Photographer Bella Foxwell has been capturing the beauty of London that a lot of people simply walk past. Doors. Her Instagram page, appropriately titled The Doors of London, features a rainbow of facades that are so quirky, they look like props from a Wes Anderson movie.

"I started this account about two-and-a-half years ago as a challenge," Foxwell wrote. "I'd spent the previous year building the accounts of big consumer brands and wanted to see if I could practice what I preached for myself. Since I was already obsessed with doors, it felt like a natural fit as my 'niche.'"

Doors fascinate Bella for a couple of reasons. "It's partly that I admire people who put so much pride into their front door, particularly those that are very daring, with a strong shade of paint or extravagant door knocker," Bella told Bored Panda."And it's partly that doors are very symbolic. Whether it's because they represent new opportunities, or because they remind of home. There's something special about them."

Unless there isn't. "Over time I've come to learn what engages people and what doesn't, and unsurprisingly the brighter, more colorful doors framed by foliage tend to perform better. That's a long-winded way of saying that unless a front door has something unique about it - like my front door, which is very uninspiring, I will give it miss."

From the streets of Notting Hill to the lively district of Brixton and beyond, Foxwell's growing collection has already earned her over 38K followers and it will surely inject you with a healthy dose of house envy as well. "I usually do a little research into different locations first, and then head there with my phone to have a wander and see what I can find," she said. "The best feeling is when you stumble across a street full of gorgeous doors that you never knew existed. It doesn't happen often, but when it does, it's very exciting." Continue scrolling to check out her work!

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Siddharth Rath 6 months ago

This stuff is out of computer wallpapers

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Molly Block 6 months ago

Now that, that is REAL wisteria!

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M.Maria 6 months ago

I love that fuschia color!

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Just another bot 6 months ago

The blue is simply stunning, it must be a bit tricky painting the wall

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sharron lynn parsons 6 months ago

Rather unique !!!

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Marzena Helena Leino 6 months ago

Simplicity is perfection here.

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Molly Block 6 months ago

Wisteria must grow like mad over there!

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NWB 6 months ago

The non straight shutter is killing me!

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Janine B. 6 months ago

Imagine the gate was grown with flowers.

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Aaron Kara 6 months ago (edited)

That's a lovely boozer!

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Phi 6 months ago

Lovely!

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Marzena Helena Leino 6 months ago

This is indeed the entrance to one's own Capitol or - in the best of cases - one's own beloved place on Earth.

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Dolicious 6 months ago

Those windows rock!

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Char Char 6 months ago

So bold against the white and greenery.

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MN Free Spirit 6 months ago

I wonder how old this house is?

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Phi 6 months ago

Wow! Nice place for a Ball

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sharron lynn parsons 6 months ago

A touch of class !!!

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Jacqueline Conway 6 months ago

Beautiful: the doors look like friends.

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Kaisu Rei 6 months ago

I'm an autumny person so I love the vibe of this door!

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Molly Block 6 months ago

WOWWWW! Majestic. Looks like you go in on the left side??

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Jasmine Sunflower Laake 6 months ago

Might just be my favorite yet

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Barry Fritchman 6 months ago

simple but elegant. black and white showcases the bold paint color on the door, the unique leaded glass and a small arrangement of potted flowers that add some sweetness and warmth to this stylish entryway.

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Anne 6 months ago

oh those round windows with rounded glass <3

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Ankita Pattanayak 6 months ago

Of sunshine and vigor... :)

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D 6 months ago

I spoke too soon

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Marzena Helena Leino 6 months ago

The flooring mosaic makes it!

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Pat Wooster 6 months ago

My favorite. Just lovely.

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D 6 months ago

What, no wisteria??

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ispeak catanese 6 months ago

Love how those windows open out! Oh Romeo where art thou?

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Just another bot 6 months ago

Beautiful building and cobble stone

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Ankita Pattanayak 6 months ago

The sky in the background makes this almost like a painting...

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Just another bot 6 months ago

The Pashley is a lovely accessory for any front door

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Dolicious 6 months ago

Lovely magnolia <3

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Jennifer Scott 6 months ago

Proper Awesome

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Diane Smith 6 months ago

beautiful!

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Ankita Pattanayak 6 months ago (edited)

The color just pops and the light gives it a dreamy subtle ombre effect!!

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Dolicious 6 months ago

When you have to hire someone to decorate your christmas tree :)

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Dolicious 6 months ago

Looks like nature wants to close the door for good.

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Ankita Pattanayak 6 months ago

The dead black branches have almost a Victorian mourning lace feel...stunning nature tapestry

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Hope Floats 6 months ago

Simple,yet stunning.. (I'm thinking this was photographed shortly after being painted white.....)

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Molly Block 6 months ago

That window, WOW!

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Marzena Helena Leino 6 months ago

Absolutely Mediterranean scenery [colours!!]

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Jasmine Sunflower Laake 6 months ago

The bright purple really pops!

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Željka Čempuh 6 months ago

what's with the tiny person on the right bottom?

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tuzdayschild 6 months ago

Isn't she lovely, isn't she wonderful.

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ispeak catanese 6 months ago

The pear! So cute!

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Jessica Strosky 6 months ago

Cosmo and Wanda

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sharron lynn parsons 6 months ago

Quite elegant !!!

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Rachael Marrast 6 months ago (edited)

One is taller than the other. That messes with my OCD. Still pretty.

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