The Best Antique & Vintage Accounts To Follow On Instagram

Vintage or antique furniture and decorative accessories epitomise that slow and sustainable approach to home décor we should all strive for – and where better to find your next treasured item right now than Instagram? Amid the restrictions of the past year, it appears antique accounts are thriving – here are some of our favourites…

KEPT London

This beautifully curated selection of objects and antiques really caught our eye. Once we spied its scalloped-edge cane lampshades and twisted candlesticks, we couldn’t stop scrolling.

Follow @KEPTLondon

Louise Spencer Decorative Antiques 

The prize for the most beautifully photographed pieces has to go to Louise of Louise Spencer Decorative Antiques. The images alone are seriously inspirational, but her eye for unique furniture pieces is clearly exceptional, too.

Follow @LouSpencerDecorativeAntiques

La Maison Magnifique 

For a hand-picked selection of the prettiest home accessories – think oyster plates, ceramic woven baskets, pastel cabbage ware and swan planters – take a look at La Maison Magnifique. Their new painted candle range is a stand-out. 

Follow @La_MaisonMagnifique

Litten Tree Antiques

This small, Berkshire-based bsuiness sells decorative antiques, textiles and vintage pieces. But they can also source unique pieces, objets d'art, textiles and lighting for interior designers on request, as well as on behalf of individual clients.

Follow @LittenTreeAntiques ​

One-Off Piece 

Sophie Douglas can source an array of one-off pieces for your home, including ceramics and lighting – she’s got a great eye for characterful pieces that feel bang on-trend. 

Follow @OneOffPieceLondon

Tablo London

This selection of colourful, unique vintage homeware has been carefully curated by Sophie Morrison. We love the pastel glassware and painted candlesticks – perfect to lift an at-home table setting.

Follow @Tablo.London

Decorative Collective 

The Decorative Collective was launched in 2009 as an online marketplace designed to introduce customers to antique dealers across the UK and Europe. Now, the Instagram account highlights some of the best pieces to help you narrow the search.

Follow @Decorative_Collective

Collate

Self-styled as eclectic and eccentric, Collate’s pieces will inject a bit of colour into your home in the form of glossy ceramics and other unusual objects. 

Follow @CollateInteriors

Ardingly Antiques 

This West Sussex-based emporium sells artwork, furniture, mirrors and decorative objects – all of which have been photographed in a beautiful stately setting.

Follow @Ardingly.Antiques

Host Home 

After renovating her house, Host founder Sophie Warburton was looking for pieces to decorate her new home. With the high street feeling too 'obvious', and high-end shops out of her budget, she decided to find another way to source unexpected, but affordable, accessories.

Follow @Host.Home

In Reverie Vintage 

Born out of lockdown, In Reverie Vintage offers second-hand and vintage homeware, all with a 70s influence. Expect porcelain cowboy boots and shell-shaped pots among the rest of the vintage treasures.

Follow @InReverieVintage

Foxberry Vintage

The brainchild of Jessica Berry, this vintage homeware and interiors store specialises in art deco, vintage and mid-century pieces. Expect eclectic, kitsch accents to add some character to your home.  

Follow @FoxberryVintage

Lou & Pickle 

This online shop sells a colourful range of antiques, objects and unusual finds – plus, the rug selection is extensive. We love the brightly painted furniture, too.

Follow @LouAndPickle

R&E Home

For fans of mid-century antiques, this is a great place to discover a range of different lighting and furniture options. Expect to find accent chairs and eye-catching lamps among the edit.

Follow @R_E_Home

Rococo London Interiors 

For classic English designs with a twist, Rococo Davis’s selection of accessories, furniture and lighting is hard to beat. Expect natural woods and textures set against whimsical pops of colour.

Follow @Roccoco_LondonInteriors

Tallboy Interiors 

Widely respected for his antique chair collection, Matt Dixon’s grid will encourage you to find room for a couple of fireside seats. There are also plenty of tables and artwork worth checking out, too. 

Follow @TallBoyInteriors

Tarn 

Based in south-west London, new stock is posted weekly to this account, and spans the likes of one-off cabinets, chairs, chests and tables.

Follow @Tarn-London

Vintage Boathouse 

Based in Hampshire, Vintage Boathouse offers a range of grown-up furniture that can be easily incorporated into your own home. Great for tracking down larger pieces like dressers and chests.

Follow @VintageBoathouse

Scene by Chloe

A self-defined ‘joyful edit of vintage homeware and furniture’, Chloe’s colourful, kitsch selection offers an array of humorous, fun pieces for your home.

Follow @SceneByChloe

1st Dibs 

This global online marketplace was founded back in 2001 to mimic the magic of Parisian flea markets and highlight Danish mid-century design. Now, there’s a weekly magazine and even the 1st Dibs 50 – an annual celebration of the industry’s most compelling talent.

Follow @1stDibs

Pile Of Tat 

Curated by Charlie Porter, Pile of Tat showcases a range of home accessories and objects. But it’s Charlie’s eye for artwork which is so highly coveted – a great way to start your collection.

Follow @Pile_Of_Tat

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