In all aspects of life, we believe it’s important to celebrate and listen to Black voices—whether it’s through the books you read, the people you see on TV, the brands you give your business to, or who you follow on Instagram. And in honor of Black History Month, we’re sharing a list of talented designers and creators we’re loving right now—so we can all add new voices to our feed to be inspired by and learn from on a daily basis. Without further ado, discover a few favorite Black Instagram influencers to follow below.
Colette Shelton of @cococozy
Follow for: California-cool projects and inspirational snaps from the L.A. interior designer and blogger.
@carmeon.hamilton of Nubi Interiors
Follow for: Character-filled shots of her own global-inspired space and easy how-to videos on elevating your everyday.
Cheryl Luckett of @dwellbycheryl
Follow for: Bold and bright interiors that will make any color lover’s heart sing!
@mrserikaward of Erika Ward Interiors
Follow for: Classically beautiful (and comfy!) spaces that feel just like home.
Candace Mary Griffin of @candacemaryinteriors
Follow for: Sleek, modern, and cozy rooms from a Chicago-based home stager and interior design pro.
Denese Butler of @theperfectvignette
Follow for: Mom moments and behind-the-scenes details from the Massachusetts interior designer.
Elena Lohse of @thishouse5000
Follow for: Eclectic decor inspo, DIYs, and seriously impressive before-and-afters.
Tanieka Harris of @thisborrowedhome
Follow for: All the tips for making a rental house feel like a home.
Kay Volmar of @onceupona1912
Follow for: Stylish chronicles of a 1912 Florida fixer-upper.
Shae of @skoopehome
Follow for: Musings from an interior stylist, DIYs, and small-space decorating tips.
Eureka of @my.cozy_corner
Follow for: Beautiful behind-the-scenes shots from a mom, shop owner, and designer.
Mikel of @mikelwelch
Follow for: Sage wisdom and character-filled projects from a celebrity interior designer.
Shavonda Gardner of @sgardnerstyle
Follow for: Bold, eclectic design advice and inspiration for small spaces.
Stacey-Ann Blake of @designaddictmom
Follow for: Colorful, unique spaces you won’t be able to stop thinking about.
Nicole Gibbons of @nicolegibbonsstyle
Follow for: Color-filled inspiration and words of wisdom from the founder of startup paint company Clare.
Delia of @deliakenza
Follow for: Snaps from a designer with an eye for art and unexpected details.
Laura Hodges of @laurahodgesstudio
Follow for: A peek inside the life of a celebrated interior designer and shop owner.
Angela of @_angelabelt
Follow for: Projects and inspiration from an interior designer and podcast host.
Tiffany of @prettyrealblog
Follow for: Affordable home decor ideas and super-easy DIYs.
Destiny of @justdestinymag
Follow for: Recipes, cozy home inspiration, and fun ideas for family time.
Carli Alves of @madebycarli
Follow for: Amazingly inventive DIY and reno ideas from a 1878 home.
Sarai Reed of @apron.saint
Follow for: A seriously envy-inducing collection of indoor plants.
Corey of @coreydamenjenkins
Follow for: Oh-so-chic projects from an A-list interior designer.
Brigette of @brigetteromanek
Follow for: Awe-inspiring spaces from a celebrity architecture and interior design firm.
Marquita of @farfromcypress
Follow for: Professional-level room renovations and design hacks that will blow your mind.