I am a fashion buying consultant that specialises in women’s wear, my objective in my role as a consultant is to add commercial value to your business.
A consultant since 2005, London-based Melanie Smallwood is one of today’s leading consultants specialising in Fashion and Retail consultancy.
With experience across both online and offline, Melanie’s successful professional history and understanding of the challenges in the women's wear market both from an online and offline perspective; provide her with a unique viewpoint across the luxury retail market.
With a well established career history with luxury businesses such as Harrods and Harvey Nichols and experience in both bricks and mortar and digital businesses, Melanie is able to identify and provide business strategies that address key business challenges in a both business environments. With a strong focus on commercial value all recommendations are designed to deliver incremental value both in revenue and profitability.
Melanie has been a professional advisor for new designers through the British Fashion Council and eBay sponsorship and mentoring programme also and endeavours to support new businesses and offer's her time in an advisory capacity also. She has worked with a number of other leading brands, designers and fashion consultants in both a contractual and freelance basis,