Gabriela Izquierdo

Gabriela Izquierdo
Education: Texas A&M University
Location: The Woodlands, Texas

Gabriela is a home commerce writer for Better Homes & Gardens, Real Simple, and Southern Living. Living in a small apartment hasn't stopped her from spending countless hours online shopping, finding the best home products for the best prices.


  • Freelance writer at
  • Freelance writer and social media manager at PaperCity Magazine
  • News Writer at Narcity Media


Gabriela has written editorial pieces for everyone from upcoming artists to HGTV stars such as Jasmine Roth. In her time covering one of the biggest antique shows for, Gabriela learned what discerning home buyers want, and how to hunt for finds on a recent college grad budget.

Favorite Purchase

Gabriela's favorite purchase is her 2022 Papier planner. She wouldn't have made it through the year without it.


Gabriela graduated from Texas A&M University (Whoop) in 2019 with a bachelor's in English with a minor in Psychology.

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