Emily Cieslak

Emily Cieslak Byrdie


  • University of Pennsylvania
  • King’s College London

Emily Cieslak is a contributing writer for Byrdie. She also is a commerce producer for Dotdash.



Emily enjoys writing about the latest fashion and beauty trends, with her work appearing in Real Simple, The Knot, Treehugger, Red Carpet Fashion Awards, and New York Moves Magazine. In 2020, she helped launch Intrigue Magazine, a unisex lifestyle publication. When she’s not writing, Emily enjoys thrift shopping, styling photoshoots, and paddleboarding.


Emily earned a bachelor of arts in English with a concentration in Creative Writing and a minor in Consumer Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania. She spent a semester at King’s College London, studying English theater and literature.

Other Work:
Is Keeping a Skin Diary the Future of Skincare?
, Real Simple

The 8 Best Sustainable Makeup Brands, According to a Makeup Artist, Treehugger

Fidget Jewelry Is the Stress-Relieving Accessory We All Need After This Year, Real Simple

How to Stop Biting Your Nails for Good, Just in Time for Your Wedding, The Knot

The 7 Best Vegan Collagen Boosters of 2021, Treehugger

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