Monday , 20 September 2021

Marrero Collection

Hair salon posters by The Marrero Collection Available now


One of my dear friends, Maria Machin has worked as a salesperson of supplies to hair salons around the country for many years. When she saw my Fashionista posters, she begged me to create a print specifically for hairstylists and salons that she could sell to her clients. I agreed with the stipulation that these prints would not be exclusive but also available to my customers through The Marrero Collection website and other distribution channels. She wanted to offer something whimsical yet stylish to her salons, so I came up with the following designs for Hair salon posters: I hope …

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Fashion Posters available now from The Marrero Collection


I get so many questions about how much I charge for paintings for home decor. As an illustrator, I don’t do much actual painting, and when I do the price tag is usually more in line with what art collectors would pay at a gallery show. But I do want to make my artwork accessible for my fashionistas at a price point you don’t have to be a collector to afford. To do this, I created a set of Fashion posters –  prints that are perfect for women who love style and glamor and would make a great addition to …

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The Marrero Collection featured on


I left the beautiful island of Puerto Rico almost 30 years ago, to pursue my dream of becoming a successful fashion illustrator. In my search for the American Dream, Puerto Rico had taken a back seat, even though I have always had very fond memories of growing up in paradise. It warms my heart today to share the news that the next step in my career is, in a way, taking me back to my roots. My brand of handbags, The Marrero Collection, is now featured on the fantastic online shopping destination dedicated to showcasing the work of artists and …

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The Marrero Collection goes PINK for Breast Cancer Organization


[mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″] [mp_heading margin=”none,none,none,none”] The Marrero Collection Partners with Breast Cancer Organization GLAM-A-THON™ [/mp_heading] [/mp_span] [/mp_row] [mp_row] [mp_span col=”6″] [mp_text margin=”none,none,none,none”] We’ve all seen a lot of activity on social media regarding raising money for charities – who has escaped the ubiquitous Ice Bucket Challenge? It’s inspiring and heart-warming to see people step up and put themselves out there for a cause that they believe in. Recently I had an experience that really drove home the importance of the amazing work that charities and non-profits do for people in need. A few months ago, my dearest friend Jossy discovered …

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Marrero Collection – in the news Part I


The Marrero Collection is off to a great start, and I’m already working on the second set of Limited Edition Illustrated Handbags. The collection is a compilation of alluring statement pieces designed for the fashionista looking for unique fashion items without the couture price tag. The line was recently featured in the fabulous blog: “This collection represents my lifelong pursuit of seeing my illustrations in products.” From the YOU TUBE video: “After 25 years as a fashion illustrator, Carlos Marrero launched his new brand of handbags and accessories called The Marrero Collection. A line of artistically elegant handbags & …

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Fashionistas – Marrero Collection Handbags Customers


Today I am feeling extremely grateful and inspired. Never in a million years would I have thought that the first Limited Edition Marrero Collection handbags would have been received so well and with such excitement. The lesson here I think is about empowerment, and choosing to forge your own way ahead no matter what obstacles are presented to you. Sometimes you can’t wait for others to recognize you, for someone else to give you a break, for some one else to make it happen. Sometimes you have to take the reigns of your life and build it for yourself. And …

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Marrero Collection first edition designer handbags


[mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″] [mp_heading margin=”none,none,none,none”] Marrero Collection first edition designer handbags [/mp_heading] [/mp_span] [/mp_row] [mp_row] [mp_span col=”6″] [mp_row_inner] [mp_span_inner col=”12″] [mp_text margin=”none,none,none,none”] The Marrero Collection, a renowned brand of artwork and accessories by celebrated fashion illustrator Carlos Marrero, whose work has been exclusively featured in magazines such as Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, and Mademoiselle, is proud to announce the launch of his first edition of illustrated handbags. Inspired by the “Old Hollywood Glam” of yesteryear, Marrero drew from his library of illustration, which celebrates alluring women, high fashion and the essence of femininity, and created a vintage-inspired, modern handbag collection. In …

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Glamour iPhone case – Video and reviews


It’s only been a week since I released my new iPhone case, Glamour, since then a few of my customers have sent me some cute pictures.. I thought it would be cool to share them with you. I love that my customers feel a little more glamorous while talking on the phone 🙂 Customer Reviews I love how elegant this case is I can use for everyday and special occasions . It is very high quality for a great price and have easy access to all plug ins on my phone . It’s perfect!! – Kla Marie Me encanta mi …

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The Marrero Collection Unveils “Glamour” iPhone case


The Marrero Collection has just released “Glamour,” a chic and fashionable protective case for the Apple iPhone 5, featuring the artwork of renowned fashion illustrator and designer, Carlos Marrero. “Your smartphone case has become a key fashion statement unto itself. It gives you an opportunity to express your unique style and stand out from the crowd. Smartphone cases are without a doubt one of this year’s hottest accessories,” says Marrero. “Glamour” showcases an opulent perfume bottle design, which showcases a classic couture silhouette illustration by the artist. With this elegant aesthetic comes superior function. The “Glamour” case features easy access …

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Carlos Marrero introduces “The Marrero Collection”

To celebrate 25 years as a fashion illustrator, Carlos Marrero is launching his new brand of artwork and accessories called The Marrero Collection. “I am very excited to announce the upcoming launch of my line. It is the next logical step in my career,” said Carlos. The Marrero Collection is a compilation of alluring statement pieces designed for the fashionista looking for unique fashion items without the couture price tag. The line features chic and stylish handbags and accessories, which allow women to take part in Marrero’s glamorous and whimsical vision of fashion and femininity. “The modern consumer is looking …

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