Who to follow: the best Cornish influencers and bloggers
PUBLISHED: 10:26 13 January 2020
The online influencers that we love and admire. The Cornish bloggers' pages we just can't do without.
Are you bored with your day-to-day feed? Well, let us help you jazz it up a little - here is our pick of the best social media influencers and bloggers from the Duchy. From stunning snaps of the Cornish coastline & countryside, to illustrations and mermaids... what's not to love?!
Lizzie's carefully curated and light Instagram is a must follow. Her feed boasts major wanderlust feels with beautifully bright and saturated images. Her Insta gives the impression that it's always bright and sunny in Cornwall, which we all wish was true. Also, cute animals always make an appearance on her feed.
The Cornish Life blog is written and produced by Anna who writes about everything Cornwall (can you blame her?). She began her blogging voyage in 2015 and The Cornish Life is now one of the top lifestyle blogs in the county. She moved to the county at the age of 2! Anna describes herself as a lifestyle blogger and a beach lover and her lovely posts cover everything from places to eat and stay to mental health issues and dog friendly walking.
Born in the Duchy, photographer and educator, Aaron Jenkin's Instagram is pure visual indulgence. We are constantly in awe of his photos; his feed is the perfect excuse to wallow in Cornwall's beauty. Aaron was recently featured in a video made by the BBC about how to photograph the night sky.
Exploring the waters of Cornwall since 2016, Laura Evans a.k.a The St. Ives Mermain has been living every little girl's dream. Despite being form the County, Laura came to appreciate its beauty and healing qualities after some time outside the county. While paddle boarding and, watching the sunset over the harbour, she had an idea. "I imagined how magical it would be if a mermaid swam into St Ives on an evening like this, and what a stir it would cause. Then I thought maybe I could be that mermaid."
A fashion photographer with a penchant for Cornish countryside. As a pro photographer, you can expect nothing less than a stunning Instagram feed from Olivia. She posts behind-the-scenes pics from her shoots, and some amazing landscape shots from her adventures around Cornwall.
Here is something different, botanical illustrations by the very talented Sarah Jane Humphries. Her feed boasts a mixture of wholesome day-to-day life and her beautiful work. She has recently opened her own shop aptly called Botanical Atelier, in Falmouth. Sarah also runs illustration classes for beginners from her shop and has written a book about the art of botanical illustration so if you really feel inspired you can have a go yourself.
Hannah Thwaites lives by the sea in Cornwall and she looks outside her window for inspiration. Her Instagram is dedicated to her business, Hannah sells handmade bags and coastal items on Etsy. She is very popular within the county as her items depict Cornwall's famous & iconic landmarks.