About Sally

Sally McGraw is a Minneapolis-based freelance writer, blogger, and editor. She earned a creative writing degree from Binghamton University in 1998 and, after graduation, worked in the book and magazine publishing industry for 10 years. She has contributed writing to local newspapers, magazines, and websites throughout her entire professional life, and is a monthly columnist for the Minneapolis Star Tribune and an ongoing contributor to The Huffington Post.

In addition to writing her popular daily style and body image blog, Already Pretty, she has published a style guide titled Already Pretty: Learning to Love Your Body by Learning to Dress it Well which is available via CreateSpace and ships worldwide. A second book is forthcoming in 2017. She has contributed to The Frisky, TypeF, and Glamour; her articles have been featured on About.com; she is a contributing editor at Adios Barbie; and her marketing and entrepreneurial advice regularly appears on the GoDaddy blog.

Already Pretty has been covered by Glamour, Redbook, More Magazine, and Lucky. For several years, Sally co-hosted a weekly fashion segment on the Fox 9 Morning Show titled Trendy or Timeless. She has appeared on Twin Cities Live, has been interviewed on the popular talk radio program the Lori & Julia Show, and was featured in Minnesota Monthly and the Woodbury Magazine. She has given guest lectures at the University of Minnesota and St. Catherine University, taught community education classes, and given presentations on style and body image at private companies.

Sally is also a ghostwriter who specializes in non-fiction books and book proposals.

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About Already Pretty Contributors

Expertise, diversity, and inclusion are all important within the context of this blog, so in the interest of creating a space that embraces a variety of viewpoints and welcomes all ideas, I’ve invited six amazing women to contribute topical and outfit posts to Already Pretty. Learn about them and find links to their own robust blogs here.

Again, Already Pretty does NOT accept unsolicited guest posts.