Mariette Mifflin

Mariette Mifflin has more than a decade of experience writing about housewares and appliances. She provides well-rounded knowledge on products' differences and similarities, grades of quality, and offers tips for buying appliances. 


  • Product tester who reports on new products for various publications
  • 10+ years experience in new product design and development


Mariette Mifflin wrote about housewares and appliances for The Spruce for 10 years, beginning in 2005. With a background in energy distribution and decades of practical experience with housewares and appliances, Mariette understands product functionality and has a keen interest in innovative designs and new product development. An avid product tester who loves to use and report on new products, her work has appeared in HomeLife and House & Garden magazines, as well as in the Chicago Sun-Times.

Expertise: Housewares, Appliances
Location: Ontario, Canada

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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