These Instagrammers are proof that Detroit is cool

Detroit is a city that is discreetly cool. Although it may not often be compared to New York or LA, Detroit carries around a culture of sophistication all its own. Whether it's food, music, or photography, Detroit has plenty of fodder to be a city with a chic sensibility all its own.

Follow these forward-thinking doers, dreamers, or creators for proof that Detroit is cool AF.

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@topdownfood
Top-Down Food is your resident foodie for the most delicious of southeast Michigan’s international food scene.
@topdownfood
Top-Down Food is your resident foodie for the most delicious of southeast Michigan’s international food scene.
@__shigeto
Detroit-based musician Shigeto carries the city on his shoulders. As host of Monday is the New Monday at Corktown's Motor City Wine, Shigeto keeps the party local in between trekking for global gigs.
@__shigeto
Detroit-based musician Shigeto carries the city on his shoulders. As host of Monday is the New Monday at Corktown's Motor City Wine, Shigeto keeps the party local in between trekking for global gigs.
@theapparatusroom
250 W Larned Street, Detroit
The Apparatus Room located at the Detroit Foundation Hotel is the spot for an upscale meal from a kitchen headed by two-star Michelin chef Thomas Lents.
@theapparatusroom
250 W Larned Street, Detroit
The Apparatus Room located at the Detroit Foundation Hotel is the spot for an upscale meal from a kitchen headed by two-star Michelin chef Thomas Lents.
@chowdowndetroit
Chow Down Detroit is your source for the latest and greatest restaurants and street food in metro Detroit.
@chowdowndetroit
Chow Down Detroit is your source for the latest and greatest restaurants and street food in metro Detroit.
@piecesofdetroit
Detroit’s long-thriving graffiti scene all over the city is on full display in the Pieces of Detroit account.
@piecesofdetroit
Detroit’s long-thriving graffiti scene all over the city is on full display in the Pieces of Detroit account.
@detroitfoodnetwork
Detroit Food Network indulges us by showcasing some of Detroit’s most mouthwatering restaurants.
@detroitfoodnetwork
Detroit Food Network indulges us by showcasing some of Detroit’s most mouthwatering restaurants.
@hungryindetroit
Detroit’s hottest dinners, drinks, and restaurants spaces are on full display on the Hungry in Detroit account.
@hungryindetroit
Detroit’s hottest dinners, drinks, and restaurants spaces are on full display on the Hungry in Detroit account.
@lisalouiselud
8066 Kercheval Ave, Detroit
Sister Pie Owner Lisa Ludwinski has earned national acclaim for her pies and baked goods, and she plans on growing her business to other parts of metro Detroit soon.
@lisalouiselud
8066 Kercheval Ave, Detroit
Sister Pie Owner Lisa Ludwinski has earned national acclaim for her pies and baked goods, and she plans on growing her business to other parts of metro Detroit soon.
@bevincredible
Bevlove is one of Detroit's rising stars. Her sincere songwriting and powerful vocals makes this diva one worth watching.
@bevincredible
Bevlove is one of Detroit's rising stars. Her sincere songwriting and powerful vocals makes this diva one worth watching.
@detroitcookiecompany
23421 Woodward Ave, Ferndale
Detroit Cookie Company makes life a little sweeter with its freshly baked cookies and treats.
@detroitcookiecompany
23421 Woodward Ave, Ferndale
Detroit Cookie Company makes life a little sweeter with its freshly baked cookies and treats.