Allison Bean

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Jersey City, NJ


  • New York University

As editorial director, Allison oversees a team of editors who update, edit and publish content for MyDomaine. Allison is an editor and writer with over a decade of experience in the lifestyle space. 



Allison Bean is a lifestyle journalist and an editorial director working on MyDomaine and The Spruce, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts. A seven-year Dotdash veteran, Allison has worn many hats, worked with hundreds of writers, and was the founding editorial director of The Spruce.

She started her career in print media at Condé Nast’s Brides New York magazine, where much of her work focused on fact-checking articles and interviews for accuracy. She later worked as a home and registry editor at, where she reported on interior design trends and edited their Webby award-nominated blog. 


 Allison graduated with honors from New York University, with a degree in journalism. 

About MyDomaine

MyDomaine, a Dotdash brand, is the only design-forward, digital-first home site that shares highly-curated content for everyday décor enthusiasts and industry professionals alike. We're constantly working to bring you practical tips, original news, breakout trends, and inspiration within the home and design space, all backed by experts. We do so by meeting with interior designers, connecting with the heads of your favorite brands, attending leading design events, and joining forces with industry authorities. MyDomaine reaches 3 million users each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.