Melissa Wood is an illustrator and
architectural planner. Her client list includes Crate & Barrel,
Trader Joe''s, Neiman Marcus Direct, Nordstrom''s, Kate''s Paperie,
John Grisham, George Lucas, a Hilton heiress, and Oprah Winfrey -
just to name a few.
Michelle Lo studied at the Fashion Institute of
Technology and The New School University. After working as an
editor, she obtained a chef-training degree and has since worked on
numerous cookery books, by leading chefs such as Rene Redzepi and
Ferran Adria. Michelle is currently a freelance writer and editor
and devotes her life to the pursuit of food and style with her
photographer husband and young daughter.
Joanne Shurvell is an award-winning travel and
arts writer. She is also the owner of PayneShurvell, a contemporary
art gallery in London.
Monica Meehan is a freelance writer and author
of The Viennese Kitchen: Tante Hertha's Book of Family
Recipes. Originally from Canada, Monica works in publishing
and divides her time between New York and London. Monica is an avid
traveler, cook, and people-watcher.