Michelle Ullman

  • Freelance writer specializing in all aspects of home and garden, with a special emphasis on home decor since 2011
  • Contributes to a wide range of decor outlets including the Better Homes & Gardens website and BobVila.com


Michelle Ullman is a former writer for The Spruce, contributing nearly 200 articles on home decor and design. Ullman's work covers nearly every aspect of interior decorating and making educated purchases for the home.

Ullman is mostly a self-taught decorator who has had a love of home design since childhood. She prefers an eclectic style that leans toward country cottage style, along with a touch of bright color. She's also an enthusiastic do-it-yourselfer and has done her own interior painting, stenciling, wallpapering, furniture refinishing, and flooring, along with just about every type of craft.

Her articles can be found on BobVila.com and BHG.com, among many other online outlets.


Ullman has a B.S. in business administration and management from the University of Redlands. 

Awards and Publications

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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