The country life is one that’s always seen as relaxing and stylish. Even if you live in a big city, when you see a farm with horses roaming around, you might long for that type of lifestyle. Pinterest and Instagram are full of shabby chic and country lifestyle inspirations. From traveling to food, we get a glimpse of what it’s like to live that idyllic life, going back in time (while still having the amenities of the future, of course.) Here are 10 Instagram accounts that will make you want to live the country life.
austinfoodadventures is an account dedicated to the finer foods in Austin. They tell you exactly where to go and what to get so you don’t miss out on a single tasty item! The images will make your mouth water and make you wish you were sitting down at the restaurant with the food right in front of you.
If you love old country houses, this account is perfect for you. Images of restored houses are shared regularly and are of houses that are for sale. If you’re in the market for your dream country home, you just might find it here.
Tucker Taylor, AKA farmert, is a culinary gardener at Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate & Gardens. Taylor shares beautiful images of his vegetables, herbs and edible flowers.
Rsa_rural_ is full of beautiful images of barns, landscapes and animals. After viewing a few of these pictures, you’ll want to start planning your next adventure.
visitneworleans is a great account that helps travelers and locals alike. The aesthetically pleasing images suggest things to do while you’re in town, but also show you what it’s like to live the life of a local. You can see pictures of musicians playing on Bourbon Street, festivals when they’re in full swing and so much more.
This account was created by a two sisters from Fort Worth, Texas, who share how-to videos and country living inspirations. They’re also the hosts of HGTV’s “Open Concept.”
Happy_vermont was created by Erica Houskeeper, a Vermont native who has an apparent love for country living and beautiful scenery.
Serena Thompson is the founder of The Farm Chicks Antiques Show, hence the Instagram name. She is also the contributing editor of Country Living Magazine. She shares all kinds of inspirations for fun get-togethers, shabby chic country decor and more.
Christy Viehoefer is a photographer who has traveled all over the world and began as a musical journalist in New York. She started traveling and fell in love with travel photography, especially in North America. Her crisp images will ignite your sense of wanderlust to explore the great outdoors.
Made it back to Dallas, am settling in to the thousands of photos that I took out West, and wondering how 5 weeks in Montana went so quickly. I feel very fortunate to be able to spend extended periods of time out there, and though it always saddens me to leave, there sure are some amazing people in my community back here. Now if the weather would just cool off a bit, I’d really like to have an autumn.
Tyler Sharp is a photographer, writer and creative director who specializes in environmental portraiture, americana and western lifestyle, adventure and sporting life documentary. He is a Texas native and studied photography, film at USC in Los Angeles.