Susan Swimmer is a fashion editor, writer and commentator. She is the Fashion Features Director at More magazine, she appears regularly on television (“Today Show,” “Live From The Couch,” “Entertainment Tonight”), and she consults for numerous fashion and lifestyle companies such as Circa jewelry, Halsbrook, J. Jill, Not Your Daughter’s Jeans and The Coke Cola Company. Swimmer has interviewed dozens of tastemakers over her 20-plus year career: Lauren Hutton, Molly Simms, Ann Heche, Kelly Lynch, Debi Mazur, Donna Karan, Carolina Herrera, Vera Wang, Isaac Mizrahi, Tory Burch, Nicole Miller, Tim Gunn, Brooke Shields, Cameron Diaz, Gwyneth Paltrow, Gwen Stefani, Kelly Ripa, Rachel Weitz and Patti Hansen, among others. Swimmer has been seen on “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” “Good Morning America,” E!, VH1, MTV, “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition” and CNN’s “Showbiz Today,” and local news broadcasts nationwide. Swimmer’s blog, “Susan’s Reality Fashion,” can be read on More.com.
Previously, Swimmer served as the Fashion Features Editor at More magazine and the Features Editor-at-Large at Marie Claire magazine, where she covered celebrity and pop culture. She has held staff positions at Seventeen and Self, and from 2004-2005 she wrote the monthly column, “My Life As A Mom,” for Ladies’ Home Journal. Swimmer’s profiles and features have been published in Marie Claire, Marie Claire UK, Self, Seventeen, Glamour, Elle, Mirabella, Homestyle, Redbook, Conde Nast Traveler, and Biography. Swimmer is also the author of two books, Michelle Obama: First Lady of Fashion and Style (Blackdog & Leventhal, June 2009) and Is He The One? 101 Questions That Will Lead You To The Truth (Andrews McMeel, 2004).
Considered an expert on popular culture, Ms. Swimmer has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, USA Today, National Public Radio and local newspapers nationwide.
Susan Swimmer lives in New York City with her husband and two daughters.