Fiona consults for brands and retailers on future trends, colour & materials and how to translate forecasts for their business. Her bespoke service is tailored to each client, working on unique projects that help them stand out in the market. Starting her career as a designer across various categories for the likes of Paul Smith, Uniqlo, M&S, Next, Falc S.p.A. and Benetton. Fiona then spent 10 years at WGSN, with a wide variety of clients in fashion, footwear, textiles, sport, beauty and home. As well as being a regular speaker at events, she is an ITC SheTrades specialist consultant for Fashion & Textiles, working on projects advising women entrepreneurs how to best develop their business for international trade. And as a member of the British Textile Colour Group she helps create seasonal palettes for Intercolor, a twice yearly global platform for colour research and development.