Rachel Burchfield

I write about interesting people, places, and things.

Stay tuned for more information about my first book project, The Wealth Edit Guidebook, which will be released in early 2022!

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Hello! It's good to meet you.

Selected recent work:

Allure

“Renée Rouleau on 25 Years as a Successful Skincare Brand Founder”

“Laura Geller on Why Her Models Will Now Exclusively Be Over 40”

Bustle

“Misha Nonoo on Extending Sizes for Meghan’s ‘Husband Shirt’”

Cosmopolitan

“How to Put Your Sorority Experience on Your Resume” 

Country Living

“Miranda Lambert Told Us Everything About the Making of Her New Album, The Marfa Tapes”

ELLE

“Inside Prince Harry and William’s Feud – And How Meghan Markle Joining the Family Deepened the Divide” 

"Inside Kate Middleton’s ‘Strategic’ Pursuit of Prince William" 

Glamour

“Jennifer Meyer Always Knew What She Wanted to Do”

“Andy Cohen Literally Doesn’t Have Time for Self-Doubt” 

“Tera Peterson Drops Her Skincare Routine” 

“Victoria Beckham Drops Her Skin-Care Routine” 

“Meghan Markle Isn’t the Problem” 

“Could Queen Elizabeth II Be the Last Queen of England?”  


“Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton Send Messages Through Their Style. Elizabeth Holmes Deciphers Them.”  

Glossy

“Are We Inching Closer to Fashion Without Gender?” 

“Glossy Instagram Strategies Forum Recap: How Can Brands Use Instagram to Its Fullest Potential?” 

“The Rise of the Creator House” 

“A New Book and More Beauty: Inside Rebecca Minkoff’s Plans for 2021” 

Harper's BAZAAR

“All the Makeup Details of And Just Like That…”

“How Do the Looks in Spencer Compare to Diana’s?” 

“The Definitive Guide to Pregnancy-Safe Skincare” 

“No, Not Everyone ‘Needs’ Retinol” 

“Skincare Secrets from Meghan Markle’s Favorite Facialists” 

“This Will Mark Kate Middleton’s 10th Year of Being a Duchess. Here’s How She Changed Royal Fashion Forever.” 

“How to Wear Nail Polish Like Kate and Meghan” 

“How Kate and Meghan Are Staying Fit in Quarantine” 

“How to Wear Fragrance Like Meghan and Kate” 

InStyle

“Meghan Markle’s Earrings ‘Scandal’ Is Nothing Compared to These Headline-Making Royal Jewelry Moments” 

“Why Kate Got Diana’s Ring, But Meghan Got Her Watch”  

Marie Claire

“Whatever Happened to Archewell Audio?” 

“Don’t Call Allison Statter Kim Kardashian’s Best Friend” 

People

"Revealing Memories of George H.W. Bush – Including How Secret Service Carried Him to Say Goodbye to Barbara" 

“Former First Children Open Up About Life in the White House – From Navigating Secret Service to Attending Prom” 

“Pigs in a Blanket, 74 Teens…But Sadly No Beach Boys: Remembering When the White House Hosted Prom” 

“This Michigan Family Is Fighting to Adopt Their Own Twins, Born Via Surrogate: ‘They’re Trying to Tear Us Apart’”

Thank you to Good Morning America for your added coverage of this important story!

“The Dads Whose Son’s Biological Mom Went from Stranger to Friend (and Now Possible Surrogate): ‘Incredible’”

“Parents Fighting to Adopt Their Own Babies Are Thrilled for Their First Christmas as a Family of Five”

Southern Living

“The Difference Between a State Funeral and a Ceremonial Funeral, Plus More Royal Mourning Traditions Explained” 

“Every Single One of the Best Christmas Style Moments from Duchess Kate and Princess Charlotte” 

“How the Royal Family’s Christmas Traditions Will Adapt to an Unusual Year” 

“Secure Your Title of Most Likeable Colleague By Following This Work-From-Home Etiquette Rule in 2021” 

Vanity Fair

“25 Years Later, Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy’s Wedding Dress Still Stuns” 

“What’s Next for Sentaler, the Coat Brand Loved By Kate Middleton, Meghan Markle, and More” 

“Tina Turner Has the Secret for Happiness, and She’s Sharing It" 

Vogue

“Royal Sibling Relationships Have Always Been Complicated" 

W

“The Juiciest Royal Scandals Beyond Just the Brits” 

The Latest from What Meghan Wore

“Harry and Meghan’s Holiday Card with First Glimpse of Lili!”

