Instagram Worthy Walls in LA

If you follow any bloggers on Instagram, I’m sure you’ve seen at least one or two pictures of super cool walls. Before moving to LA, I saw so many of these pictures and was so jealous of the girls that got to take them! I don’t know what it is about these walls, but they get lots of people very excited (including myself). Instagram has taken over lives in so many ways, like why are we posing in front of random walls?! I don’t know, but I’m definitely one of those people that “do it for the insta” life. I have no shame at all, mostly because most of LA does the same thing, but also because I like it so it’s fine!!

If you’re visiting Los Angeles, or you live here, you may want to be aware of the best walls for Instagram! So I’m here to share my favorite LA walls (typing that just sounds so silly, but apparently it’s a thing)!!

 

1. The Pink Wall

The classic pink wall. I was there over a year ago (tbt to the long hair!) and even though it looks like I’m totally alone, there were at least 4 other girls posing a little further down the wall! This is definitely a big Instagram hotspot! Nobody ever thinks about whats behind the pink wall, which is actually a Paul Smith store!

8221 Melrose Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90046

 

If you’re looking to boost up your Instagram feed, this is the way to do it! Tons of celebrities have pictures in front of this wall as well, so maybe you’ll get lucky and run into one of your faves!

2. WRDSMTH Prints

These walls located in the arts district are SO cute! The artist, WRDSMTH, has different prints like these all over Los Angeles. I think these are some of the newer ones because I haven’t seen them posted everyyyywhere on social media yet! The typewriter prints are all over the place though, and they’re always photo worthy! These specific prints are more about love, which was perfect for when my boyfriend and I walked passed them! I definitely had to convince him to take a cheesy picture with me in front of it, definitely necessary!!

3. Pink Wall (a better, less known one)

This is a pink wall located in the Arts District in LA, very similar to the popular one in Melrose… but honestly I think one’s better! I came across a bright pink building and knew I needed to share it, and then I came to realize it’s actually where they have the Ice Cream Museum!! The pink wall on Melrose has nothing super special about it, except that it’s pink… this one has the brick pattern and so many more details that I personally think add a lot more to the photos. One thing I really like was that it’s completely private, I took these pictures behind the building and there was nobody there to make me feel uncomfortable! If you don’t feel like waiting in line to take a picture at the “classic Pink Wall”, then I recommend checking this one out!!

4. Colette Miller Wings

Gotta have one of those classic wing photos! These for some reason are SO insanely popular!! Whenever I post a photo like this, I get a ton more likes than one of my usual pictures! Colette Miller, the artist, has these all over the world! I’ve seen this exact pair of wings in HAWAII (took a picture at that location  too of course!). These specific ones are located in downtown LA, but it’s actually on a gate to a store so sometimes the gate is up and the wings won’t be there for photos.

4. Split Wall

Completely stumbled across this wall by accident, a happy accident for sure! I was in the Arts District, walking around the Ice Cream Museum building and there it was! The very obvious in between of a “made for Instagram” wall and a plain wall lol, but I made the two of them work together for the ULTIMATE cute Instagram picture! It’s definitely a little grungy, but can be easily edited to look awesome!

 

6. Made in LA

Last but CERTAINLY not least, the “Made in LA” wall! Such a classic wall that I actually had never visited until I started this blog. I always saw tons of pictures with people here and I just never had the opportunity, but I’m sure glad that I went! It’s only a few blocks down from the pink wall on Melrose but it’s much quieter! There were only 2 other girls taking pictures there, which is pretty uncommon for such an “Instagram wall” haha!

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24 Comments

  1. Laure
    May 22, 2017 / 12:44 pm

    You’re so lucky to live in a city with this amazing walls ! I live in France, in Lyon and unfortunately there are no walls like this. I wish one day I will come to LA to take pictures in front of this walls and to see you!
    By the way, you’re blog is so cool and pretty. You’re doing an amazing work, keep it like this !
    With love ♥
    Laure

    • Tara
      May 22, 2017 / 1:56 pm

      It’s so funny that you think I’m lucky to have these random walls, but I think YOU’RE incredibly lucky to be living in France! What a beautiful country!!! Thank you so much for reading and taking the time to comment! 🙂

  2. ualani
    May 22, 2017 / 2:47 pm

    Hi Tara…are any of these walls near Disneyland? We’re visiting in July from Hawaii!!!

