Ashley Knierim

  • 10+ years as a writer and editor
  • Bachelor of Arts in journalism from NYU


Ashley has spent over 10 years doing all things "content." A natural writer and editor, she's covered everything from celebrities to politics to finance, but her real passion is diving into everything that makes a house a home. When she's not writing about it, Ashley loves to DIY everything she can get her hands on. Her apartment is made up of a hodgepodge of IKEA hacked couches and refinished coffee tables. She is always moving around her living room for a quick refresh. In addition to creating a perfect home, she is also a (very) amateur photographer and spends her time refining her iPhone camera skills and learning how to use a pottery wheel.


Ashley obtained a BA in journalism from NYU. In college, she learned how to craft the perfect headline and tell a story. Throughout college, she held internships at CNN, Good Morning America, and Family Circle. She's since held editorial positions at AOL, Time Inc., and

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