About MyDomaine

Who We Are

At MyDomaine we believe that decorating your home should be fun, but we also know how daunting—and costly—it can be. That’s why we pride ourselves on bringing you highly-curated, design-forward content to help you create a space you’ll want to live—and entertain—in. We’re here to make the aspirational truly attainable—and affordable—whether you’re creating a designer-level home or throwing a magazine-worthy dinner party. 

We started MyDomaine in 2013 because, like you, we’re dedicated to living our best lives at home, whether that means trying out the latest trends, making our spaces as Instagrammable as possible, having our friends and family over for an epic dinner party (which, coincidentally is the perfect way to show off your interiors), or just searching for that one accessory that will finally complete our décor dreams. We've since grown into a top home design site that reaches over 3 million users each month.

Our writers and editors have worked for the biggest publishing houses in the business, including Hearst, Condé Nast, and Meredith, and with some of the design industry’s leading brands, including West Elm, IKEA, CB2, Pottery Barn, Williams-Sonoma, and Anthropologie. We also tap into our network of celebrity designers such as Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent, Emily Henderson, and Bobby Berk to bring you expertise every day. We’re tastemakers who hand pick tips and products from a place of honesty and experience. We seek diverse points of view from industry experts to provide inspiration that’s applicable to your own life and home.

We want to be your go-to source whenever you’re looking for ideas and inspiration, so curl up, click around, and get ready to feel inspired. You just may leave with a whole new idea of what home means to you.

Editorial Guidelines

When we’re not at our desks writing the content you love, we’re discovering the next big things by meeting with top interior designers, connecting with the heads of your favorite brands, attending leading design events, and joining forces with industry authorities—all to bring you original news, breakout trends, practical tips, and inspiration within the home, design, wellness, and entertaining spaces.

That’s how you know MyDomaine is a reliable source with a commitment to integrity, authenticity, and quality. Our writers take pride in creating original, well-researched content in a respectful, honest, and fair tone. We pride ourselves on accuracy, checking the facts and backing up new claims with leading experts. We aspire to provide the highest quality content produced by humans, for humans. It is against our guidelines to publish automatically generated content using AI (artificial intelligence) writing tools such as ChatGPT.

We regularly update MyDomaine’s extensive content library to ensure that these promises are upheld. If you notice something that doesn’t seem up to date, please let us know by emailing us at contact@mydomaine.com.

To learn more, please see our full Editorial Policy and Standards page.

Product Reviews

Like most publishers, our editors are often sent products or offered discounted services for review. This does not influence their coverage on MyDomaine but transparency is paramount to building trust so we will always disclose this in our coverage where applicable.

Our product reviews are independent and based on research and product testing — if you visit links within our content, we may receive commissions from your purchases, but we never receive any compensation or consideration for the content of our recommendations. Learn more about our review process here.


Our news coverage specifically focuses on sales and deals from the brands our readers love, noteworthy collection launches and collaborations, exciting announcements—think: Color of the Year—and trends popping up in the design world. We focus on news that’s worth it, with stories inspired by your feedback—drop us a note at contact@mydomaine.com or follow us on Instagram—as well as the latest design trends, entertaining ideas, product releases, and more. We don’t cover everything happening in the world of design and we won’t waste your time highlighting each briefly trending viral moment, speculate on celebrity real estate deals, or try to lure you in with titles that don’t deliver.

Diversity & Inclusion

At MyDomaine, our mission has always been to help our readers make their homes a comfortable, safe place. But we know the ability to feel safe and comfortable, both at home and in public spaces, is a privilege that not everyone is granted. And we cannot stay silent when it comes to racism, hate, oppression, and injustice. We can do more. 

We have the responsibility to spread the message of inclusivity, equality, and human rights. We need to do better, and will do better, both as a brand and as individuals. Black lives matter. 

You can read more about our pledge to make our site a more inclusive, diverse space here.

