Interior Styling: Style Your Space like a Pro

Justina Blakeney, Designer / Stylist / Author

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5 Videos (42m)
    • 8 Principles of Styling and Interior Photography

    • Florals + Coffee Table Styling

    • Style a Sofa and a Console/Credenza

    • Style a Bookshelf

    • Style a Bed and Final Tips


About This Class

Have you ever walked into someone's home and wondered how it looks so effortlessly chic? In this class you'll learn the key tips and tricks for upgrading your home without investing a ton of money. 


What You'll Learn

  • Intro to Interior Styling. The eight principles of interior styling and ten tips for photographing interiors.
  • Floral + Coffee Table Styling.  Floral styling guide and creating visual coffee table arrangements
  • Sofa and Console/Credenza Styling. Where pillows and patterns interesect to create visual harmony.
  • Bookshelf Styling. Arrange interesting objects on your shelves to create a home for more than just books.
  • Bed Styling. Nail the best porportions of pillows, patterns, sheets and color blocks.


What You'll Make

We'll examine styled images and learn what works and why it works. We'll also cover general things to think about before starting a styling project. By the end of this class you will redesign your interiors like a professional and have a series of stunning "Before" and "After" pictures to show it.


The class will also include expert interior photography tips from Laure Joliet. Laure has shot interiors for the New York TimesSunset Magazine, and has worked with Justina for Anthology Magazine. Her tips will be especially helpful for bloggers and decorators to take interior photography to the next level.


298 of 305 students recommendSee All

Great class! Very helpful and creative!
Great course - so many useful tips jam-packed into this tutorial!
Useful tips, I Love them.





Justina Blakeney

Designer / Stylist / Author

I'm Justina Blakeney- a design maniac with a bohemian heart.

My tabletops have appeared in publications worldwide including Anthology Magazine and Martha Stewart Weddings. My design and styling work has been featured on ElleDé, NBC's The Today show, Vogue Italia, Glamour magazine, Apartment Therapy's Big Book of Small, Cool, Spaces, Cottages and Bungalows Magazine, Design*Sponge, Oh Joy!, Poppytalk, Apartment Therapy, Rue Magazine, Lonny Magazine, The Huffington Post and Refinery 29.

Passionate about education, I received my BA from the UCLA SchooI of the Arts and a Post Graduate degree in design from Polimoda in Florence, Italy.  I have taught both children and adults worldwide--from seminars on eco-design in Monterrey, Mexico and Florence, Italy to courses in design at the Children's Art Institute in Los Angeles, I love to share my excitement and expertise in design and style. You can take my other class, Interior Styling, How to Style Your Space like a Pro right here on Skillshare.

I work as a stylist, blogger, creative consultant and I’m also a new mom! I author a popular daily lifestyle blog and am one of the world’s most followed pinners on Pinterest. I am also currently working on my first book on home décor and styling to be published with Abrams in the Spring of 2015.

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