Hi! I’m Taryn Fiol Williford, a lifestyle writer and creative director living in Atlanta. Restaurants are my happy place. I prefer drinks with bubbles. I appreciate the labor of finding a perfect reaction gif. I believe a season finale is a perfectly good reason to take off work and throw a party.
I spend my days working as a Senior Writer for Apartment Therapy, where I help people make the most of their homes and their lives. On the side, I work as a creative designer crafting together identity, visuals, voice and strategy to tell a brand’s story. And when the mood strikes, I’m here updating this site with recipes to impress your friends, my favorite finds from style and pop culture and personal stories about developing a career that feels like an extension of who you are.
I want to inspire inventive entertaining, thoughtful gifting, mindful work and insatiable curiosity. My mission is to share stories and ideas that help creative people make their mark. Grab a beer and lets get to know each other.
Hi! I’m Taryn Fiol Williford: A writer and creative designer on a mission to help creative people make their mark. By day, I’m a creative in Atlanta, crafting together branding, visuals, voice and strategy for brands with big personality. On the side, I write for Apartment Therapy about home and life. Basically, I tell stories for a living. And when the mood strikes, I’m here updating this site.
Areas of expertise:
Blogging, branding, content strategy, design, marketing and throwing parties.
Graphic minimalist, plentifully bestrewn with neutrals.
Identity, creativity, ambition, innovation, independence and fun.
A local beer. From the tap if the place looks clean, in a bottle at sticky dive bars.
What places have you called home?
Miami, Atlanta, and Gainesville, Florida.
So you’re a Gator, then?
Yup. A proud alumna of both UF’s journalism school and its football tailgates.
What’s always in your bag?
My iPhone, Ray Ban aviators and a handful of koozies.
What’s your best advice for bloggers just starting out?
First, be authentic with your voice. Second, learn to code!
Favorite thing in your apartment:
Favorite thing to do in Atlanta:
Biggest guilty pleasure:
I’ll never say no to…
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Photos: Paige Jones