Laura Pitcher

Laura Pitcher is a writer hailing from New Zealand. Her work has appeared in The Guardian, VICE, i-D, Observer, Marie Claire, Noisey, Decider, and The Last Magazine.


  • More than 3 years of experience covering interior decor and other lifestyle topics
  • Experienced designer and has a strong eye for visuals


Laura is a former writer for The Spruce. While studying design, Laura had an internship with Vogue in 2016. Since then, she has worked as an editorial assistant for Capital Magazine and Artzone, a production assistant for VICELAND, and as a contributing writer for VICE, i-D, and Observer. She has been consulting for The Spruce's editorial team since early 2018.


Laura graduated with a bachelor's degree in visual communication with honors from Massey University in 2017. She then went on to complete her master's degree in journalism at Edinburgh Napier University, graduating with distinction in 2018.

Expertise: Interior decorating
Education: Massey University, Edinburgh Napier University
Location: New York, New York

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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