The Midwest is an interior design force unto itself—with Chicago leading the way. This soulful city serves as the hub for cool style, new trends, and fabulous home fashions.
Get connected to these 10 interior designers making waves out of Chitown and find fuel for your upcoming home projects.
Contemporary class with serious color skill is the flavor that shines through in this fun-to-follow feed. See inspirational pics from world class sights, Buckingham’s modern design scenes, and to-die-for pieces from the Buckingham Interiors & Design line, Modernique.
If he’s good enough for Oprah, he’s good enough for the world. This Chicago boy done good graces the cover of every magazine, and with great reason—he has a fabulous design eye. Get moved to move some furniture with his drool-worthy pictures of celebrity home makeovers and more.
Modern meets marvelous with designer Mann’s use of clean lines mixed with sumptuous textiles. Draw inspiration from her snaps of finished rooms and artistic shots of architectural lines.
Get a feel for a local woman with flair. The design mind behind firm Olive Juice shares snaps that reveal the behind the scenes work that goes into a decor makeover, the polished finished look of put-together rooms, photos of her darling child, and fun pics of your favorite hometown.
Fall in love with the gorgeous inspo snaps of modern design and modern architecture that grace the Soucie Horner feed. With an eye for clean lines and the occasional burst of color, you’ll feed your creative side with these artistic shots.
A little bit glam, a little bit rock ‘n roll, this best friend design duo nails cool style. From their black leather boho fashion to the modern luxury they accessorize with, you’ll remember to insert a little edge in your life.
Get in on the Instagram account of this Chicago-based design group while it’s still young. Be wowed by their keen eye and accessible room makeovers. With this feed you get a mix of lifestyle shots along with room redecoration how-to photos.
Designer M. Grace Sielaff’s aesthetic is so damn pleasing to the eye that following her feed is better than a late afternoon cappuccino. You’ll be refreshed, motivated, and ready to redecorate the world. Lots of colorful shots, redone rooms, and inspiration from nature.
Do you love contemporary style that’s style warm and cozy? Look no further—this Chicago design company has the Instagram feed of your dreams. Polished rooms will give you eye candy galore, while pics from the designer’s personal life—including shots of her fabulous home and cute baby—provide real life examples of chic, livable design.
True, Amelia Canham Eaton isn’t really an interior designer. But her lifestyle blog and sister Insta account provide ample ideas for your own home design. Fabulous shots in and around Chicago give you endless fodder for fashionista touches to your walls, home accessories, and children’s room.
Ready to bring some of these beautiful design home? Here’s how to find a great interior designer in your area.