Melissa Epifano

Melissa Epifano is an editor and writer who focuses primarily on covering home and lifestyle topics. Her work has appeared in People, Insider, Martha Stewart Living, Travel + Leisure, Shape, InStyle, Food & Wine, Southern Living, Apartment Therapy, and more. Melissa began her career at College Fashionista, where she joined as an intern before becoming the website's lifestyle editor and editorial coordinator. She has since held roles at The Spruce, MyDomaine, Apartment Therapy, and The Zoe Report. In addition to freelance writing, Melissa is the founder of Winnoh, a shoe brand catered to women with wide feet. She lives in Bath, England.

• 7+ years of experience as a lifestyle, home, and fashion writer
• Received a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Oregon

About Travel + Leisure

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