Marinia inspires and nurtures the urban elegance of modern women by transforming mainstream trends into a distinctive fashion experience. The fusion of striking details and sophisticated materials creates a design meant to leave a lasting impression, while highlighting your individuality. Marinia hand-crafted collections have continuously been receiving high praise from numerous fashion magazines and stylists, as well as being prominently showcased at New York Fashion Week and other international fashion shows.
Designed in Belgrade, Serbia, one of the emerging fashion capitals of Europe, Marinia pieces embody practicality and style with a twist of urban chic – ideal for either spicing up your everyday attire or shining at special occasions.
We are a team driven by a singular purpose: TO INSPIRE AND ELEVATE YOUR URBAN ELEGANCE.
CO-FOUNDER & DESIGNER
Marina Ilic is the creator and designer of the MARINIA brand. The interplay of forms, coupled to her innate feeling for creating, have been the driving force for both her designs and her life in general. Art has been central to Marina from an early age and her passion led her to complete a Masters in Graphic Design in 2008. Marina’s constant yearning for knowledge has led her to complete a PhD in Polymedia Art at the University of Belgrade. With the desire to share her unique creations with others, she started to sew her own designs. Marina’s experiences in other areas of art and design are intricately interwoven in her pieces, creating an outward-pointing statement to those who wear them. In 2016, the MARINIA brand was formed with the desire to broaden the appeal and accessibility to her creations that are certain to inspire modern and sophisticated women
CO-FOUNDER & CEO
After studying in Germany, where she received a Master’s degree in Management in 2012, Ksenija has been working in the financial services industry in Boston, USA. From the earliest stages of MARINIA, Ksenija has displayed a vigorous passion for its urban elegance. Numerous MARINIA creations serve as a continuous source of stimulation for her individual look – forming the basis of her urban style. Understanding Marina’s artistic personality and distinctive fashion perspective, Ksenija is dedicated to cultivating the essence of the MARINIA brand that is sure to amaze and inspire its followers