51+ Spring & Summer Blog Post Topic Ideas for Interior Designers & Home Pros

A while back, we published our 29 Blog Post Ideas for Interior Designers, and it quickly became the most-read topic on our blog. So we thought… if these ideas are so helpful to you, why not make it a seasonal thing?

After all, when you spend your days being all creative and go-getter-y for your clients, there’s little juice left in the tank for you…

….and if there is, I bet you’d prefer to see your family across the table and not a blinking cursor, am I right?

Hear ya loud and clear!

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Spring & Summer Blog Post Ideas for Interior Designers

Although spring is just barely getting underway (there’s snow projected this evening in my neck of the woods…😭), folks in the digital world are already looking ahead to summer. So let’s talk about both.

Yes, some of these ideas will be obvious, but you can and should put your own unique spin on them! Read here for more on personalizing these blog posts to your target clients. Yes, actual actionable advice.

Alright, let’s go!


Color-Related Blog Post Topics

  • Latest color trends & some spaces that nail the look(s)

  • Inspiring springtime palettes

  • How someone can quickly/easily change the colors in their home

  • How to get more brave with color (blog post template on this topic in O&B Studio)

  • Which whites go where…? Understanding undertones.


Blog Post Topics for Furnishings & Upholstery

  • Guide to window treatments for the spring and summer

  • Guide to performance fabrics indoors or outdoors

  • Making the decision to slipcover, upholster, or replace?

  • True value of custom window treatments (blog post template on this topic in O&B Studio)


Share Cleaning & Decluttering Savvy

  • Downsizing possessions… what stays and what hits the road?

  • Spring cleaning tips from the design pro who’s seen it all

  • Cleaning up porches, patios, balconies, outdoor spaces

  • Space planning for peace of mind

  • Foolproof pantry organization

  • Decluttering advice

  • Opening up your lake house / cabin / summer home


Give Styling Advice


Blog Posts on Your Favorite Finds

  • Places you love

  • Products You Love

    • For the home in general? For a bathroom? Kitchen? Bedroom? Etc.

    • For a bookshelf or coffee table?

    • For spring-fresh scents?

    • For the travel enthusiast?

    • For the design enthusiast?

    • For the foodie?


Blog Posts for the Kiddos Out of School

  • Creating entertaining (and mess-proof) spaces for youngsters

  • Style a space that keep your children from sitting on their Xbox all summer

  • How to create a child’s space that adults will love, too

  • Best timing to refresh a child’s bedroom


Report on Design Events & Trends

  • International Furniture Market in Milan, Italy

  • Las Vegas Market in late July

  • Local markets or art fairs


Holiday-Related Blog Posts (Easter, Passover, 4th of July)

  • Tablescapes, indoors or out

  • Decor (Cliché/Non-cliché)

  • Creating a kids’ entertainment area

  • Designing for long-lasting family traditions

  • Color scheme inspiration


Hosting


Design Process Education


Summer Vacation

  • Your favorite places for soaking up design

  • Non-cliché beach-house design

  • Non-cliché lake house design

  • What to bring back from summer vacation (that you’ll actually use)

  • How to plan a design-centric vacation


Get Personal


Whew! Well that should certainly get you started. :)

As I mentioned, for some of these we have Blog Post Templates in O&B Studio. Sign up below to receive your first free template and try it out!

Til next time,
Jaquilyn