Kate Donovan is the Style Director at Brides, the country’s
foremost authority on engagement, weddings, and marriage. Kate
is at the forefront of lifestyle and wedding trends, and is
known for designing inspirational palettes and curating chic and
fresh decor ideas. She covers tabletop, floral designs, wedding
cakes, and food trends, as well as decor and registry, offering
creative solutions for couples looking for a personalized
Prior to joining Brides, Kate honed her skills at a range of
fashion and shelter publications, including InStyle, Martha
Stewart Living, and Domino.
Kate received a BFA in Printmaking and Art History from the
Rhode Island School of Design. Kate’s artistic curiosity is
translated into a passion for travel, flowers, and all things
food related (including pots, pans, and all the nuts and bolts
of creating a gorgeous kitchen). Kate has lived in Rome,
Edinburgh, Santa Fe, and, for the past 12 years, New York City.