Emily Cieslak Title: Assistant Commerce Editor Emily Cieslak joined the Dotdash Meredith team in 2020, and more recently joined the InStyle team in 2022 as a Assistant Commerce Editor. She has worked in many sides of the fashion industry, empowering her to tackle fashion topics from an insider's angle. She worked as a fashion buyer for one of the world's largest retailers in her first job out of college. She also assisted stylists with dressing celebrities and styling models for campaigns. Working as a stylist trained her eye for dressing diverse body types and aesthetics. As an Assistant Commerce Editor, Emily combines her knowledge of retail and styling expertise when covering new trends and offering readers advice on how to shop for and style themselves. Her work has been published in Byrdie, Real Simple, The Knot, and Brides. Emily has a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Pennsylvania. About InStyle InStyle is an award-winning destination for fashion, beauty, and pop-culture, with an all-are-welcome ethos that swings open the proverbial velvet ropes. Whether you’re looking for a wardrobe refresh, haircut inspiration, or a story that’ll make sparkling cocktail-party conversation, our expert-connected coverage is where to start. Learn more about our team and editorial guidelines, here.