Melissa Magsaysay is a multimedia journalist and best selling author contributing to numerous publications. She was a style writer and editor at the Los Angeles Times, a position she held for 5 years. Prior to the Los Angeles Times, she was the west coast fashion editor at Women's Wear Daily, producing, styling and writing fashion stories for the industry's most informative and influential publication. As a trusted voice in the fashion industry, Melissa also consults for several luxury and contemporary lifestyle brands, providing editorial direction and creative content for a variety of different companies. Currently she is the Director of Content for 11 Honoré, a size-inclusive e-commerce site focusing on exclusive, high end designers. Melissa writes for The Los Angeles Times, Business of Fashion and The Hollywood Reporter. Her work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Harpers Bazaar, Vogue China, The Chicago Tribune and C Magazine. She is a regular contributor to Access Hollywood Live as an on-air expert.



Her best-selling book

“City of Style: Exploring Los Angeles Fashion from Bohemian to Rock”

was released in May 2012.