‘Creatively elevating client image one fitting at a time.'


Melissa Souza is an established celebrity and editorial stylist. She's recently added Fashion Editor to the list as she steps into the role this year for fashion magazine, CVLUX. Melissa has a passion that burns for creating beautiful styling which is inspired by travel, culture, and the everyday.  

As an integral part of each client’s creative team, Melissa Souza oversees the visionary process collaborating with her client’s visions; working collectively with the glam team, managers, publicists, etc… and elevating each client’s brand image. She has a keen sense of style and an affinity for mixing patterns, textures and colors. Melissa's curated style for clients like Laila Ali for Locale Magazine, former Pussycat Doll and host Carmit Bachar, Lisa Edelstein and Rita Wilson for CVLUX, Lisa Vanderpump for Ladies Home Journal, Netflix, Ainsley Ross, Brittany Williams for Woman's World, American Idol alum Rayvon Owen, etc... She has also been instrumental in curating overall branding goals for client brands like Amazon, Volcom, and Vans.

Melissa's passionate about bringing out the inner confidence in every client, and continues to style personal clients for everything from family/maternity photo shoots to capsule wardrobes. 

To date, Melissa focuses on creating aesthetically pleasing styling, bringing a unique aspect to her celebrity clients for editorial, press events, red carpets, music videos, film, television, etc... 

and also regularly styles covers and editorial pages. She provides style/creative consultancy to a variety of clients: celebrities, publications, photography studios, designers, personal clientele, is available to speak at fashion event/panels, and television style expert appearances.

Melissa is a self-proclaimed coffee addict, though I doubt anyone would argue! She’s a huge animal lover and her most prized job yet is momma. Though Melissa was born and raised in sunny So Cal and is based on the west coast in southern California, she is available coast to coast.


Carmit Bachar + Azia Celestino + Pilar Holland + Katina Nikou + Isabella Gomez + Laila Ali  + Suave + CVLUX + Locale Magazine + Banana Republic + Surreal Beauty Magazine + Ladies Home Journal + Vans + more...

Contact her for your next project! She offers competitive rates for common styling services, but can also quote based on specific jobs to fit your needs and budget. 


Whether it be personal, celebrity, e-commerce, editorial, red carpet, I'm your girl!


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