Lauren Jones

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Lauren Jones is a Texas-based interiors, architecture, and sustainability writer originally from the San Francisco Bay Area. She loves covering an array of residential and commercial projects and learning about the latest in design. She lives in Austin with two pets and can't resist a vintage furniture store. In her free time, you can find her planning upcoming trips or getting a healthy brunch post-Pilates.


Lauren began her journalism career as the senior editor at Austin Woman Magazine. She has been a freelance writer since fall 2018. When she isn't writing for The Spruce, you can find her work in publications such as Architectural Digest, Domino, Interior Design, Metropolis, and more.


Lauren received her bachelor of arts in psychology from Southern Methodist University, where she was involved in the fashion media program in the journalism school and writing for Spoon University.

Expertise: Interior Design
Education: Southern Methodist University
Location: Austin, Texas
Title: Contributing Writer

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