London Times Top 50 Design Blogs.
by victoria comment

12/22/09

I am so honored and excited to have made No. 10 among the London Times 50 of the World’s Best Design Blogs! and i’m especially proud and happy to be included in such a grand group of creative and inspiring bloggers! Here’s a complete list — I hope it inspires you, too! congratulations to all these bloggers, and here’s to seeing some fresh new blogs on the list next year!
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1. Apartment Therapy – Every aspect of interior design is covered in this American mega-blog, with the useful option of posing your design dilemmas to its readers.
2. Design Sponge – With a book in the works, Design Sponge includes readers’ DIY ‘before and afters’ and inspiring house tours.

3.
The Selby – Uber-cool photographs of creative people in their living spaces, taken by photographer Todd Selby.

4.
Desire to Inspire – Interiors inspiration galore, co-written on different continents by an Australian and a Canadian.

5.
Oh Joy! – Stylish selections which complement the cool aesthetic of the writer’s own successful stationery range.

6.
Decor8 – All-round comprehensive design blog written by an American living in Hannover, Germany.

7.
Poppytalk – Vancouver-based blog with a marketplace for independent designers.

8.
Emma’s Design Blog – Scandinavian style from a Stockholm-based design enthusiast.

9.
Creature Comforts – Featuring Flickr favourites and promoting handmade design, this blog’s layout is itself a visual treat.

10.
sfgirlbybay – Bohemian chic from San Francisco-based Victoria Smith, a former art buyer.

11.
Design is Mine – A perfectly picked selection of art and design from independent designers worldwide.

12.
Young House Love – Interiors advice, DIY and moodboards from a young couple renovating their own home.

13.
Bloesem – Kuala Lumpar-based writer Irene also has an offshoot blog featuring child-specific design.

14.
Swiss Miss – Unique ideas and products picked by a Swiss graphic designer living in New York.

15.
Print and Pattern – Popular British blog focusing on colourful surface pattern design.

16.
Grain Edit – Mid-century inspired graphic design.

17.
Frolic! – Relaxed style from a Portland-based floral stylist.

18.
Lobster and Swan – Hastings design muse Jeska shares her photography and vintage-styled vignettes from her home.

19.
This is Glamorous – Consistently classy selections with a high glamour factor.

20. Dos Family – Photographer Jenny Brandt’s aspirational home tours feature stylish Swedish families.
21.
Design for Mankind – Featuring edgy graphic and product design, this blog has a brilliant video series highlighting issues facing creative freelancers.

22.
Sweet Paul – Craft and styling ideas from New York-based food and prop stylist Paul Lowe.

23.
Daydream Lily – Her other life – dreamy images selected by Melbourne-based research scientist Liss Winnel.

24.
Pia Jane Bijkerk – Unique content from an Australian prop stylist and author living in Amsterdam.

25. Wee Birdy – Incredibly cohesive: London shopping and birds-inspired design, authored by an Australian magazine writer living in London.
26.
Coco & Kelley – Trend watch from a Seattle-based interior and events stylist with a penchant for elegant glamour.

27.
A Field Journal – Visual eye candy featuring this talented student’s own photography and craft projects.

28.
Bliss – Photographer Mrs French’s ‘I heart Monday’ wishlist is a weekly highlight.

29.
Fine Little Day – Quirky Scandinavian style from a Swedish designer and photographer.

30. Oh Hello Friend– Beautifully-designed and curated posts from a graphic and jewellery designer.
31.
Making it Lovely – Feminine favourites, independent design and home decoration.

32.
Mint – Design, art and more from graphic designer Ellie Snow, with an interesting recent series on adapting to a freelance lifestyle.

33.
Home Shopping Spy – Technically the blog of Ideal Home magazine run on the writer’s sparky comment.

34.
The Design Files – Melbourne homes, shops and design.

35.
The City Sage – California-based Anne Sage’s features include seasonally-themed styling and book reviews.
36. Oh So Beautiful Paper – Wedding invitations and inventive stationery ideas.
37.
Modish – Portland-based champion of indie designers.

38.
Simplesong – Design favourites with a clean and simple quality.

39.
Katy Elliott – New England-inspired selections from an ex-Domino writer

40.
Chez Larsson – The interiors and craft projects of a Stockholm family home.

41.
Please Sir – Vintage purchases to covet and more from a North Carolinian designer.

42.
Delight by Design – Glamorous interiors and classy styling ideas.

43.
Brooklyn Limestone – The renovation of a traditional Brooklyn limestone townhouse.

44.
Oliveaux – A Brisbane-based interior designer shares her passion.

45.
Nestled In – Home renovation and thrifty finds from Finland.

46.
Automatism – The daily visual inspirations of a Canadian illustrator.

47.
Pillar Box Post – London style and observations from an American ex-pat.

48.
Design Squish – Design blog with an emphasis on nature, sustainability and eco issues.

49.
The Fabric of my Life – Musings and photo collages from a London interior stylist.

50. Lovely Clusters – Pretty design finds chosen by a Hawaiian-based graphic designer.

21 responses to “London Times Top 50 Design Blogs.”

  1. Thank you Victoria for showing the list. I so understand you are so high on the list…if it was up to me you could have made it to the top 5! Irene xx

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