Ali Basye is an editor, writer and the publisher of On This Day In Fashion, a daily website delivering the Stories Behind the Styles. She authored The Long (and Short) of It: The Madcap History of the Skirt, co-authored The Newlywed Kitchen and contributed to two other books. Ali was the editor of Seattle Bride Magazine from 2006 to 2010 and the associate editor of Seattle Magazine from 1999 to 2004. She has appeared on The History Channel and TV shows such as Evening Magazine and Northwest Afternoon, discussed fashion and skirts on a number of radio stations, including NPR, and frequently talks about fashion, travel and journalism at conferences, trade shows, colleges and businesses. Ali writes biannual U.S. style forecasts for Textile View magazine and contributes to dozens of others, including Los Angeles, Sunset, Lexus, Virtuoso Life, Seattle and Alaska Airlines magazines. A native of Delaware and a graduate of Moore College of Art and Design in Philadelphia, Ali lives in Seattle.