Abbey Nova is an author and design historian. She has worked at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Arts and Design and The Frick Collection. She is also the author of Design Scouting, a design and lifestyle blog founded in 2006. Prior to her career in decorative arts and design, Abbey was an executive at Fleishman-Hillard, the global public relations firm, and a corporate communications consultant at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.
Abbey holds a Master of Arts in the History of Decorative Arts and Design from Cooper-Hewitt and Parsons The New School. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from Dartmouth College. She lives in Brooklyn with her sons and husband.