As parts of the U.S. are being blanketed by snow, many people are finding themselves spending more and more time indoors. This can lead to realizations like, “I really don’t like this couch,” or, “I wish that my walls weren’t so boring.” For inspirational home decorating tips and ideas, follow Apartment Therapy’s top staffers and contributors on Instagram, and get your home to it’s chicest and coziest yet.

This list includes the most influential Apartment Therapy staffers and contributors on Instagram, by volume of followers. Using Cision’s media database, we compiled the list below based on Cision’s proprietary research. All numbers were pulled February 11, 2015.

1.  Melissa Cox – Contributor – 53,800

Winter mornings with the light streaming in ❄️

A photo posted by Marissa Cox (@ruerodier) on


2.  Kathryn Bacalis – Contributor – 22,800


3. Monica Wang – Contributor – 3,779


4.  Bethany Nauert – Contributor – 2,234


5. Melissa Direnzo – Contributor – 1,977

Packing up an @etsyca order for one of my cake toppers. Getting married? Bridesmaid party planner? Check 'Em out at

A photo posted by Melissa / The Sweet Escape (@sweetescapecreative) on


6.  Janel Laban – Executive Editor – 1,792

Happy Halloween

A photo posted by Janel Laban (@janelpix) on


7.  Maxwell Ryan – CEO – 1,712

Dyeing doilies and turning them into bowls in Red Hook for an ad campaign for Mrs, Meyers. #funwork

A photo posted by maxwellat (@maxwellat) on


8. Adrienne Breaux – Weekend Editor – 1,378

Working from @apartmenttherapy office today!

A photo posted by Adrienne Breaux (@adriennebreaux) on


9.  Lauren Hufnagl – Contributor – 1,336


10.  Andrea Sparacio – Contributor 1,150

I know, enough with the cat. #smush

A photo posted by Andrea Sparacio (@artsparrow) on




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