So, you’ve nailed the perfect outfit and want to showcase it on your Instagram to show off your epic style? The next step in crafting that iconic image that’s guaranteed to get those ‘likes’ is finding the ultimate back drop to shoot in front of.
This week, we’re helping you out by giving you the rundown of the 5 most Instagrammable locations for budding fashionistas to shoot their street style against! Travel inspo that’s guaranteed to help you stand out.
1. Mermaid meets the city – the sea-inspired wall at Café Medi in New York
Give your photos a chance to set sail and ride the wave of attention by shooting your look in front of the ethereal sea motifs at this cute café in the big Apple. Natural light from the glass ceiling will ensure your photos pop too! Order the eggs benedict as the perfect prop.
2. Pretty in pink at Peggy Porschen in London
Pastel hues reign supreme in the British capital and this cute café offers an overdose of pink for your Instagram feed. The ever-changing floral displays set the scene for a girly style shoot, so be sure to don your prettiest dress for this beautiful backdrop. Treat yourself to one of their delicious cakes to make the shot even sweeter.
3. A hidden rainbow gem in Hong Kong
The Choi Hung Estate is a little tricky to find but discovering this kaleidoscope of colour is well worth the trek! The iconic coloured buildings paired with the rainbow basketball courts set the scene for the ultimate Instagram story. Bear in mind that people live in these homes though, so respect is required.
4. Fall in love in front of La Maison Rose in Paris
Snuggled away between the narrow streets of Montmartre, this pretty pink café offers a Parisian backdrop that is brimming with history and colour. Often frequented by Pablo Picasso you can draw artistic inspiration from one of the greats, whilst the romance of the French city sweeps you away.
5. Street art with a political edge on Longmarket Street in Cape Town
Nestled between the stores in the St. George’s Mall you’ll find an iconic wall with murals of Nelson Mandela, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and Archbishop Desmond Tutu adorning the walls. Created by artist Brian Rolfe, this dramatic street art brings to life the history and figureheads of the country. Perfect for those who want to make a statement.
Wherever your style adventure takes you, be sure to seek out those banging backdrops that will help to bring your outfit to life. Happy Instagramming!