Vanessa is a New York City based fashion editor and stylist. Her work has been published in numerous print and online magazines in both Canada and the U.S. She works in styling editorial, advertorial, lookbooks, still life and e-commerce. In the past, she was featured in Teen Vogue and has worked for major publications such as People StyleWatch, Shape Magazine, Consumer Reports' Shop Smart, Better Homes & Gardens and REDBOOK. She also worked in the wardrobe department of FYI's B.O.R.N To Style makeover series, A&E's Mob Wives, NY1 Style and was the costume designer of the film, Rose Donohue which debuts in 2016. Other clients include Victoria's Secret, Theory, Brooklyn Magazine, Target, Baker Furniture and Carlisle/Etcetera. 

Aside from her editorial and styling work, Vanessa is an entrepreneurial problem solver and graphic designer with a passion for sharing stories, ideas, and products through digital media. She is at the forefront of all cultural trends and understands the importance of effective marketing communications and audience engagement. In the past, she was the Director of Communications for tech startup, Wheeli, worked in the PR department of Ralph Lauren Global, was a brand ambassador for ASOS and interned at Cameo Public Relations. 

Vanessa's colorful background proves she is eager to inspire and influence others with her keen eye for style and knack for drawing an audience. She received a Bachelor's degree in Public Relations with a minor in Fine Arts from Hofstra University and currently resides in Queens, New York.

Connect with Vanessa on Twitter and Instagram @VANESSALPOWELL and @the.styleness