Arielle Tschinkel

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Arielle is a news writer for The Spruce, and she loves writing about the latest buzzy trends in home design and decor. She is a writer in the lifestyle space covering health, wellness, pop culture, beauty, and fashion, regularly interviewing A-list celebrities and health experts alike. No story or topic is too small to catch her interest, and she strives for inclusivity in her language and reporting.


For more than seven years, Arielle has been a full-time freelance writer for print and digital outlets, spanning multiple beats in the lifestyle sphere. She is a regular contributor to Apartment Therapy,, Scary Mommy, and Oprah Daily, and has written for a number of outlets in the past, including Women's Health, Insider,, HelloGiggles,,, SheKnows,,, and many others.

Before launching her freelance career, Arielle worked in marketing and as an executive assistant at beauty and fashion brands, but her heart was always with the written word. She's a lifelong New Yorker, and now lives in Ossining with her husband and their adopted Bernedoodle, Bruce Wayne.


She graduated from New York University in 2011 with a B.A. in journalism and sociology.

Education: New York University
Location: Ossining, New York
Title: Freelance Writer

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