My Favourite UK Home Inspiration Blogs to Follow

17th June 2016

I’ve always been passionate about interior design since a very young age and I love nothing more than finding inspiration online. Usually blogs are my go to and I love nothing more relaxing with a nice cup of tea and having a good read.

So here are some of my favourite interior design bloggers that I regularly turn to for inspiration and which I think you guys should definitely check out. They all have totally different styles from one another and also different focuses, but all worth a read.

Carole King's country Cottage Carole King’s country Cottage

1. Dear Designer’s Blog

Not only is Carole King a fab friend but we have also been running Heart Home magazine together for the last 5 years. You’ll also find her over at Dear Designer’s Blog, where she gives plenty of insight into home decor, shopping tips and anything else that inspires her; in particular her new country cottage that has recently undergone a total transformation. I’ll be there this weekend checking out the new place and I cannot wait!

2. Pippa Jameson Interiors

Renowned Interior stylist Pippa Jameson blogs about her life as a stylist as well as advising on currents trends. With an a pretty impressive portfolio, who better than her on giving styling tips. I’ve also been extremely lucky to have worked with Pippa in a few shoots for Heart home magazine.

3. Love Chic Living

Jen Stanbrook is the founder of one of my favourite interior design blogs, Love Chic Living. A multi award winning blog focusing on style and design for a family home. Blogger, writer and presenter, she is also a pinterest addict with nearly one million followers. Jen also offers online pinterest courses to help you come to grips and learn more about this social media platform.

Pippa Jameson for Homestyle magazine, photographed by Jo Henderson. Pippa Jameson for Homestyle magazine, photographed by Jo Henderson.

4. The Ana Mum Diary

This is such a sweet and friendly blog written by Amanda Cottingham. The Ana Mum Diary includes topics such as home interiors, travel, design, food, beauty and fashion. It’s such a feel good blog all round!

5. A Residence Blog

Penny Alexander is the author behind multi-awardwinning blog A Residence, where she writes about family life, food, gardens, interiors, wellbeing, relationships and travel – anything that makes life at home happier. In 2014 the online homestore bought A Residence.

6. #tidylife

A self-confessed homebird and interiors enthusiast, Antonia Ludden blogs over at #tidylife full of home, garden and lifestyle inspiration. It’s all about inspiring people to improve their homes in an affordable way. Her warm and friendly approach really shine through!

7. Old Fashioned Susie

Susie Earlam is the blogger behind Old Fashioned Susie. I love this blog because not only does it talk about interiors but there’s plenty of lifestyle features and I adore Susie’s unique fashion style with plenty of beautiful vintage finds.

Via Antonia Ludden from #tidylife. Via Antonia Ludden from #tidylife.

8. The Design Sheppard

Stacey Sheppard is a freelance writer and blogger who specializes in interior design. The Design Sheppard is full of the very best products, projects, events and designers that she meets along the way. The blog covers both high-end design as well as budget friendly high-street finds that can help people recreate the latest design trends in their own homes.

9. Renovation Bay-Bee

Stephanie Bay-Bee’s blog is all about creating a beautiful home within a tight budget. She also loves to take us on her journeys with her family and all the fun places they visit together. A truly fun and inspiring blog.

10. Molly and the Princess

Art historian by day, blogger by night, meet Molly.  Molly and the Princess is a blog full of home and lifestyle inspiration, where she shares her passion for a simple but stylish living. Also a real lover of nature you can find her over on Instagram showcasing all of her finds. In case you were wondering, the Princess is her bicycle.

11. Fresh Design Blog

Rachel Newcombe runs Fresh Design Blog, with a real focus on contemporary home and gardens ideas. There’s also plenty of inspiration with a great mix from designer buys to affordable high street finds. You’ll also find Rachel writing for Houzz, Reclaim magazine, eBay, just to name a few.

The adorable Susie Earlam via Ild Fashioned Susie. The adorable Susie Earlam via Ild Fashioned Susie.

12. Well I Guess This Is Growing Up

Karen is a self-confessed interiors geek always on the lookout for quirky family-friendly décor on a budget. Her blog follows the journey of the renovation of her South Manchester home since 2011, taking it one DIY at a time.

13. A Beautiful Space

Becky Goddard-Hill blogs about family life and her love of home, gardens and interiors. A Beautiful Space is a celebration of the lovely things in life, whioch frankly we all need in our life!

14. The White Approach Lifestyle

Karen Jones’ blog is all about interior design, home style, DIY and tips on Scandinavian style. Being a lover of the colour white she loves documenting her renovations in her all white Art Deco home.  Karen is also owner of the white approach online store.

15. Fifi McGee

Meet Fifi, a self confessed cushion addict. Her blog is on a mission to help couples decorate their homes so nice they’ll never want to leave. It is full of stories to help empower the not-so-confident decorator to unleash their ideas and ‘just do it’.

Via Fifi McGee Via Fifi McGee


  1. Anna

    17th June 2016 at 10:15 am

    Great round up of some beautiful and fun interiors blogs!

  2. Molly

    17th June 2016 at 8:28 pm

    Thank you for including my blog Arianna! Love the images you have chosen from the blogs too x

  3. Pippa Jameson

    24th June 2016 at 10:22 am

    Thanks for including me in your list Ari! xx

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