES

Carb lovers, beware. You’ll love them more after following this account! No one quite captures the beauty of food like Trisha and like us, the girl loves her bread. We’re constantly craving what’s on her plate and you’ll now doubt start a list of great food haunts…in Malaysia that is! International food lovers and travelers this account is for you!

@JOSHUARAYMUND

Josh is a shadow chasing kinda guy and we love the fresh perspective on playing with light. From harsher rays to softer leaks of light, it seems he’s always reinventing how to look at things. One quick scroll through his feed and you’ll certainly be inspired to do the same! Every once in a while he’ll hit you with the unexpected like a sunny yellow backdrop or a chunky pup and you can’t help but smile!

@IMOGENXIANA

This account will make you want to jump away from your desk and run away to a cabin nestled on the coast. The blue and green hues Imogen captures in her surroundings almost seem other-worldy. Dream life, for sure. The calmness and serenity of her shots will remind you to enjoy the slower things in life – take the road less traveled and pick a few flowers while you’re on it!

The biggest thing all of these ‘Grammers have in common? A unique perspective that immediately draws you in and leaves you wanting more. That’s really the Instagram holy grail isn’t it?

What accounts have you coming back for more {and more and more} these days? We’d love to know!

A Design Love Story

As much as we love good design, we swoon over a good love story. So you can imagine why we’re obsessed when great design has the cutest romance attached to it. That’s exactly what’s going on with Mr. & Mrs. White, designed by a young couple out of Sydney who came together and discovered that their passion was not only for one another, but also for “simple, honest handmade design and the natural beauty of the material.

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Isn’t this collection to die for? The clean lines of the furniture – made with gorgeous american oak – juxtaposed with the softness of the killer Icelandic hides, the leather pillows {want!} and supple linen textiles create the balance we so crave in our home. Too often decor leans either heavily masculine or overly feminine {is anyone else sick of acryllic everything???}. But if you’re looking to find a sweet spot – we’d argue this is it. A little him paired with a little her is so right!

Ok, now we’re in love with you too Mr & Mrs. White.

images via Mr. & Mrs. White

Book to Buy Now: The New Bohemians

If you don’t already know Justina Blakeney and her virtual domicile, The Jungalow then you have to be living under a blogging rock. From the moment Justina came onto the scene she’s infused blogland with color, energy, humor, skill and all around badassness that’s impossible to ignore. She’s long been one of my favorites, not just because of her great eye {her Instagram is ridic}, crazy design skills {this tabletop – hello!} and always killer content, but also because Justina felt like a kindred spirit from day one – despite our styles being totally different! And just as I’d hoped when I first met Justina in person, her online aura totally manifests in real life. That doesn’t always happen in blogland ya’ know.

So I couldn’t be more excited that Miss B is debuting her most exciting project to date – her very own home decor book – The New Bohemians: Cool and Collected Homes.

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Her stunning tome of 20 jungalow-wothry interiors embodies Justina’s color-saturated, plant filled, eclectic, creative style to a tee – and I’m thrilled to get to share a little sneak peek with you. The book features the homes of fabulous creatives ranging from designer Erica Tanov to some of Justina’s own family – and of course it also includes her own stunning bungalow! The pages are truly brimming with life and all kinds of “woah, I never thought of that!” decorating inspiration.

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Example upon example of dreamy textile combinations has me inspired to layer a bit more texture into my usually minimalist style. I’m already thinking of ways to implement the “Rugger”–a rug used as a table runner–duh.

The New Bohemians also offers a ton of tips and tricks to help you create special personal touches throughout your space. Each home tour features “Ideas to Adopt” and simple DIYs that feel entirely accessible and add much-desired personality to any room. If you’ve ever wanted to work on your fear of color {{like me!} or your reluctance to let your wild side peek through – Justina offers the perfect inspiration to step outside your decor comfort zone.

A huge congratulations to my dear friend Justina! And for more sneak peeks check out the rest of the New Bohemian Book Tour happening across many of our favorite blogs right now! Or simply grab your copy of the book right here!