Natalie Alcala is a fashion writer and editor based in Los Angeles. With a penchant for innovation, she strives to bring fresh talent to the forefront and has premiered a number of emerging designers in her published work. In addition to being the editor in chief of Racked LA, she is a contributing editor at Birchbox. Natalie's work can also be found in a number of noteworthy outlets, including Vogue,, Elle and Bullett.

Writing has always been central to Natalie’s life, from producing short stories in grade school to studying creative writing at Cal State Northridge, during which her work was featured in an award-winning literary magazine. She thanks visionaries like Vivienne Westwood, Herb Ritts and David Bowie for inspiring her to contribute her words to the ever-evolving fashion world.