Tamara sold the company back in May to luxury fashion firm LabelLuxe for £525 million (of which Tamara took home a cool £85 million) but initially insisted she would stay on within a creative consultancy role, along with several other senior members of Jimmy Choo Ltd.
But it seems that was not to be. Just six months later, and Ms Mellon was announcing her departure.
"Just retweeted all of your amazing messages," she wrote earlier today. "Thank you all my tweet friends. I will keep you posted!"
Take a look at some of Tamara's final designs for Jimmy Choo in the ICONS collection:
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