11 Aussie Instagram accounts to follow if your love pretty handwriting

If 2016 was all about fashion illustrators, then 2017 is about calligraphers and handwriters. The hashtags #handwriting and #lettering have 10 million posts on Instagram, and leading pen manufacturer Pilot Pen Australia has noticed an increase in sales of fountain pens and inks of 200% in the last 12 months!

Want to feel inspired by some pretty typography? Then follow these amazing Australian letterers and calligraphers on Instagram, stat.


Brisbane-based calligrapher Louise used to be a florist, and you can tell by her pretty posts. Combining insanely beautiful writing with fabulous florals, her posts will make your Insta feed… bloom (winky face emoji).


Roses and monogram letters…. 🖌🌹#watercolorpainting #roses

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Lovers of pretty typography and illustrations will be double tapping the whimsical creations of Melbourne-based calligrapher Betsy.


For those who are fans of traditional calligraphy with a luxurious touch, Melbourne-based Moya’s feed is the one for you.


Sydney-based Lauren considers herself a contemporary calligrapher, and her feed is an amazing mix of pretty handwriting and incredible design.


With a penchant for writing in metallics and on unusual surfaces, Melbourne-based Zinnia knows how to make calligraphy really stand out. We love these invites, too.


Sydney-based Glenda’s feed is incredibly inspirational, and her typography skills on chalkboards (and t-shirts) is seriously impressive.


Bride-to-be? You need to follow Sydney-based Teresa for her stunning wedding invites, place cards and personal sealing wax wedding invitations.


A bunch of graphic designers and letterers in Melbourne got together and now create beautiful writing together. This girl gang regularly hosts workshops, but be quick as they tend to sell out.


Cheeky warm ups on scraps of paper #netflixandquill 😆

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Sydney-based Jane specialises in modern calligraphy and lettering for events, and for some reason it is incredibly addictive watching her videos as she pens perfect prose.


Melbourne-based Danielle has been a professional hand writer since 2009, and has worked with luxury brands such as Kate Spade, Chanel and Christian Louboutin.

No one makes a quote worth of a frame for your wall quite like Lauren of Just Sayin’ Girl. She also makes iPhone cases with Caseify too.

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