Monica Corcoran Harel is a writer and consultant who covers fashion and culture. She contributes to the New York Times, ELLE, Marie Claire, Deadline Hollywood and InStyle. Her reported essay on cosmetic treatments was part of a 2013 National Magazine Award-winning package for Los Angeles Magazine. She has advised on Project Runway and co-authored the style book The Fashion File, with Mad Men costume designer Janie Bryant. Her newest co-authored book — Living in Style with Rachel Zoe — comes out in March of 2014. Corcoran Harel lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Gadi, and their daughter, Tess.