Marissa Rizzuto is a highly sought after fashion stylist, designer and author. Known for her bargain based fashion finds and sensibility, Marissa has worked with women of all ages, sizes and budgets.
She has worked with Seventeen, AOL, Popstar, InStyle, Life & Style....just to name a few. She is an advocate of faux fur and is very vocal about her disappointment in the fashion industry not offering more faux options.
In her spare time she teaches teens about pursuing a career in fashion through her company, Fashion Boot Camp 101. In October 2011, FBC 101 officially launched their first Teen Fashion Styling Class tour. Teens in select cities get to step into the heels of a real fashion stylist by running their own photo shoot with a model while borrowing clothing from Forever 21 and Lulus.com.
Marissa has been featured on Daytime TV, MSN and NBC. Her styling tips and products have been featured in InStyle, Life & Style Weekly, Teen Vogue, CosmoGirl, Girl’s Life, Bridal Guide, among others. FBC 101 was voted #1 Most Glamorous Home-Based Business 2009 by Startupnation.com and made the list again in 2011.
She got her start interning at CosmoGirl while attending FIT majoring in Fashion Merchandising. She also attended the Make-up Designory in Los Angeles to study Wardrobe Styling. She was born and raised in NYC.