At just 23 Lucy Mecklenburgh has her own boutique stores, a successful fitness company and most recently designed a capsule collection for online retail store Pretty Little Thing…it’s safe to say she has been a busy girl since leaving Reality show TOWIE in 2013.
Lucy began her career in fashion when she left college at 18, working with various top brands as a model and designer. She then launched her own clothing store in Brentwood Lucy’s Boutique. The store rose to success leading to the opening of a second store in Southend on Sea in 2013.
After leaving her reality TV life behind, Lucy set her mind to fitness determined to get herself into shape and have the body she had always dreamed of. She trained with Cecilia Harris owner of fitness brand Results Fitness and Health, due to her determination and motivation Lucy achieved her fitness goal and partnered up with the brand to create her own online fitness website Results with Lucy. Her website helps women to achieve their own body goals and live a healthy lifestyle, and if that wasn’t enough Lucy also found the time to compete in last year’s BBC series Tumble learning the art of gymnastics, as well as releasing her first book Be Body Beautiful earlier this year.
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Most recently Lucy went back to her fashion routes and designed a capsule collection for online store Pretty Little Thing, the collection has had instant success with many items selling out. The collection Wildfires and Dreams is affordable fashion with a cool summer vibe, ideal for every career girl!
Lucy is a prime example of a reality star who put their fame to good use, losing a reality show persona can be a difficult task but Lucy had ambition and drive which has got her to where she wants to be. Lucy proves you can have more than one passion and you don’t just have to go down one career path. At just 23 she has already had huge success in a variety of areas…who knows what is next for Lucy!
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