Life & Style |August Green Insta-inspo

Our monthly Insta hit-list of green-spiration for the month ahead. Because who doesn’t want their ‘gram to be a greener place? From truly unexpected cacti and succulent inspiration via @botanicalproject, to the forthcoming @bloom_the_magaine, these are our must-follows for the month of August...

1. @botanicalproject

For unexpected inspiration, look to @botanicalproject. From old typewriters and stereo sets, to obsolete phones – the creative team behind the account are forever finding new ways to present their cacti and succulents using re-purposed vintage artefacts and other miscellaneous homeware items.

2. @claptontram

We’re a little bit obsessed with London-based plant – and daylight – filled studio and event space, Clapton Tram. Located in a converted Victorian stable in Clapton, it’s furnished with mid-century pieces and hanging and potted plants a plenty. It’s also home to a border collie pup named Jack.

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3. @hiltoncarter

@hiltoncarter is an Instagram account dedicated to green interiors, featuring the occasional dog or two. Aside from turning us green with envy on a daily basis, Hilton regularly hosts talks sharing ways to propagate your plant friends, along with his top plant care tips.

4. @therealhouseplantsof_ig

And the award for the best green Instagram handle goes to… @therealhouseplantsof_ig, the account that celebrating plant hoarders across the UK. Want your plants to be featured? Simply tag #therealhouseplantsofinstagram to join the gang.

5. @bloom_the_magazine

This week’s Instagram rabbit hole lead us to @bloom_the_magazine – a magazine for “plant admirers, nature lovers, curious explorers and outdoor adventurers”. It’s launching this September, so watch this space.

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