Avis Cardella


After spending her formative years reading fashion magazines voraciously, Avis Cardella found her calling writing about fashion, photography, and culture. She has written feature articles, essays and news stories forĀ  British Vogue, American Photo, WSJ.com, Oprah.com, Qvest,Surface, and Glamour UK among other publications.

She is the author of Spent: Memoirs of a Shopping Addict (Little, Brown 2010)cropped-0clip_image0021.png

She has appeared on NBC’s Today Show, New York’s LX Television with Joan Rivers, AOL’s Wallet Pop, Australia’s Today Tonight, and was most recently featured on Jacques Peretti’s BBC Two series: The Man Who Made Us Spend.

She lives in Paris with her husband and is currently writing fiction that addresses “the way scientific progress shapes human destiny.”

She can be reached at: aviscardella@gmail.com