Emily Cieslak

Emily Cieslak

Emily Cieslak is an assistant commerce editor for The Spruce. As a fashion and beauty writer, she also writes content for other Dotdash Meredith verticals.


  • Emily has produced content for Dotdash Meredith since November 2020.
  • Her work has been published in publications such as Real Simple, The Knot, and New York Moves Magazine.
  • Emily has a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Pennsylvania.


Emily enjoys writing about the latest fashion and beauty trends, with her work appearing in Byrdie, Real Simple, The Knot, Red Carpet Fashion Awards, and New York Moves Magazine. In 2020, she helped launch Intrigue Magazine, a unisex lifestyle publication. When she’s not writing, Emily enjoys thrift shopping, styling photoshoots, and paddleboarding.


Emily earned a Bachelor of Arts in English with a concentration in Creative Writing and a minor in Consumer Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania. She spent a semester at King’s College London, studying English theater and literature.

Other work:

Title: Assistant Commerce Editor

About The Spruce

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