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Lexie has a fervor for design, writing, and coffee. She graduated with a dual major in Creative Writing and Commercial Design, and through those grueling study hours (facilitated by coffee, of course) she always found time to write for herself. She also enjoys reading and watching black and white movies. Her posts feature design trends throughout all industries and show how the field is always changing. Her portfolio features her skills and recent work.


She is an active contributor on: HeyDesign, SimplyMeasured, Brandignity, Fearless Flyer, Experts Exchange, Marketo, Creative Bloq and  WebFlow.

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adrienne-image-300x300Adrienne Erin is a freelance writer and designer. With a background in art and career development, she closely follows trends in social media, design, and public relations, which she covers for a number of sites. She also loves travel, the French language, and good food. You can follow her on Twitter, Google+, or LinkedIn, as long as you’re not the stalking type.

You can see a portfolio of some of her work on Contently, or look for her writing in these places:

Muck Rack
Search Engine People
Ask Miss A
The Blog Herald
Inspired Mag