10 places to get free Instagram story templates

As you probably know, Instagram story templates have become insanely popular! I can see why. You can use them to connect with your followers by sharing what you’re into, you can use them to promote products or blog posts, or you can use blank templates to write whatever message you want.

I’ll admit I haven’t done much with my own Instagram, @hollywoodandwineblog, and I’m just now starting to work on it. I honestly find the platform to be a little intimidating as someone who’s not as skilled in photography. But these templates are so fun and they give me a nostalgic feeling, almost like back in the days of Myspace. They make me want to do more! (Even though Facebook sucks.)

I know there are TONS of these available pretty much everywhere, but in my quest for them I found a bunch that I really like so I thought I’d share.

Free Instagram Story Templates

  1. The Sunday Chapter (view her Highlights in the app for the templates)
  2. Jess Conte (view her Highlights in the app for the templates)
  3. The Everygirl
  4. Helene In Between
  5. Keiko Lynn
  6. Pretty Darn Cute Design
  7. Blog Pixie
  8. Flip and Style
  9. Canva (Make your own!)
  10. Easil (Make your own!)

Instructions: Save or download the images to your phone’s camera roll. In Instagram, click to add a new Story and then choose your image. Make your edits and then add it to your story! To make it a highlight, view the story and then click the heart in the bottom corner.

Do you have any resources for free Instagram story templates? I’d love to see more!

Photo by Brooke Lark


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  1. 4.23.19
    Caitlyn Mefford said:

    I love Instagram story templates! I think they are so fun and a quick way to learn things about those you follow!

  2. 4.23.19
    Sarah Miller said:

    Ahh this is awesome! Thanks for sharing this — I’ve been needing to up my Instastory game!

  3. 4.23.19
    Sierra said:

    This is such a great resource! Thank you so much for sharing! Sierra~Beautifully Candid