Author: Vanessa Deleon

VANDAL- Chris Santos, chef/owner, has teamed up with Rich Wolf of the TAO and LAVO group bringing their synergies to the newest creation Vandal restaurant. By far this is the hottest spot on the Lower East Side. This fabulous 12,000 square feet restaurant is a...

Chelsea, NYC- situated on the West Side of Manhattan along the Hudson River has become the hottest neighborhood in the Metropolitan area. Chelsea is the home to over 150 art galleries, theaters, numerous restaurants, nightspots and Vanessa Deleon Associates Design firm. [caption id="attachment_4142" align="aligncenter" width="2000"] The...

This year, after a hectic schedule my hubby decided that we both needed time to recharge our internal batteries. We needed what we call a Staycation, our meaning, a local mini-vacation. Immediately I said yes, and he booked a suite at the newly renovated gorgeous Beaux Arts Decor, The Plaza Hotel.

Gifts that make you go wow don't have to come in smaller packages. Therefore, I have selected a few bigger items of my favorite things for this holiday. These have inspired me through a year full of bold and beautiful designs. [caption id="attachment_3656" align="aligncenter" width="2000"] The...

There are many things I’m thankful for especially around this time of the year. I’m thankful for the beautiful weather in November in New York, as I’m thrust into a week packed with designs, meetings, deadlines, filming, and travel. However, November greets me with an inner...

AT THE PORCELANOSA EVENT, SPANIARD BULL FIGHTERS, FLAMENCO DANCERS, and SHARING THIS EVENT WITH SARAH JESSICA PARKER...

  Planning a bridal shower is a lot of work, especially when your time is extremely precious and you know that you want to make this special event unforgettable. If you’re not the friend of the bride, you are probably related, this year I’m privileged to...