Samantha Weiss-Hills

Samantha Weiss-Hills

Managing Editor, Home & Shopping

Samantha Weiss Hills is the Managing Editor of Home and Shopping for Domino. She edits and writes home tours, shopping guides, and features, and she’s the friend that everyone texts for glassware, sofa, and sheet recommendations. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband Alex and their beagle-corgi Elsa.


  • Expertise includes writing stories on homes that lean a little weird, testing lots of bed linens and kitchen gear, and finding the perfect gift for the food-obsessed 
  • Interests include diving deep on the wine world, cooking and hosting elaborate dinner parties, regular museum visits, and running
  • Previous staff experience includes Hearst Magazines, Curbed, and Food52; in a former life, she worked in the arts. 


Weiss Hills started her career in the art world at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and has been writing about home, design, and food for more than a decade. She has helmed communications and partnerships for Food Book Fair, a festival of food writing, and was the first Partnerships Editor at Food52. Before landing at Domino, she was a Senior Editor of Home and Design for HearstMade at Hearst Magazines and Contributing Editor for Interiors at Curbed, where she authored the weekly House Calls column.

Her writing has also appeared in Saveur, Architectural Digest, House Beautiful, Eater, Wine Enthusiast, The Week, and more. Weiss Hills has been an Adjunct Instructor at The Media School at Indiana University, served as a sommelier at King Dough in Indianapolis, and has recipe tested for Dominique Ansel Bakery.


Weiss Hills graduated from Indiana University with a BAJ in Journalism, plus a second concentration in Art History and a certificate in Arts Administration. She also holds a master’s degree in Arts Administration from Indiana University, and has passed the introductory sommelier exam through the Court of Master Sommeliers.

Get the Latest From Samantha Weiss-Hills


IKEA’s Newest Outdoor Sofa Is Seating and a Side Table in One

It gives built-ins a whole new meaning.

mood board of sporty design items

What I’m Shopping in My Sporty Design Era

A home editor can also love basketball, okay?


Found: 20 Editor-Vetted, Under-$100 Scores in Amazon’s Memorial Day Sale

Bistro sets, cushy armchairs, and more.


The Edgy Detail We’re Spotting on the Best New Rugs Makes Them Borderline Art

Decor for your floor.

Rockport Road

These First-Time Owners Traded Dark Paneling for a Breezy Central Kitchen in Their ’60s Split-Level

And graphic tile over the bathroom tub.


Martha Stewart’s Preferred Garden Pruners Topped Your List of April Buys

Other hits: Chartreuse pillows and sheer curtains.


A Handcrafted Outdoor Oven and Wood-Clad Hot Tub Vie for MVP of This Home’s Backyard

Nature comes first at chef Sara Kramer’s L.A. retreat.

Kate Berry with her mom, Kim Nguyen.

When My Mom Had a Stroke, My Goal Was to Make Her Assisted Living Apartment Calm and Cozy

From soft bedding to comforting greenery.


I Tried This Gwyneth Paltrow–Approved Curtain Brand to See What All the Fuss Was About

Sarah Sherman Samuel is also a fan.