Marlene Montanez

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Marlene Montanez is a freelance fashion writer with nearly a decade of experience in the media industry. She loves scouting the latest style trends and showing her readers how to wear them.


Marlene's career as a fashion journalist has landed her bylines in publications like Latina, Girls' Life,, EveryDay with Rachael Ray, and a variety of other publications. She has repeatedly appeared on television as a style expert and has been quoted for her fashion expertise. In 2010, she launched her own style blog, StyleSizzle, which showcases the pursuit of a glamorous desert lifestyle.


Marlene is a proud graduate of the Walter Cronkite School of Mass Communication at Arizona State University.

A Message from Marlene Montanez

Denim is an everyday fashion staple for men, women, teen and children! I'll keep you posted on the latest jean trends, designer denim, budget finds and tips on how to wear the latest styles.

LiveAbout and Dotdash

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For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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