Stefanie Waldek

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Title: Freelance Writer
Education: New York University
Location: New York, New York
Expertise: Home, Design, Architecture, Travel, Science

Stefanie is a Brooklyn-based freelance writer and editor who covers architecture and design, home, travel, and science. She was formerly on staff at Architectural Digest, ARTnews, and, a TripAdvisor company. Her work has appeared in Architectural Digest, House Beautiful, Condé Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure, The Washington Post, Business Insider, Apartment Therapy, Popular Science, Galerie, and Hunker, among others.


  • 8+ years of writing and editing experience for print and digital publications
  • Former editor at Architectural Digest, Tripadvisor, and ArtNews
  • Traveled to all seven continents, each more than once


Stefanie has a B.A. in art history from New York University.

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