Instagram accounts for design lovers to follow

Instagram is the ultimate visual platform for designers and design lovers alike, so who should you be following? Here are a few inspiring accounts that you might want to add to your feed:

@designmilk Design Milk is a website dedicated to the modern design founded by Jaime Derringer, this official Instagram account has many clean and fresh designs.

@carlahackett Carla Hackett is a local Brunswick letterer, illustrator and designer whose work I absolutely love. Her hand lettering is just lovely!

@petecromer Pete Cromer’s work is clean fresh and quirky. I LOVE his Enemies Yay collection he has been working on with Laura Blythman (Read my interview with Laura Blythman here).


@laurablythman I couldn’t mention Laura and not include her in this list! Check out some of her work…



@designlovefest Bri Emery is the creative director and blogger behind Design Love Fest, her Instagram updates include photos of handmade goodies, bright colours, bold patterns and design inspiration.

@camillewalala I first saw Camille’s work she she transformed the new southside Third Drawer Down store. Camilles work is bold, colourful, geometric and super fun!

camille walala

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@frankiemagazine This one pretty much speaks for itself! Frankie Magazine is all about art, craft, design, photography, fashion, music, vintage and bits and bobs. My FAVOURITE magazine.

@kitiyapalaskas This account by Kitiya Palaskas is all about quirk and colour. Kitiya is a craft based designer with big hair and a big heart.

Kitiya Palaskas

@thedesignkids The Design Kids is a student + grad design community in Australia. The website aims to bridge the gap between students and industry within the Australian graphic design community and the instagram account is fun place to share amazing design work.

@yenmag Yen is a magazine for smart, creative cookies who love to be inspired. The instagram account showcases art, music, design, fashion and entertainment.

@mikeperrystudio Mike Perry is a designer and artists who regularly shares his work on Instagram. Think lots of colour, handcrafted type and cool animations.

@misterdoodle If you are a fan of type and hand lettering then check out this account!

Mister Doodle!While you are at it feel free to also check out my Instagram account where I share weekly happenings, blog updates and inspiration here: @thewildhideaway

Are you on Instagram and a fellow design lover? If so, please share! Who do you follow?

Shannon Clarke - Editor, The Wild Hideaway
Shannon Clarke - Editor, The Wild Hideaway

Shannon is a travel and lifestyle writer with a keen taste for global adventure – whether it be snorkeling in the waters of Fiji, or exploring the art and architecture of Barcelona. When Melbourne calls her back home, she spends most of her time exploring and planning weekend road trips. To fund all of her trips, Shannon is a freelance writer and marketer – she was named the Australian Young Marketer of the year in 2017!

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  1. Sally Martin
    September 2015 / 3:14 pm

    Laura Blythman is my fav!!

  2. Georgia
    September 2015 / 2:45 pm

    I love these, time to jump on insta and follow along! 🙂 🙂

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