Amy Azzarito has written about design trends and the history of decorative arts for a variety of publications, including Brit & Co, Food52, Refinery29, Design*Sponge and Apartment Therapy. She is presently at work on a book titled Domestic Bliss: The History of Luxury at Home in 100 Objects to be published by National Geographic Press in Spring 2017. When not researching design history, she practices yoga, rides her bike or skateboard, works on improving her photography chops and tends to the whims of her two cats, Loki and Freya, who allow her to live in their Sacramento apartment.

Portrait by de la Barra Photography