Sarah Scott


Sarah Scott is a writer and fact-checker specializing in home, garden, and health. She verifies and edits articles on a variety of subjects for The Spruce including interior renovation and decor and the latest trends in products for the home.


  • Has worked on direct response marketing materials for 12 years detailing historical information for collectible books and jewelry for companies such as Easton Press and Danbury Mint
  • Has nearly two decades of years of experience editing content related to the subjects of philately and numismatics for companies such as the Postal Commemorative Society
  • Worked at the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts in Production where she edited hundreds of programs, contracts, and marketing materials


As a creative freelancer, Sarah has worked as an editor, writer, fact-checker, proofreader, and researcher for a variety of clients in print and digital publishing. She is also an experienced marketer, working across sectors, from custom home building to performing arts and fashion.


Sarah received a Bachelor of Arts in Music and Art History from the University of Virginia with a special concentration in Music History at King's College, University of London.

Expertise: Home & Garden
Education: College of Liberal Arts, University of Virginia, King's College of Music, University of London
Location: Charlotte, NC

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