About Danielle Wallis

Danielle (aka DW) was born & raised in Santa Cruz, California. After obtaining her BFA in Visual Merchandising in San Francisco, she cut her teeth in New York City and Los Angeles.

Since 2009, Danielle has crafted a creative career with experience including styling, social media marketing, and visual merchandising. She has a penchant for color, textile, vintage, and print mixing. She specializes in finding creative ways to bring abstract concepts into reality.

Danielle has become known as an idea-generator & flexible team player. She is passionate about her adjunct work as professor of styling and visual merchandising at The Academy of Art University. There, she leads BFA and MFA classes in a studio environment. 

Her mentees have been hired by brands such as Proenza Schouler, Issey Miyake, Loreal, Rick Owens, Sephora, Dosist, Nike, Stitch Fix, and Levi's. Their work can be seen in publications such as V, Vogue Italia, Interview Magazine, Paper Magazine, Schon! and Wonderland Magazine.

Let's Connect

daniellecwallis@gmail.com / linkedin  danielle wallis / instagram  @daniellecwallis / twitter  @daniellecwallis / pinterest  @daniellecwallis / tumblr  you are like a lung


Select Clients

A Current Affair, Anthropologie, Bob Cut Mag, Carolina Herrera, Diptyque, Dizon Inc., Freda Salvador, Free People, Glossier, John Masters Organics, Jos. A. Bank, Kelly Moore Paint, Kendo Brands,  Mejuri, Panera, Pocky, Rachel Zoe, Sandoval Aromatics, Teen Vogue, Tiger Beat Magazine.

Creative Services

Art direction, content creation & strategy, display creation, floral styling & propping, product & prop styling, social media management, mentorship, vintage sourcing, visual merchandising.

Press & Street Style Captures

 7x7, Elle Finland, Free People BLDG 25 Blogilovecreatives, New York Times by Bill Cunningham, One Quart Magazine, SF-Looks.

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