Raelena Vasquez, founder and designer of Swank Design is a native Californian whose devotion to experiential design started at a young age. An entrepreneurial upbringing instilled a natural intrigue of business, manufacturing, and lifestyle design. Raelena received her academic training in fashion at FIDM in Los Angeles and UCR in Interior Design. Her design aesthetic encompasses a multifaceted approach. It is distinctively and provocatively utilizes modern and contemporary, vintage and organic, architectural and classic elements. Raelena brings a sensory experience into spaces invoking ingenuity and imagination juxtaposed with serenity and belonging.
Raelena has a diverse and extensive design background in fashion, furniture design, and residential and commercial interior design projects. Exploration of materials, colors, forms, patterns and minute details cohesively paint a narrative in every design.
“I involve the whole person and the whole space. We work together to create a dream distinctive environment. This environment becomes a joy to share, to participate in, to love.”
Raelena understands the desire to have a beautiful living and working environment that doesn’t compromise comfort and functionality for everyday busy lives.
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