I started blogging to chronicle our renovation project and to file inspiration. Below is a collection of links to inspiring blogs sorted by subject:

+++ Inspiring Design Blogs +++

Apartment Therapy *

Aspiring Kennedy (lifestyle and design)

Cote de Texas (French Design in Texas)

Decor 8 *

Desire to Inspire *

From the Right Bank *

Habitually Chic *

Houzz * (great finds for remodelers, allocate your own ideabook)


Ohhh... Mhhh... (Design und Food Blog von Steffi)

Patricia Gray *

Remodelista *

San Francisco Girl by Bay *

The Cool Hunter (professional hunters for cool design)

The Style Files *

The Peak of Chic

Velvet and Linen *


*) professional interior designer and regular bloggers since many years

+++ Italian Blogs +++

Bleeding Espresso (written by Michelle in Badolato, Calabria)

Renovating Italy (serial renovator Lisa and the real simple life)

+++ Inspiring Elsewhere +++

A Cup of Jo

Beijing Notebook (random observation noted in Beijing China, my very first blog)

Collage of Life

Flower Hill Farm (absolutely stunning nature and bird photography)

Joburg Expat

My Marrakesh

+++ Inspiring Art links +++


Tate (Tate Gallery London)

Painting Perceptions (interviews with artists)

Saatchi Online (popular gallery of modern art for collectors and artists)

WikiPaintings (visual art encyclopedia)

+++ Food Links +++

Sweet Paul

The Alkaline Sisters

Simply Recipes

+++ Fashion +++

The Sartorialist

+++ Travel +++

Lara Dunston