Marissa Sallie

Marissa Sallie

Marissa is Copywriter at Akira. Fashion and self-expression fuels her life. She studied Advertising Art Direction with a focus in copy-writing and web design. She firmly believes in using wardrobe as armor against the ways of the world.

The Art of Fur

All coats are not created equal. Some coats are for style rather than warmth. Some coats look like an itchy comforter. Some are simply bad ideas. The fur coat is in a league of its own, filed under the “classic” category in fashion. It’s longevity as a must have wardrobe piece  is possibly only rivaled with the white button up shirt.  The fur coat is …

Glam SZN

Temperatures are dropping, the days end sooner, the wind howls louder and we all just want to stay warm… However, sacrificing style? A no no. We won’t allow it.  The glamorous life is year round, Period. This year, ditch the typical Winter get up: hoodies, denim, and those old boots your mom bought you for Christmas three years ago. Go full throttle fabulous. Check out our head …

#TrendAlert: Get Into The Big Boot

Over-the-knee boots aka Thigh High boots have been a sexy winter staple since the 60’s, the decade that also welcomed mini skirts with open arms. In recent years, thigh high boots have made a permanent mark in high fashion and street style. Celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Rihanna have pioneered the boots resurgence, and labels like Balenciaga and Off-White have introduced new versions of the …