The MyDomaine Team

Melanie Berliet

Mélanie Berliet is SVP and Group General Manager of the Home & Design team at Dotdash Meredith, overseeing Better Homes & Gardens, Real Simple, Southern Living, the Spruce (Home, Pets, and Crafts), MyDomaine, Martha Stewart Living, and DailyPaws.

Prior to joining Dotdash in 2018, Mélanie was the Chief Editorial Director of Thought Catalog, where she led all content initiatives and managed strategic partnerships.

Mélanie has 15 years of experience creating, managing, and publishing lifestyle content across platforms. She has worked as a producer and writer for brands including MTV, Vanity Fair, Elle, New York Magazine, The Atlantic, Cosmopolitan, Salon, Esquire, and iHeartRadio.

She earned a B.A. in Political Economy from Georgetown University.

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Melanie Berliet

Senior Vice President & Group General Manager
Courtney Mason

Courtney is the General Manager & Vice President of MyDomaine, The Spruce, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts.

Prior to joining Dotdash Meredith in December 2021, Courtney was the Vice President of Paid Products at Meredith Corporation, where she led all direct-to-consumer initiatives. She has 15 years of experience in growth strategy, direct-to-consumer marketing, and business development & partnerships.

She earned her MBA from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management, and a B.S. from the University of Virginia.

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Courtney Mason

General Manager & Vice President
Caroline Utz, Editorial & Strategy Director for MyDomaine

Caroline is the Editorial & Strategy Director at MyDomaine and has been with the brand since 2019. She has over half a decade of experience in digital media.

Prior to MyDomaine, she worked in editorial for the home departments of Good Housekeeping, Woman’s Day, and Redbook magazines on both print and digital content, covering everything from the latest decor trends to the best cleaning hacks. She also spent a year and a half freelancing for Martha Stewart Weddings. She began her time at Dotdash Meredith as an Associate Editor for MyDomaine and was then promoted to Editor followed by Senior Editor. Caroline received a B.A. in journalism and leadership studies from the University of Richmond and lives in New York City.  

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Caroline Utz

Editorial & Strategy Director
Amy Sheehan, Design Director for MyDomaine

Amy joined the Dotdash team as Design Director for MyDomaine, The Spruce, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts in March 2021. She leads the design of both sites and develops brand visuals of digital and physical products. She is a passionate home decor enthusiast.

Prior to joining Dotdash Amy was the Art Director for Insider Studios, the branded content team for Business Insider and Insider where she designed for numerous legacy brands such as Cartier, Chase, Lincoln, and United.

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Amy Sheehan

Design Director
Jamie Abarca, Editorial Project Manager for MyDomaine

Jamie is the Senior Editorial Project Manager for MyDomaine, The Spruce, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts. Jamie is an organization pro, having worked in higher education for seven years.

Before joining the MyDomaine team, Jamie worked as a consultant with individuals and nonprofit organizations. Her work consisted of helping immigrants and first-generation high school students pursue higher education. As a multilingual writer and translator, she continues to aid underserved communities. At MyDomaine, Jamie manages our Diversity and Anti-Bias initiatives, as well as works to help make sure all of our content is accurate through Fact-Checking.

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Jamie Abarca

Senior Editorial Project Manager
Kate McKenna, Editor for MyDomaine

Kate is a Senior Editor for MyDomaine and has been at Dotdash since July 2019. She currently oversees content focused around remodeling, home how-tos, cleaning, and design. She assigns, publishes, and manages articles, ensuring that the content is accurate, up-to-date on the latest trends, and appealing to the MyDomaine readers.

She previously worked as a contributing writer for POPSUGAR and as a digital content marketer for small businesses. Her writing has also appeared on The Spruce, MyDomaine, and Stacker.

Kate studied art history at the University of Guelph and got her Master of Arts in Journalism at the University of Western Ontario. 

