There are many times when we all stumble across creative blogs, struggling to figure out how to find a blog post subject, or how to improve your editorial line, or what to draw, design in terms of creativity. No matter what our creative field, we all need regular inspiration to help us on our way.
The Internet is the perfect playground to go out and explore, discover and be inspired by an endless range of artwork, illustration, photography, fashion or crafts. But finding those niche blogs that really give you a dose of inspiration can be difficult.
That’s why I’ve painstakingly put together the following list of my 10 of the best inspirational blogs, so you never need to go elsewhere or waste hours of your precious time scouring through the search engines. I’ve split the list into various creative fields for easy reference ( Travel, Interior, Lifestyle,etc …)….
1.Le Monde est à Nous : France
“Specializing blog in bohemian trends & fashion for free women who love to escape the mundanity of life through fashion, art, music, creativity & travel”
We can say i’m one of her oldest followers : Former model , Marie- Laure Daillut is the founder of Le Monde est à nous ! Designer, photographer, writer , mother and dreamy woman, based in Hossegor ( west south of France ), she shares her inspirations , her boho lifestyle and way of life, her travels, and finally her creative and life daily discoveries since May 2006. She’s also a member of desillusion magazine, dedicated to surf and street culture talking in different aspects : music, fashion, travel, art…
2. Polkadot Passport : Australia
Nicola, from Polkadot Passport is a professional photographer and one of the most creative soul i’ve ever known. She is an Aussie, and is currently living in NZ, taking you/ her readers on the ride with all of her adventures. She recently worked with travel agency Topdecktravel to edit a creative photo story between United States, and A huge part of Europe, she’s not only a travel blogger, she’s a real inspiration for those who wanna get lost around the world and who are searching some hidden gems to spend their holidays or those who wanna enter the world of wanderers.
3.Design Love Fest : L.A
Bri is an art director and the Los Angeles-based founder and editor of designlovefest, a lifestyle blog with an eye for design in style, DIY, food, travel, entertaining and more. With an enticing and recognizable aesthetic, Bri’s styling, creative direction and design has transformed the designlovefest studio into an arthouse creating original concept campaigns for countless brands. Bri has been featured in publications such as Elle Décor, Apartment Therapy, HGTV, Lucky Magazine, Martha Stewart Weddings, The Los Angeles times and more. I’ve been doing a guest post teaching the best Parisian locals place, where no tourist dare to tread : Here.
4.Oh Joy! : L.A
If you’ve spent five minutes on Pinterest, you’ve probably repinned something from Joy Cho. And if you haven’t heard of her, well, have you been on the Internet ? As a graphic designer, Joy originally started her blog, Oh Joy!, as a creative outlet while between jobs. It turns out her appealing, accessible, and creative ideas have made her the most followed person on Pinterest, with more than 13 million followers to date. As if that weren’t enough, Joy is a best-selling author, has a thriving YouTube channel, designs a variety of products, consults with leading companies. (It’s the first time the brand has collaborated with top pinners on Pinterest to create a collection inspired by pinners.) Oh, and she has the most adorable two-year-old little girl, Ruby. Here, she fills in the blanks about life as the Pinterest queen.
5.Travel Junkie diary : Dubai
We can say that Dubai based Michelle Karam is a serial traveller and very down to earth person . The journey of Travel Junkie Diary began almost 2 years ago when founder Michelle Karam created a platform for individuals to share personal travel encounters, inspiring experiences and life-changing moments and celebrating the global citizens. Michelle Karam, a Dubai based Lebanese, is not only a travel writer, she’s an entrepreneur, and a digital influencer with a strong digital foot print, and a great inspiration for people who want to explore the best of what world has to offer….To know more about her, Check out her Boubouteatime interview here.
6. The Jungalow : US
Justina Blakeney is a designer with a Bohemian heart. Through her award-winning daily design blog, The Jungalow Justina shares her world covered in paint, plants and patterns. Her latest book, The New Bohemians, Cool and Collected Home just made the New York Times best-seller list. It is her strong belief that it’s creativity, not wealth, that makes an amazing home.
7.Tess Guinery : Australia
Tess Guinery is a firm believer that there is beauty in just about everything. Her work is in Graphic Design, branding, styling, digital print, production and concepts, and as a visual communicator she has navigated numerous creative companies to their desired haven. And people are asking for more.
Wife to professional stuntman, Caleb Guinery and mother to Peaches, Tess shares with us her journey to becoming a designer, the reality of motherhood and the story of how she and her sister founded the Gray Girls.
Bridget Anne : “It is a blog about cameras, and a blog about books, especially those of the lyrical, truthful, nonfiction sort. It is about how one cannot simply say She was an English major in the past tense, because it is a perpetual, lifelong affair. It is about staying in bed sometimes, and about falling in love (or my version of it), and it is an ode to drinking coffee in the morning and at night, or whenever you please.”
We can say that Haleigh Walsworth was a french born in another life. The jolie Baby doll, Travel Junkie, and work addict shares her views on her blog Making Magique writing about her travel-getaway, Parisian citadine breaks, and her fashion tastes !It is genuine blog with a feel good factor in every post, a blog where you can connect to her even without meeting her…..We love her culmination of French Romance teamed with the American dreaminess in her pictures and videos, her style is effortless and comfortable, and so spontaneous. Check out her interview to know more about this Inspiring muse Parisienne…To know more about her, check her Boubouteatime interview here
Lucy Laucht is a New York-based photographer, writer and serial wanderluster. She left England some eight years ago and has since then traveled to more than 30 countries, lived in Australia and finally settled in Brooklyn. She’s the photographer behind @lucylaucht and is always up for an adventure, especially if there’s a chance of a good photo.