Brittany Leitner

Brittany is a San Antonio, Texas native, and holds a degree in magazine journalism and English from Syracuse University. She has been published in Time Out New York in addition to Elite Daily, where she currently works as a senior editor in New York City.

Recent Articles

I Got "Cold Brew Hair" Just In Time For Summer & I've Never Felt More Alive

Some coffee shops keep their milk behind the counter. These are the ones I like to mark off in my head as "places I'll never go back to" as soon as I leave. I don't think anything infuriates me quite as much as letting someone else dress my coffee. I…
By Brittany Leitner

The Video Of Fans Singing "Stand By Me" At The Royal Wedding Will Give You Chills

The royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, now officially known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, was filled with celebrities, family, tradition, and endless beautiful moments. The highly anticipated royal wedding is now marked forever in …
By Brittany Leitner

These Hilarious Tweets About Prince Harry At The Royal Wedding Prove The Thirst Is Real

It was just seven years ago that Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex stood beside big brother Prince William, Duke of Cambridge as the world watched him wed his college sweetheart, Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge. Throughout all of the centuries-old tr…
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Tweets About The Royal Wedding Show The World Is Ready For The Big Event

What is it that people love so much about the royal wedding? Is it the fact that we can escape into the scandalous lives of Britain's elite? (See what I did there?) Or is it that somewhere, deep down, we all secretly crave tradition and world order? …
By Brittany Leitner

Wander or Bust: Lagos Is Portugal's Sun-Soaked Hidden Gem

Wander or Bust is an Elite Daily travel series that follows young women all over the globe to record their journeys as they experience the thrill of the far-flung and unknown. They'll track their budgets, where they stay, where they eat and drink, a…
By Brittany Leitner

What To Invest In To Make Your "Young" Apartment Feel Like A Real Home

I remember my first trip to Bed Bath & Beyond like it was yesterday. I had just graduated college and was in desperate need of the basics, like towels, curtains, and a laundry bin. I don't remember this trip because it was particularly fun or excitin…
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This Reebok Classics X LVRN Sneaker Drop Is The Only Shoe You Need This Summer

It's finally May, and I'm starting to get a little taste of the summer months ahead. People are shedding their heaviest winter coats for cute lighter ones, and filling Instagram with color, courtesy of the blooming flowers that seemingly pop up over …
By Brittany Leitner

I Rejected The Idea Of "The One" & Found A Whole New Method Of Self-Care

After my third date with a guy I met by swiping right, I had one question burned into my brain before I agreed to a fourth. Was he the one? Now, before you call me a total stalker, hear me out. In New York City, third dates were rare. I'm talking blo…
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These 5 Products Will Make You Look Forward To Waking Up In The Morning

When I dreamed of living in New York City as a youngster and having my writing dream job, I never once thought about how hard it might be for me to actually wake up and, you know, make it to that dream job. Shocking, I know, but a 9 to 5 actually sta…
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These Adorable Videos Of Kylie Jenner & Travis Scott Prove They'll Be Amazing Parents

Baby Kar-Jenner-Scott is finally here! Well, I guess I can drop the Kardashian part from Kylie's namesake since she's officially the matriarch of her own precious little family. It was revealed on the American holiday that is Super Bowl Sunday that K…
By Brittany Leitner

Kylie Jenner's Baby's Zodiac Chart Reveals How She'll Feel About The Spotlight

Mum's been the word on Kylie Jenner's pregnancy, since news broke (erm, slipped?) that the youngest Kar-Jenner was preggo with boyfriend Travis Scott's baby back in September 2017. But now Kylie Jenner herself has finally confirmed that she and Scott…
By Brittany Leitner

Cardi B Is Alexa's New Voice In Amazon's Super Bowl Commercial & It's Incredible

They say how you speak to your Amazon Alexa reveals a lot about who you are. For example, if you demand Alexa plays a song, and scream something along the lines of "Alexa, f*cking play Coldplay ya dumb b*tch," instead of gently asking her in a normal…
By Brittany Leitner

Kim Kardashian's Baby's Zodiac Sign Reveals A Sun & Rising Sign At Odds

Kim Kardashian West and husband Kanye West's surrogate has given birth to baby number three, and of course, we have so many questions. I have no doubt that older siblings North and Saint will be amazing siblings (after all, sibling love is practicall…
By Brittany Leitner

Trump References In JAY-Z's "Family Feud" Are Making People Lose It On Twitter

First of all, I'd like to start out this post by saying that Michael B. Jordan is in JAY-Z's "Family Feud" music video, and that's really the only reason you need to open up Tidal and check it out, like, right now. But if that still doesn't interest …
By Brittany Leitner

Tweets About Arie's 'Bachelor' Contestants Show Fans Placing Their Bets

Every season of both The Bachelorette and The Bachelor, people all around the country stock up on their favorite viewing snacks, round up their besties, and place their bets. From the moment the contestant list is revealed, fans can't stop making the…
By Brittany Leitner

Rihanna Was Called Out For Not Using Trans Models, But Her Response Actually Made A Lot Of Sense

This year, Rihanna added the title "inventor" to her resume, when Fenty Beauty was listed as one of Time magazine's best inventions of 2017. Since its debut in early September, Fenty foundation has flown off shelves during each restock, and it's alwa…
By Brittany Leitner

Sophia Bush Has Some Advice For Dealing With Your Nonsensical Relatives During The Holidays

If you spent the better part of the week racking up Cyber Monday deals and buying one too many crop tops, you might be wondering how to restore some good vibes into the universe and take the time to do something for the greater good of the world. Aft…
By Brittany Leitner

These Celebs Are Demanding Equality For #LatinaEqualPayDay

If a specific race or minority group has to have a national day or group set aside to recognize them, chances are they're used to being ignored. It seems no one knows this better than Latina women. You might have heard the now popular statistic that …
By Brittany Leitner

You're Not Just Paranoid: Kat Von D & Green Day Are Coming Out With A 'Basket Case' Eyeliner

Do you remember where you were the first time you were attracted to a man wearing eyeliner? I do. I heard the music coming from my TV set in high school, and looked up to see the "Boulevard of Broken Dreams" video and Billie Joe Armstrong's black-lin…
By Brittany Leitner

The Taurid Meteor Shower Will Be Like Fireballs In The Sky, Here's How To Catch It

Did anyone catch the Orionid meteor shower a few weeks ago? It is my firm belief that people care more about astrological happenings now more than ever because it's the one of the few things politics can't ruin. In fact, it might be the one thing our…
By Brittany Leitner