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Kate McKenna

Senior Editor
Mia Ingui headshot

Mia is an Editor at MyDomaine and The Spruce. She previously covered home décor and luxury lifestyle as an editorial intern at Unique Homes Magazine. Past articles of hers were featured on NJ.com, Bay Magazine, and the blog of New York Women in Communications.

She graduated magna cum laude from The College of New Jersey with a degree in journalism and professional writing, marketing, and creative writing in the spring of 2020.

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Mia Ingui

Jane Kim

Jane Kim is an Associate Editor at MyDomaine and has covered an array of topics in lifestyle, fashion, and beauty. She earned a B.A. in English from Stony Brook University.

Before MyDomaine, Jane was an avid writer and editor for digital publications like The Odyssey Online and Trill! Magazine. She has covered an array of topics in beauty, fashion, politics, lifestyle, and continues to create content that thoughtfully resonates with readers. 

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Jane Kim

Associate Editor
Aliyah Rodriguez

Aliyah Rodriguez is an Associate Editor at MyDomaine and has covered an array of topics in lifestyle, beauty, and home. She earned a B.A. in English and Communications from Iona College.

Before MyDomaine, Aliyah was the Features & Lifestyle editor of her college editorial, The Ionian. She is an avid writer and reader who has covered an array of topics in beauty, lifestyle, entertainment, and books and continues to create innovative and exciting content that readers will enjoy. 

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Aliyah Rodriguez

Associate Editor
Emma Glubiak headshot

Before joining MyDomaine and The Spruce in 2020, Emma was Social Media Manager at Apartment Therapy where she led their organic social initiatives and ran their social advertising campaigns. Emma loves organized spreadsheets, good puns, and colorful interiors. In addition to her work for Apartment Therapy, she has also written for PureWow, Spoon University, The Kitchn, and PUNCH. 

As Senior Social Editor, Emma curates home and lifestyle content across Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Pinterest and more. She is a seasoned audience development professional with 4+ years of community management and social media experience in the lifestyle space.

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Emma Glubiak

Senior Social Media Editor
Amy Cooper

Amy has been the visual editor at MyDomaine since 2019.

As MyDomaine's visual editor, Amy has worked to foster industry relationships with designers and photographers that contribute to the visual identity of the site. She also upholds the integrity of photo rights. Previously, Amy worked for magazines including Good Housekeeping, Woman’s Day, House Beautiful, Esquire and more producing shoots and conducting photo research. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Fashion Merchandising from LIM College.

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Amy Cooper

Visual Editor

About Dotdash Meredith

Dotdash Meredith is the largest digital and print publisher in America. From mobile to magazines, nearly 200 million people trust us to help them make decisions, take action, and find inspiration. Dotdash Meredith's over 50 iconic brands include PEOPLE, Better Homes & Gardens, Verywell, FOOD & WINE, The Spruce, Allrecipes, Byrdie, REAL SIMPLE, Investopedia, Southern Living and more.

Dotdash Meredith Press

Read about Dotdash Meredith and our family of brands in the news.

Meet Our Senior Management Team

Learn more about the team behind Dotdash Meredith here.

Contact Us

Do you have something you’d like to let us know? Whether you have a comment or an idea to share, we look forward to hearing from you: contact@mydomaine.com or 28 Liberty Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10005.

For press inquiries, email us at press@mydomaine.com.

Work With Us

Join our crew of top-notch editors, designers, programmers, and others as we continue to make a difference every day in the lives of MyDomaine readers.

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Write for Us

We’re always looking for experienced, qualified home and lifestyle writers who share in our mission of honest, inclusive, expert-backed advice that leaves readers feeling educated, empowered, and understood. Interested? If that’s you, send a few examples of your published work to this email address: write@mydomaine.com

Please note that we do not accept unsolicited guest-authored articles, blogs, or posts.

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MyDomaine offers the highest value to advertisers through a combination of scale, credibility, and intent. Interested in advertising with us? Email us at sales@mydomaine.com or check out our media kit to learn more.