Melissa Rutherford began her career in London where she studied fashion design, when returning to Melbourne started a highly successful accessories company that was carried by every major department store Australia wide.

Melissa has been the Melbourne fashion editor of Vogue, a regular contributor to Vogue Entertaining, Home Beautiful and Elle, shooting major editorials and styling runway parades.

Melissa works extensively within the advertising and film industry, shooting both stills and TV campaigns for major brands Australia wide such as; Qantas, Target, NAB, Sportsgirl, Myer, CUB, Crown, Medibank, Telstra, Westpac, Big M, Fiat and was the stylist on the Australian series of ‘What Not to Wear’ 

Melissa has a passion for collaboration with the creative production team, agency and talent and is also highly regarded for her inclusiveness of client expectations.