Title: Home and Design Expert
Education: Drake University
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
Expertise: Home, Design, Decor

Clara Haneberg has been a home and design writer and editor since 2010. Currently, Clara is the Director of Partnerships at Embello. Previously, she worked for Traditional Home and has written for House Beautiful, Architectural Digest, and more.


  • More than 10 years of editorial experience
  • Previously worked at Traditional Home, California Wedding Day, W magazine, and Women's Day
  • Work appearing in House Beautiful, Architectural Digest, and more


Clara is a home and style journalist who has been working in the editorial industry since 2010. During college, she interned at W magazine and Woman’s Day magazine, covering home and fashion. After graduating, she worked as a contributing fashion writer for California Wedding Day for nearly five years. She then moved on to become assistant style editor at Traditional Home, and worked her way up to associate style and social media editor. She was with Dotdash Meredith for over eight years.

In 2019, Clara became the director of partnerships at Embello, an influencer marketing agency in the home and design space. She also specializes in ghost writing, trend stories, and social media consulting.


Clara holds a Bachelor of Science degree in magazine journalism and politics from Drake University.

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