Stephanie Montes

Lives In

Los Angeles, California


  • Art Institute of California—Hollywood


  • Design, Lifestyle


Stephanie Montes is a freelance contributor covering all things fashion, design, and lifestyle. She writes about her adventures in redecorating her home and testing the latest trends. She's not afraid to paint her living room black, stick needles in her face or straighten her hair on an airplane (true story!), and she gets a rush from copying the best celeb outfits on a budget. Stephanie's bylines have also appeared on Elite Daily, Hello Giggles,,, Byrdie, Well + Good, Parents, and more.


Stephanie holds a B.A. in Fashion Design from the Art Institute of California—Hollywood.

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. 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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