Sarah Lyon

sarah lyon, writer for the spruce

Sarah Lyon is a freelance writer and home decor enthusiast originally from the D.C. area. She can't resist vintage pieces or finding a good deal and shares all of her latest home updates on her Instagram account, @sarahlyon9. In her spare time, you can find Sarah reading or grabbing brunch with friends post-spin class.


Sarah began her journalism career as an editorial assistant for American Baby magazine, a now-defunct publication that was housed within Meredith Corporation. Sarah has been a freelancer writer since fall 2018. When she isn't writing for The Spruce, Sarah also covers home, lifestyle, and wellness content for other lifestyle and home publications. Her work has appeared in Apartment Therapy, Architectural Digest, The Everygirl, Lonny, MyDomaine, the Wall Street Journal, and more.


Sarah received her bachelor of arts in sociology from Colby College, where she was the editor-in-chief of the student newspaper. She went on to receive her master’s in higher education from the University of Pennsylvania.

Education: Colby College, University of Pennsylvania
Location: New York, NY
Title: Freelance Writer
Business Name: Sarah Lyon

About The Spruce

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