When choosing pieces for her wardrobe, Marissa looks for classic items with an interesting flair. She credits her sense of style partially to her grandmother, who she says was always dressed in a classically flawless fashion.

“I wear a piece of her jewelry almost every day,” she says, smiling.

Pea Coat: Nicole Miller at Nordstrom
Scarf: Nordstrom
Handbag: Francesco Biasia, flea market find at  Fremont Outdoor Market
Denim dress: Calvin Klein
Navy tights: Hue
Boots: Audrey Brooke at DSW

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