Gretta Monahan
Biography

Gretta Monahan

Gretta Monahan, a self-made style maven, is harnessing the fashion world by its stilettos and reinventing the concept of style. Covering top runway events and appearing as a regular Buddy on the Emmy Award winning Rachael Ray Show for nine seasons, Gretta offers her fashion and beauty know-how to everyone from Hollywood superstars to the mom next door.

Gretta’s award winning collection of sleek boutiques and spa emporiums stretches from Boston to Connecticut, while her frequent television appearances on The Rachael Ray Show and Good Morning America bring her down-to-earth and friendly approach into the homes of fashion-hungry viewers across the country. With the launch of her recent book, Style and The Successful Girl (October 2013, Gotham Books, Hardcover & Ebook) and upcoming TLC show, Gretta’s expertise is now available to the masses.

GRETTA GETS FASHION: Gretta Luxe and Gretta Style

One of the country’s most trusted fashion experts, Gretta jets off to Milan, New York City, and Paris every season to attend shows and visit designers in their ateliers, hand picking the items offered in her clothing boutique. Gretta Luxe, Gretta’s Wellesley-based boutique, showcases the hottest trends from top designers like Balenciaga, Chloe, and Zac Posen. Each client receives personalized guidance from in-house stylists who assist with picking out the perfect frock or stems. “Every customer gets a celebrity experience from a highly skilled expert,” says Gretta.

GRETTA GETS IT: TV, BOOKS AND MORE…

As the style guru on The Rachael Ray Show and regular on Good Morning America, Gretta has done over one thousand makeovers. She also served as a “fashion accomplice,” co-hosting the second season of Bravo’s Tim Gunn’s Guide to Style.  In her columns for the Boston Herald and Everyday With Rachael Ray, Gretta answers reader inquiries and offers accessible fashion and beauty tips.

Style and the Successful Girl details Gretta’s winning approach to fashion and beauty.  This full-color fashion book, packed with stories, sidebars, and photos, aims to help every reader discover and create their own style vision. In 2015, she’ll also be helping brides achieve their dream wedding in her upcoming show on TLC.