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strut studio footwear consultant

welcome to strut studio

Strut Studio, based in London and founded by Rachel Heller, an industry expert with over 20 years of experience in Footwear, Bags, and Accessories, is a bespoke buying, design, and sourcing consultancy.


Unique in its approach, Strut Studio is dedicated to supporting global brands, startups, and designers in developing and delivering innovative collections of footwear, bags, and accessories.


Working with an international roster of clients and drawing on extensive experience in the UK, European, and Middle Eastern markets, we consult and collaborate with our clients to strategise, design, develop, and successfully launch brands, partnering with you every step of the way.

Our strength lies not just in our expertise but also in our expansive network of trusted partners, ensuring the seamless delivery of projects. Our collaborative approach is marked by a dedication to unique and trend-led ranges, backed by a vast network that enhances our ability to bring your vision to life.

Whether you are a startup with a unique idea, a global retailer needing expert support, or a clothing retailer looking to launch your first footwear range, Strut Studio is uniquely positioned to deliver your vision.

Get in touch today to find out how we can support you in delivering your dream collection.

Footwear Materials and designs
footwear material and constructions

Planning your business strategy might sound daunting, but it's essentially just creating a roadmap. Whether you're starting a new brand or need support in an established business, we've got you covered. Read More...

leather swatches and materials and trends for handbag development

Bringing great ideas to life requires more than just vision; it demands expertise. Without knowledgeable product developers, and support from experts, communicating your concepts to a factory can be challenging. Read More...

footwear lasts and factory

We are passionate about sustainable and ethical sourcing, recognising that choosing the right factory is paramount to the success of your collections. Building strong relationships with the factories producing your collections can be challenging... Read More...

sneaker design
kids footwear design and development

At Strut Studio, we bring concepts to life by leveraging our extensive experience and partnering with some of the industry's best designers. Our support for your vision includes detailed CADs, technical specifications, and colour-ups... Read More...

Creating a successful range isn't just about producing and delivering the right products; it involves crucial marketing strategies to put your collection in front of your ideal customers. Read more...

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