When trying to spot Melanie on the street, you should look for three things:
1) A nautical item of clothing (You can take the girl out of the east coast, but you can’t take the east coast out of the girl!).
2) A warm, inviting smile that stretches ear to ear.
3) A Boston terrier puppy named Lola who has an affinity for sprinklers.
A native New Yorker, Melanie started her career as a theatrical costume designer. After working on several NYC productions, multiple Broadway tours and commercials, Melanie had a moment of genius and decided to start working in the wedding industry! Her passion for translating a director’s vision into reality, as well as her attention to detail made the transition to bridal styling seamless! Since then, Melanie has worked at several popular bridal salons in New York, Connecticut and San Francisco as well as helped countless fabulous brides find their perfect wedding look.
Melanie has always had a knack for making women feel comfortable, confident and stylish. From brides and bridesmaids to actresses and models, Melanie always pays special attention to what makes someone really shine. Not to mention, this stylist extraordinaire has mastered the art of mixing patterns and colors effortlessly.
Currently based in the Bay Area, Melanie can usually be found traveling with her husband, enjoying foodie adventures and throwing fabulous BBQs. She couldn't be happier to work with you on such a celebratory occasion! Let’s get this shindig started!
Photo Credit: Melanie Duerkopp Photography