Carly Pifer

Brooklyn, NY USA

Professional Experience

Carly Pifer is a young writer and journalist living and working in Brooklyn and New York City. Her writing interests range greatly, from sex to fashion, gender exploration to music reviews, restaurant scouting to creative non-fiction, to attending New York society events. Her most peculiar and personal writing can be found on her blog, 'the biggest small things', which she began as a personal journal to be shared with a select few internet friend folk. She currently regularly contributes to's beloved sex advice column, and is a party-girl for PaperMag, covering events and shows. She fostered and titled the Style Syllabus College Fashion column at Refinery29 where she contributes weekly. She is in talks with an esteemed director regarding a small role on the big screen and devoting spare moments to adding words to her novel.


4 Years
Social Media
1 Year


4 Years
1 Year
4 Years


Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
1 Year
Magazine - Local/Regional magazines
3 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

4 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs) (10+), (10+), (10+), YRB Magazine (3-5)

Other Work History

Staff writer at

Foreign Language Skills

Beginner's French, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Korean

Computer Skills

Word, HTML


audio recorder, DSL camera



A creative non-fiction piece in which I remember my friend from Korea.
A college dorm-decor special feature that shops products to recreate the inspiration look.
Dating and sex advice interviews from the boys of Hollister.
Shop of the Week post for PaperMag; inside look at a NYC boutique and interview with owners/designers.