The Latest from Podcast Royal

“Episode 52: Kate’s Birthday Portraits, Details on the Platinum Jubilee, and an Interview with ELLE’s Lauren Puckett-Pope on the Diana Cinematic Universe”

Thank you so much to The Evening Standard for naming Podcast Royal one of its “10 Royal Podcasts to Satisfy Your Regal Cravings”!

The Latest from I'd Rather Be Reading Season 4

“Episode 6: Michele Promaulayko on How to Break Up with Sugar for Three Weeks – and Maybe Forever”

Appearances on Other Podcasts and TV

Us Weekly’s “Royally Us” Podcast, Episode 8 , Episode 30

The Style That Binds Us Podcast, “Fashion Diplomacy: How Royals and Politicians Send Messages Through Their Clothing”

History of the 90s Podcast, “Supermodels”

Kennedy Dynasty Podcast, “The Style and Influence of Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy”

Kennedy Dynasty Podcast, “Ann Lowe: Designer of Jackie Kennedy’s Wedding Gown”

Say It Southern Podcast, Episode 119

Wealth Edit Wednesday


Interviewing “The Dinner Darling” Lindsey Bell for Wealth Edit Wednesday

NBC’s Today Show, “JFK Jr. and Carolyn Bessette’s 25th Wedding Anniversary”

NBC's Today Show

“25 Years Since JFK Jr. Married Carolyn Bessette, Legacy of Camelot Endures”

May We Never Forget September 11, 2001

“Southern Woman Reflects on Her Part in History” – Good Grit Magazine

I have had the honor of interviewing so many interesting people. Here are a few of them!

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Victoria Beckham | Andy Cohen | Miranda Lambert | Claudia Schiffer | Tina Turner | Diane von Furstenberg

Fashion Designers and Experts

Stacy London | Jenna Lyons | Ann Mashburn | Jennifer Meyer | Rebecca Minkoff | Misha Nonoo | Cynthia Rowley | Kendra Scott | Bojana Sentaler

Beauty Gurus

Sonya Dakar | Shani Darden | Tammy Fender | April Gargiulo | Laura Geller | Nichola Joss | Sherri Berman Laurence | Tera Peterson | Renee Rouleau | Kate Somerville | Dr. Barbara Sturm | Sarah Gibson Tuttle | Joanna Vargas

Dermatologists and Plastic Surgeons

Dr. Lara Devgan | Dr. Jeanine Downie | Dr. Dendy Engelman | Dr. Paul Jarrod Frank | Dr. Ranella Hirsch | Dr. Shereene Idriss | Dr. Rajani Katta | Dr. Harold Lancer | Dr. Orit Markowitz | Dr. Howard Murad | Dr. David Shafer | Dr. Heidi Waldorf | Dr. Patricia Wexler

British Royal Family Experts

Christopher Andersen | Victoria Arbiter | Rachel Bowie | Lauren Cochrane | Roberta Fiorito | Elizabeth Holmes | Bethan Holt | Samir Hussein | Clive Irving | Chris Jackson | Penny Junor | Robert Lacey | Andrew Morton | Victoria Murphy | Katie Nicholl | Omid Scobie | Ingrid Seward | Michelle Tauber

American Heroes

Deena Burnett Bailey

Founders and CEOs

Ariane Goldman | Aliza Licht | Zanna Roberts Rassi | Allison Statter

Magazine Editors-in-Chief

Kate Betts | Bonnie Fuller | Michele Promaulayko | Atoosa Rubenstein | Ann Shoket | Kate White

Entertainers

Drive By Truckers | Ruston Kelly | Lana Wood

Presidential Children

Susan Ford | Luci Baines Johnson | Michael Reagan

Other Luminaries

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist and Columnist John Archibald | ABC Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton | Miss Alabama Lauren Bradford | Top Chef's Roscoe Hall | Jill Kargman | Etiquette Expert Myka Meier | Miss Alabama Tiara Pennington | Legendary Photographer Denis Reggie

More Authors Than Can Fit on This Page!

Coming Soon

Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York | Sadie Robertson Huff | Kristen Saban Setas

Areas of Expertise

Royal Families Around the World | Books | Fashion | Beauty | Society and Culture | Entertainment | Travel | Weddings | Homes and Interiors 

I am always looking for new opportunities to collaborate and tell interesting stories. I firmly believe everyone has a story and that everyone’s story is worth telling – this is why I write!

Take a look at some of work at the tabs above and see if we might be a good fit.

I look forward to getting to know you!