    • @ale9jandra
      July 2, 2017 / 2:56 pm

      Melrose Avenue in West Hollywood. Disneyland is in Orange County, while these are in Los Angeles County

  3. Emma
    May 22, 2017 / 2:48 pm

    These walls are sooo pretty!! I really want to travel to LA one day, it seems so cool! I’m from a small town in Saskatchewan, Canada, and there are definitely no insta worthy walls here haha!
    Your blog is sooo amazing and inspiring and the same goes for your YouTube channels!! Keep up the amazing work!! ☺💕

  4. Abi
    May 24, 2017 / 10:48 am

    These make me want to go to LA even more! 😍

  5. Maria Ziebarth
    May 24, 2017 / 1:09 pm

    These are so pretty!! My favourite one has to be the wings they just look so elegant I find lol!

    I find that when I’m reading your blogs and because I watch you vlogs, I can almost hear how you would say what you are writing. Idk if that weird lol!

    Also, do you know if there are any walls like this around Toronto? I only live 3 hours from there and was wondering if you know of any:)).

    Can’t wait to read all your blogs! So inspirational. Love all that you’re doing!! Keep it up girl!!

  6. Jemma
    May 24, 2017 / 2:16 pm

    Hey Tara! I love your vlogs and I have been watching them for so long and as soon I found out that you were launching a blog I literally screamed because I love you and your videos and now your blog is just something else that I can look forward to reading every day, so I hope you keep going strong with your posts because I love them so much and they just make me smile with every word that I read so ILYSM❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

    • Tara
      May 31, 2017 / 9:12 pm

      AHHHH THANK YOU SO MUCH I LOVE YOU!!!

  7. May 24, 2017 / 2:18 pm

    For the instagram everything!!! As you, I believe the other pink wall is beautiful 💖💖💖

  8. Maria Ziebarth
    May 24, 2017 / 3:39 pm

    I love the one with the wings! Do you know if there is anything like the walls in LA in Toronto? I only live like 3 hours away from there and seeing a you grew up there maybe you know some cool spots? It’s so weird because when i read what you wright i can almost hear in my head how you would sound like because i came from your vlogs lol. Idk if thats weird but anywayyyy:P

    You have inspired me so much and i love everything that you do. You may not realize how positively you have impacted my life and everyone else who watch your vlogs or reads you blogs and i just want to thank you so much! i cant wait to see how much more content you put out on here!

  9. Karen
    May 25, 2017 / 7:05 am

    Hi Tara! Oh my gosh I just went through all of your blog posts & I am loving them! Please keep posting they look so good and I am super excited to see what do you with it with the changing seasons especially fall/winter as they are my fave! haha sorry I know it’s a little early for that but just saying 🙂 lots of love!! ♡

    • Tara
      May 31, 2017 / 9:11 pm

      so glad you like them!!! I’m definitely gonna have tons of posts for all the different seasons!! 🙂 love ya!!

  10. May 25, 2017 / 3:27 pm

    Please post more like this!! maybe an NYC version!!!! love love love

    • Tara
      May 31, 2017 / 9:11 pm

      next time I’m in NYC i definitely will! 🙂

  11. Marisol
    May 25, 2017 / 4:48 pm

    I so need to go take some “insta pics” Lol

  12. TaJay
    May 28, 2017 / 8:02 am

    Tara I legit love your videos! I’m so happy you decided to create a blog ❤❤❤❤

  13. May 29, 2017 / 11:48 am

    I wish there were walls like this where I live but we don’t have anything like this here. P.s. I’m loving your blog/

  14. Tash
    June 1, 2017 / 4:54 am

    I’m so jealous of L.A, I’ve always always always wanted to visit because it’s just so pretty!! I’m also super super duper in love with your blog, it’s such a chill and vibey place! <3

  15. Nadia
    June 1, 2017 / 11:38 am

    Okay, now i know where to find the walls, but i still need to learn how to look good on a picture without looking completely awkward haha !
    Loving your blog, writing, pictures, everything.
    X

  16. Tara
    June 7, 2017 / 12:28 pm

    Wish I lived in la , sad times 😭😭😭😭 x

  17. Tara
    June 7, 2017 / 12:30 pm

    Hi Tara, You are so amazing, btw my names Tara as well.And I can tell u most Tara’s are freaking awesome x😊 pls reply

  18. Tara
    June 7, 2017 / 1:09 pm

    Hey Tara,I love u sooo much, u should make one in different places and call it “best Instagram worthy wall around the world” love u sooo much x 😀

  19. August 7, 2017 / 12:43 pm

    You dont have the exact addresses?

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