Saturday , 20 July 2019

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The Marrero Collection goes PINK for Breast Cancer Organization

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Haircut Comparison Guide – Illustrations by Carlos Marrero

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I said it before, I will say it again, after more than 25 years of being a fashion illustrator, it doesn’t get old to open a national magazine and see your work in print. Last month was LATINA magazine, this month First For Women. This certainly brightened my day. I feel very grateful that I have been able to make a living doing something I love so much. I truly believe that if you follow your bliss, the success will come. And I’m especially thankful to my family and friends who have always supported me in all my endeavors. Here …

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Top 12 quotes to KEEP YOU GOING (VIDEO)

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“You will face your greatest opposition when you are closest to your biggest miracle.” ― Shannon L. Alder Have you ever had one of those weeks when you thought – #WTF – someone is out to get you? I had that kind of week; people trying to bring me down. What I learned is not what the “haters” DO, it is how I REACT! Remember, You will never achieve what you are capable of if you’re too attached to what other people say or do. In case you are going through something like this, I collected mt Top 12 quotes …

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My top 5 ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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In the last couple of weeks, the Ice Bucket Challenge has literally “soaked” the nation. I was nominated by my friend Natalie Bramson Galpern… I took the challenge (See below). I nominated my friends Paul, Rich Jossy & Dorothy-Inez; but I thought it was good idea to share some of my favorite #IceBucketChallenges. A very creative way to spread ALS awareness via social media! The challenge involves people getting doused with buckets of ice water on video, posting that video to social media, then nominating others to do the same, all in an effort to raise ALS awareness. Those who refuse to …

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Marrero Illustration featured in Latina Magazine

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While paying for my groceries yesterday (and waiting patiently for the person in front of me with 20 cases of Coke), I started flipping through magazines and I was pleasantly surprised to see my 2-page illustration spread in Latina magazine. Even after 25 years in the business, opening a national magazine and seeing my drawings there still doesn’t get old. Knowing that I do what I’ve wanted to do since I was 5 years old puts a proud smile on my face. Not bad for someone who grew up in a small town in Puerto Rico! Latina Magazine For this …

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Glamour iPhone case – Video and reviews

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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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Ten Inspirational Quotes (Video)

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I love inspirational quotes because they can give us the power to get through a bad week, and even give us the courage to push forward and achieve our goals. Please enjoy this beautiful collection of ten inspirational quotes by famous authors and uplifting leaders. What inspires you? Do you have a favorite quote? Want to share it in the comment section below?  

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The Marrero Collection Unveils “Glamour” iPhone case

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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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Top 10 Smartphone Cases – This year’s hottest accessory!

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Remember the old days of matching your lipstick to your nail polish? Those days are gone! Welcome the newest fashion accessory: your smartphone case!  With the picture-sharing social media boom, the “selfies” on sites like Instagram and Facebook, even the phone has to look good in the picture, no? Your smartphone has become an aesthetic object unto itself, and Heaven forbid it have a plain, boring cover! The smartphone case gives you a way to express who you are, to match your outfit and to stand out from the crowd. Sitting at the coffeehouse, or while shopping, you may get …

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Marrero Illustration – Entrevista En Español para Con Estilo

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Con Estilo es un segmento que hace mi amiga Silvana Camargo para canales de television hispanos. El programa se transmite en los Estados Unidos y América Latina. En esta corta entrevista hablamos de mis veinticinco años de carrera como illustrador de modas. ¿Por qué elegí ser illustrador de modas? Mi blog: Motivated with Carlos Uno de mis nuevos proyectos, Las Glamorosas, y muchas imagenes de mis ilustraciones… espero les guste. Por favor dejen un comentario en la parte de esta entrada de blog. My friend Silvana Camargo has a segment on a Hispanic TV channel named ‘Con Estilo.’ The program …

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