Valletta Design Group is a boutique interior design firm based in the heart of Encinitas, CA. From design inspiration to design implementation, our holistic approach surpasses the border between interior designers, architects and contractors, working as a team to create authentic and innovative interiors. We are driven by our passion for design and architecture, creating a wide array of homes and lifestyle products.
Working as a design group, we believe that creativity and innovation come from collaboration. Valletta Design Group is recognized for its eclectic collection of interiors that pays homage to modern, traditional, and international design. We have a creative problem solving approach on projects that lead to efficient and unique spaces. We prefer quality over quantity, handmade over mass produces and support local tradesmen in the community as much as possible.
And always remembering that the design is a reflection of who you are.
Owner and Principle Designer.
Lauren Valletta, grew up in Southern California before moving to the east coast to get her Bachelors in Textile Science and Design at the University of Rhode Island and Graduate Degree of Interior Design at Parsons School of Design in New York City. After completing her degree, Lauren worked for four years at a high end hospitality firm in NYC designing large scale hotels all over the world. Missing the warm weather and family, Lauren moved back to sunny San Diego in 2009 and has since worked as a design consultant for various design firms throughout San Diego while getting married and having two crazy boys…. In 2015 she finally decided to open the doors at Valletta Design Group specializing in Residential and Commercial projects from San Diego to New York and everywhere in between.
Shannon is a talented professional with a strong interior design background who has collaborated on multiple projects that have received regional and national recognition. As a Senior Designer, she does what she loves when it comes to design, she brings ideas to life. Using a multitude of design programs, she takes a concept and creates the 3D-model, so you can easily visualize the look and feel of your space. Shannon also creates all our presentation packages and construction documents. When she is not “getting lost” in the design, you can find her spending time with her husband and daughter.
Lauren (AKA Cean) is our behind the scenes girl for all office relations, from accounts payable to establishing and maintaining vendor relationships. She communicates the process and procedures to new vendors, reviews vendor statements, analyzes job costs, oversees and maintains all budgets, and much more. Cean’s strong work ethic, team spirit, and meticulous attention to detail makes her an invaluable asset to our group. When she’s not behind the computer or in the office you can find her hiking, snowboarding, or playing outside with her daughter and two dogs.