Tamara Mellon is a pioneering entrepreneur, founder, and a shoe designer. At age 27, she left her post as an accessories editor at British Vogue to co-found a company with a cobbler named Jimmy Choo. Over the following 16 years, she built one of the most recognized luxury brands in the world and discovered what she loves to do most: design shoes and break rules. In 2016, Tamara launched her own eponymous luxury shoe label in a decidedly untraditional way: No retailers. Direct to women. Shoes designed and fit-tested by women and made by generations old Italian factories.