Vintage & Antique People/Accounts To Follow On Instagram
Here is a list of some (just a few) upcoming and booming vintage instagram accounts to follow if you are interested in Vintage and antique related content. Follow these accounts and get active and engage! You will gain followers and be part of the “Vintage” Instagram Community. First and foremost please follow me on instagram @RoanokeCollector (J.W. Holcomb) and also our project @vtgbox!
Top Picks: Some of the top picks are accounts I follow and like – I have hundreds I visit but these just stick out in my head. Further below you will fid more vintage accounts as well. If you have a favorite Vintage Related Account ADD IT to this list by leaving a comment!
This is my account @RoanokeCollector – I feature vintage finds and other interesting items I encounter while being a land pirate. Includes oddities, vintage toys, jewelry, paper items, curiosities, collectibles, art, pin-ups, risque, tons of eclectic smalls and more.
Follow @evintigue for vintage jewelry and other interesting post! Very nice stuff here! She sells online also so you will have a chance to buy items you see. Very active account and worth following!
One of my favorite accounts belonging to Robbins and Sons Hardware – Vintage Tools and very interesting content and posts. This is a lifestyle for these guys and again one worth following for sure. Check them out @oldtape61
Lots of interesting vintage and antique paper items – Vintage Scrapbooks and more. Very active and interesting account to follow. Check them out and give them a follow @paperofthepast
This guy @luckybuttonsjewelry is awesome and is a local sideshow performer and creator of all sorts of vintage style jewelry using mixed vintage material and (mostly) coins. He is entertaining and extremely creative. I met him at a local flea market in Roanoke VA years ago where he played a saw with a violin bow and made it sound great.
Hey Mama! She’s got that Jewelry ya’ll! @estatejewelrymama has some amazing visuals on her instagram page/feed. you can buy her jewelry online also! She has over 30k followers and that alone tells you people like her style! Give her a follow. I love looking at her quality images and Jewelry! BLING!
You might recognize this odd fellow! @Ryanmatthewcohn Ryan Matthew Cohn is the star of the show “Oddities and Curator at @Houseofwaxbar and @odditiesflemarket – His instagram is a daily visit for me – Although he doesn’t know it (by might know now) I am a big fan of his show/lifestyle/and items. I would love to own a signed bone or something from him (Hint Hint Matthew!!) – Give him a follow and check out all his creative projects and ventures! Great page/feed!
vtgbox – This is the instagram account for our project vtgbox/vtgbox.com – a monthly vintage subscription box service! We promote our service on this account and you will find all sorts of cool pictures and videos of vintage and antique items. Give us a follow @vtgbox!
Do you like vintage and antique medical, apothecary, oddities, steampunk, skulls and more? Then you will want to check out @medicalandcollectables – They stay pretty active and find some pretty interesting stuff! The account is owned by Mycheal Gybbons.
Here is one of many toy related accounts you will find on instagram – I like this one and many others. I am featuring this one because they are active and engage their followers and post cool stuff. Give them a follow and see what Vintage/Antique Toy they post next. They offer most of their items for sale, so if you see something you like you can buy it. @old_toys_
This a really cool vintage instagram account that lives up to their name “RAD” – They always post Rad items and are very active. Radvintage has a strong following! Over 66k followers. Give them a follow @radvintage
Nomads’ Novelties is a BF-GF team that have some really cool vintage items and content. They like most people in the Vintage Community sell online on Etsy and more so you have a chance to buy their items! @nomadsnovelties
Rosie’s Vintage Store is an antique vintage items store and estate sales service. I was impressed by their photos and creativity so had to add them. Give them a follow! @rosiesvintagestore
Danielle Colby “The Queen Of Rust” @danielleamericanpicker – You may know her as Danielle from the hit entertainment show American Pickers, Instagram followers know her as the half naked burlesque, risque, dancing, shaking, vintage gal. She shows all (almost) 0n her instagram page and has a lot of vintage related content! Check her out! She gets mixed reviews online for her open free-spirited content but she makes it look fun regardless. Go girl!
Old Bike Barn – OldBikeBarn.com is vintage eye candy for any and all bike/motorcycle enthusiast. If it has 2 wheels and a motor/engine and it is vintage you might see it on this instagram @oldbikebarn
Toll Gate Revival is not just an instagram name/account it’s a vintage shop/supplier of carefully curated American Vintage décor, repurposed furniture + reclaimed materials for your home, office or retail space. They have the goods and the are GOOD – Check out their page and feed on instagram! They have almost 40,000 followers and actively post photos of some very unique items – @tollgaterevival
Great account to follow if you like oddities and strange unusual vintage and antique items. Very macabre and curious items to look at. Very active account! Give them a follow @asylumantiques
One of my favorite accounts to browse – Lots of vintage signs, wooden crates, wooden boxs, industrial items, drawers, advertising items and tons more. Pretty active and a growing account! @locker145
Based in the UK – This account has some really awesome vintage and unusual stuff. Really active and always something cool coming through their feed. Well worth the follow! @noahvalentine10
Wow this is cool – I recently found this one (I follow them) – They travel the world and find amazing shops to explore and share with their instagram followers – Tons of amazing photos and I love the old storefront photos they share. Give them a looksee @the_shopkeepers
Based in France (Julien Cohen) – This account is worth following – They have a lot of followers. Being in the USA myself, it is fun and interesting to see what antiquities, and vintage goodies our friends in France unearth! @my_discoveries
I will be updating this list weekly with new interesting accounts. Some accounts will be newer and have lower followers than many established accounts, and that is the point of my list – it is to help you find new fresh vintage friends to follow. Have a Vintage/Antique/Oddity account to share? Leave a comment and share it!