Leith Speer Barton

Location New York
Bio

Independent Stylist, Brand Consultant, Creative Director

Fashion Editor Creative Director Fashion Stylist
Projects
1 Projects

Work History

Brand Consultant (Fashion, Beauty, and Lifestyle Industries)
Freelance
Jun 2012 - Present
New York, New York
• Provide strategic brand and concept development input to confidential global creative agencies for international beauty industry campaigns and pitches, including target audience identification and the development of visual elements for digital and print media campaigns • Sachin & Babi: Brought on board as Vision Director to support rebranding activities including reincorporation and renaming of three brands into one, concept development, target audience and brand vision identification, and bridal brand launch; remained as Stylist following successful rebranding • StylePull (stylepull.com): Editor-at-Large with focus on providing user experience, platform streamlining, vetting, and brand consultation for exclusive community connecting designers with professional stylists, bloggers, editors, and buyers • Rag & Bone: Special Advisor with remit to provide concept development guidance in support of brand syncing; sat in on design team creative meetings and provided input from overall idea through to micro-level details, worked with Marketing to develop seasonal color stories, drove cross-functional stakeholder communication, and supported transition for new women’s wear designer • Provided expertise for launch of designer’s e-commerce platform including brand development and positioning, concept development, styling, casting, editorial content strategy, and creative & art direction
Accessories Editor
Vogue
Jun 2011 - May 2012
New York, New York
Executive Assistant to the Editor-in-Chief
Vogue
Jun 2008 - Jun 2011
New York, New York
Fashion Assistant
Vogue
Apr 2007 - Jun 2008
New York, New York
Assistant Director
FOUNDATION FOR ITALIAN ART AND CULTURE
Apr 2006 - Apr 2007
New York, New York

Education

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
New York University
2002 - 2005

Skills