Smitha Sadanandan is a journalist and freelance writer & editor based in Chicago. She has more than 14 years of experience in writing and editing. Since her four year stint in London, she has been specialising in luxury lifestyle – jewellery & watches, fashion & accessories, travel, lifestyle, design & decor and events.

She works on editorial features alongside international jewellery brands such as Bulgari, Boucheron, Cartier, Chaumet, Chopard, De Beers, Harry Winston, Van Cleef & Arpels, Chanel, Dior and independent jewellers Wallace Chan, Anna Hu Joaillerie, David Morris, Boodles and watch brands (Baume et Mercier, Cartier, De Laneau, Franck Muller, Piaget, Ulysse Nardin, Vacheron Constantin, Longines, IWC-Schaffhausen, Roger Dubuis, Girard Perregaux, Carl F Bucherer and JL-C).

She contributes to Solitaire Asia PacificThe AdventurineAzyaamode (Middle East-based luxury digital magazine), Adorn (luxury jewellery magazine-India), Solitaire International (jewellery B2B magazine-India), Upscale Living Magazine (online+print-USA), Luxe -Businessline (The Hindu-India),  The Architectural Digest -India, Gold Book Magazine (jewellery B2B – Turkey), The Retail Jeweller (B2B-Middle East) and Grazia (India).

She was previously the Co-Editor (International) of KaterinaPerez.com, a fine & high jewellery and watches blog for two years and also contributed to Luxpresso (luxury digital platform-India), Luxurious Magazine (UK/Asia) and Eluxe Magazine.

Smitha has worked on content writing projects for Mariana Wehbe Public Relations (Beirut), NK Luxury Consultancy (Dubai), Warp’n Weft, Fahed +Architects, Avakian, Qayten and Gyan Jaipur.