Melissa Gorga is Housewife, mom, wife, singer, and now a boutique owner. The Real Housewives of New Jersey star recently revealed that she is opening up her very own boutique in Montclair, NJ.
Melissa dished all about her new venture with Us Weekly, saying “Moving into apparel was a natural next step for me. Fashion and styling is something that I have always enjoyed.”
The boutique will feature designers like Elizabeth and James, Derek Lam, and Jay Godfrey. “Over the past several months I have been meeting with brands and visiting showrooms to pull together a mix of some of my favorite designers.”
Of course, the business venture is a family affair as Joe Gorga is “is helping build out the interior to really bring my vision for the store to life with beautiful trim work, elegant lighting, and lots of textures. I am designing the boutique to feel like you are stepping into a closet that’s warm yet contemporary.”
Melissa shared a sneak peek of the boutique named Envy by Melissa Gorga on Instagram telling fans, “Well it’s true. I’ve been working hard to put together my first clothing boutique – @envybymg in Montclair, NJ! Joe is building the store as we speak, and it’s finally all coming together. Lots of meetings with brands and trips to showrooms to find the perfect apparel and accessories. I can’t wait for you to see the store when it’s done. Stay tuned for details on the opening next month. Online website coming too! Xox”
Do you think Melissa’s new venture is a good fit? Would you take fashion and styling advice from Melissa?