Alicia C is the Staten Island-based editor of the beauty and lifestyle blog, The Dumbbelle. A lover of the arts since she was a young girl, she has dabbled in different mediums ever since. Alicia strives to live a well-balanced life. For her, it’s as much about the green smoothie as it is about the perfect buttercream frosting.
Meet Alicia Wood… Foodie. Design Addict. Travel Lover. Information Junkie. Internet Sleuth. Food Allergy Manager. Party Planner. Closet Cake Decorator. List Maker. The Lush List is a Lifestyle Blog focused on Food, Entertaining, Travel, Interior Design, and Personal Style. A self-described “List Maker Extraordinaire,” The Lush List is where Alicia shares her lists of recipes, entertaining ideas, travel tips, and thoughts on interior and personal style.
Alyson Alconis is the editor of The Beauty Vanity, a beauty blog based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Having worked in the beauty industry with the biggest beauty brands, she focuses on reviews, product recommendation, beauty events, and various beauty looks. She believes that makeup has the power to change the world by changing one’s self-confidence and that beauty truly comes from within.
Beth Woodson and Kristy Woodson Harvey are a mother and daughter from North Carolina who know that home is one of the very foundations of life and love blogging about it on their site, Design Chic. They are regular contributors to Domino.com, Houzz.com, and recently won the Design Blogger Hall of Fame Award sponsored by Traditional Home. Kristy’s first novel, Dear Carolina, was released by Berkley, a division of Penguin Random House, on 5/5/15.
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Christina Danza is a native New Yorker, picture-taker, chronic shopper, and junk food lover. Bloody Marys are her guilty pleasure. She never takes herself too seriously. Her dog gets treated like a human. Christina shares her NYC adventures on her blog, Downtown Native.
C.J. is the founder and blogger behind “toe that line” a Chicago-based personal fashion, shopping and lifestyle blog. The blog features posts about style that toe the line between office-appropriate attire and chic weekend wear, a tough balance for any working girl. You’ll find a mix of proper (but fun) work apparel, relaxed casual garb, and post-5pm-only outfits. You’ll also see C.J.’s latest style wish lists, of-the-moment trends, “look for less” pointers, sale-shopping victories, and some travel tips from her latest trips!
Jane Craske is the editor of Jane’s Adventures in Dinner, a food blog based in Ottawa, Canada. Jane is also a happy, wife, mummy, teacher, and former chef, who loves to cook, drink wine, attempt to be a better photographer, and shop too much. She’s glad you’re along for the ride.
Jennifer Lieskovan is the editor of Hometown Heroine, a San Francisco-based beauty and style blog. Jennifer writes about her life and the things she loves. Come with her on her journey.
Kimberly is the founder and principal designer of Kimberly Lewis Home, a Brooklyn based wallpaper and home decor company. Kimberly believes in coy color, punchy patterns, socially conscious design and is always scouting New York City for the hottest design trends. Kimberly’s design work can be seen on the walls of seaside summer homes, NYC brownstones, department stores worldwide and even in the permanent collection at the Brooklyn Museum. Besides living and breathing design Kimberly can often be found with her head buried in a good book, volunteering with the New York Junior League or chatting on the phone for far too long with her great Aunt Barbie.
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Lynn Byrne is the New York-based editor of Decor Arts Now, a design blog featuring decorative and fine art in the everyday. While Lynn has worn many hats in her day: lawyer, mother, interior designer, and now blogger, she credits her years at Sotheby’s as most influential on her point of view. As a young girl she proclaimed to her parents that she wanted to live a “cosmopolitan life,” and that is just what she does. You can count on Lynn to report on every stylish nook and cranny in her beloved New York City, its environs, Montauk, and the Hamptons.
Maggie O’Hara is the East coast beauty editor of That’s Mags For You. A full-time makeup enthusiast, part-time chef, and weekend book-worm, Maggie’s blog focuses on daily looks, tutorials, recommendations, and the occasional recipe. She believes anything is possible if you have a great lipstick and a donut in hand.
Megan Joy is a small town girl, now living in the big city of Toronto. She loves all things vintage and can usually be found with a Starbucks in one hand and her iPhone in the other. Her self-titled blog and YouTube channel feature tutorials, DIYs and makeup looks along with product reviews and fashion inspiration. When she’s not writing or making videos you can find her on the couch snuggling her French Bulldog, Buffy.
Megan Wolf is a New York City based Registered Dietitian and the owner of Megan Wolf Nutrition LLC, a nutrition counseling and consulting private practice specializing in women’s and pediatric health. Megan is also an acclaimed blogger, and nutrition and lifestyle expert, at The Domesticated Wolf. She is an avid cook and private chef, public speaker, recipe creator, and aspiring cookbook author.
Nina Takesh is the Co-Founder, CEO, and the creative force behind the Luxury Brand Petit Tresor. A brand that is recognized in the baby world by clients such as Gwen Stefani, Jennifer Lopez, and Madonna, among many others. With her experience in retail, interior design, and having worked in Paris at Fashion house Guy Laroche it was only a matter a time before Nina branched into the world of Interior Design and launched the Nina Takesh blog. With her experience in home staging, furniture design and set-design, Nina’s passion for interiors comes across in her meticulous attention to detail and her inspiring sense of balance and aesthetics.
Sarah is a non-profit accountant by day, and blogger, shop owner, and content manager by night. Her blog, 702 Park Project, began in February 2013 as a way to chronicle the restoration of her family’s 1902 American Foursquare in North Carolina. Since then, the blog has developed into so much more. On some days Sarah provides house updates, and on other days she shares things that she likes, things that inspire her, or simply things she wants to get off her chest.
Shelly Rosenberg is a Texan tour de force: interior designer, writer, and branding consultant, based in Dallas. Her new site, Shelly Rosenberg Studio, showcases her keen eye and industry insight. A mother of three, Shelly’s work has appeared in numerous publications, industry blogs and digital magazines. She is also a pioneering professor in personal branding for the upcoming Design Campus, cofounded by celebrity designers Lori Dennis and Kelli Ellis.