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Melissa Rubini is currently InStyle's Fashion Director overseeing fashion across all platforms of the brand including InStyle Magazine,, social media, brand extensions and special projects.

Her background includes Fashion at Parsons as well as other courses in Journalism, Advertising & Marketing, Photography and Art History.

Melissa's extensive knowledge of style and the consumer makes it possible for her to take fashion to a place that is both elegant and groundbreaking guiding brands to where they should be today and preparing them for a successful future.

She brings a fresh, modern yet chic take to fashion & creative direction, content production and brand direction, finding in every assignment and in each client a specific point of view and unique strength. 

Melissa has collaborated with some of the best photographers in the industry including Patrick Demarchelier, Hedi Slimane, Giampaolo Sgura, Jan Welters, Eric Madigan Heck, Horst Diekgerdes, Phil Poynter, Paul Maffi, Glen Luchford, Cedric Buchet, Greg Kadel and Steven Meisel among others.

She has styled for Vogue, Vogue Japan, Teen Vogue, Vogue Homme, Interview, Muse, Numero. Advertising includes Prada, Miu Miu, Bergdorf Goodman and H&M among many other companies.

Jennifer Lawrence, Taylor Swift, Julia Roberts, Jennifer Garner, Selina Gomez, Olivia Wilde, Julianne Moore, Elle Fanning, Blake Lively, Alexander Skaarsgard, Kirsten Dunst, Jennifer Lopez, Kate Hudson, Odeya Rush, Brie Larson, Shailene Woodley, Cameron Diaz, Charlotte Gainsbourg and Jennifer Aniston and Jessica Alba are among the many actors with whom she has worked.



Fashion Direction in Print and Digital, Fashion Consulting & Design, Creative Direction & Styling for brands and celebrities.