Courtney Trop is an American blogger born in the Pittsburg, Pennsylvania on February 26, 1987. She is the founder of the popular blog Always Judging that she started in 2013. Her blog features content about fashion, food, travel, music and design. Trop cites Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen as her main influences. She studied fashion at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising. After graduating she became a brand manager and buyer for Haulerdeals. After starting her blog she moved from the East coast to Los Angeles, California, but frequently goes back to the East coast to attend New York Fashion Week and get fashion inspiration from New York. She also has a large following on Instagram with over 320k followers.