Marissa Collections: Where Luxury Meets Legacy

In the heart of the Royal Poinciana Plaza lies the epitome of refined fashion: Marissa Collections.

A luxury fashion boutique with a meticulously curated collection of fine jewelry, designer apparel, accessories, and of course personal styling leaving you with a uniquely polished look. This iconic family-owned boutique, originally opened in Naples, has been a beacon of impeccable style for nearly five decades.

Yes, you read that right, FIVE DECADES of fashion-forward brilliance!  

Marissa’s original vision was crystal clear: to help clients develop their individual style through personalized service and extraordinary selection. 

To this day that is exactly what Marissa Collections delivers!

Hold on to your glamorous hats, because Marissa Collections is about to elevate luxury to a whole new level with the introduction of The Penthouse!

This exquisite expansion, opening its doors in December, promises an exclusive 4,000 square feet of sheer opulence that will leave you in awe.

Picture this: a chic bar, a top chef’s table for twelve, and a personal penthouse experience that’s beyond compare.

In The Penthouse, you have the opportunity to book your own private styling appointment with Marissa Collections stylists.

Marissa Collections’ lucky clients will also experience private designer appearances with model presentations of the finest clothing. And of course, let’s not forget the trunk shows that promise to unveil the latest in high-end fashion!

But that’s not all! This elegant space is designed to host everything from corporate events to charity shopping days.

Our very own, Stacy Leuliette, the fabulous owner of The Scout Guide, couldn’t resist this chance – stay tuned for a super chic collaboration!!

At the heart of Marissa Collections is a family’s vision.

Marissa Hartington, the visionary founder, poured her creative genius and commitment to flawless styling into this venture back in 1975! Her love for fashion has been an everlasting flame, lighting the path of this family-owned legacy.

On the operational front, Marissa’s husband, Burt, provides the bedrock for the business, ensuring its seamless operation and making Marissa’s creative vision a reality.

Their son, Jay, currently holds the reins as CEO propelling Marissa Collections to extraordinary new heights and carrying forward their legacy.

Jay Hartington’s influence reaches far and wide, extending all the way to the esteemed Couture Retail Advisory Council. His accreditation as a Jewelry Professional from the Gemological Institute of America stands as a testament to his dedication and expertise in the realm of jewelry.

Talk about a powerhouse family! One fashionable powerhouse!

Marissa Collections’ reputation precedes them, garnering acclaim from renowned fashion publications such as Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue. And if that wasn’t impressive enough, they were celebrated with the 2022 GEM Award for Retail Excellence by the Jewelers of America – an honor akin to The Oscars in the world of gems and jewelry!

The jewelry selection at Marissa Collections is nothing short of breathtaking.

Marissa Collections takes immense pride in presenting a curated collection of fine jewelry from distinguished designers.

From Anita Ko, Sara Weinstock, and Loree Rodkin to Buddha Mama and David Webb  – Every piece is a masterpiece.

Pink lovers rejoice! Marissa Pink by Melissa Kaye is a signature line exclusive to Marissa Collections, offering a pop of color to elevate any ensemble and brighten your mood!

With an in-house piercing studio, the experience is seamless from start to finish.

Straight off the runway and into your closet!

We have one word to describe their collection – EXCEPTIONAL!

Featuring world renowned designers – Oscar de la Renta, Jenny Packham, Carolina Herrera, Rachel Gilbert, and oh so much more! Their collection leaves us utterly breathless! 

They have something for every occasion, and their personal styling will leave you feeling like a true fashion icon.

A dedicated stylist and an on-site gemologist are at your service. This isn’t just shopping; it’s a white-glove lifestyle service!

And guess what? They even accommodate your jet setting lifestyle by offering both in-store and virtual styling appointments. So, even if you can’t physically be in Palm Beach or Naples, fear not! Marissa Collections has got your back! Ensuring you always look incredible, no matter where life takes you.

And if you want to take it up a notch, become a Marissa Muse – A VIP member who will receive a personal stylist tailored just for you. They take into account your measurements, style preferences, and favorite designers, making sure that you’re always ahead of the fashion game.

But wait for it  – they even offer “My Marissa Mix,” creating a custom digital portfolio of outfits tailored specifically to your personal taste. How amazing is that?!

This is more than a luxury boutique; it’s a legacy of luxury that never goes out of style.

The Hartington family, united in purpose, has transformed a dream into a name synonymous with high-end fashion.

From its chic Naples origins, the Marissa Collections empire expanded its reach to the glamour of Palm Beach in 2021. And we are so glad they did! We are absolutely thrilled about the expansion of The Penthouse!

But there is more in store: this winter, a new Marissa Collections boutique will grace The Ritz-Carlton, Naples  – adding another jewel to their crown of luxury boutiques!

Whether you prefer to walk in and browse or book a personal styling appointment, expect nothing short of exemplary service. If you’re shopping for a special event or freshening up your wardrobe, rest assured you’ll be styled from head to toe with the utmost care and attention to detail.

Step into a pair of Jimmy Choos and experience a Memorable Marissa Moment, where you make an unforgettable impression on the world with your flawless fusion of fashion and confidence.

Visit Marissa Collections or follow along on Instagram @shopmarissacollections to stay up to date with the latest events, trends, and collections!

Written by TSG Palm Beach Contributing Editor, Jana Piragic.