Sarah Schussheim

Sarah Schussheim is an editor, fashion stylist and consultant currently living between Los Angeles and New York.

Born in Connecticut and raised in New Jersey, she moved to New York to attend New York University in 2002. After graduating with a degree in Journalism, she took her first job at JANE, assisting Fashion Director, Kusum Lynn, where she remained until it folded in 2007.  

Freelance opportunities at Women's Wear Daily, Lucky, Tommy Hilfiger, Wilhelmina and with numerous fashion stylists led her to ELLE in 2009 to assist Creative Director Joe Zee. Under Zee, she worked closely with the photography and fashion departments, conceptualizing and assisting on over 50 celebrity cover shoots with photographers such as Carter Smith, Michael Thompson, Tom Munro and Alexi Lubomirski. She also produced Zee’s monthly column, and has styled almost every section of the magazine, from covers to ELLE Man, since 2011. 

In summer of 2014, Sarah became ELLE’s Contributing West Coast Fashion Editor while also styling for Details, DuJour and WhoWhatWear.