Melon is a designer born and raised in New York City. She is currently based in Rome designing women's knitwear, intimates and swimwear at Gucci.
Her aesthetic is reflective of classic symbols of both her national and cultural identity. She is into antique linens, prairie dresses, traditional Chinese clothing, 60's European interior design and cowboys. In her personal work, she focuses primarily in upcycling and in Shima Seiki seamless knitwear.