Contact Diann

Diann Valentine Living Well


DV Signature Weddings
Photo by Mike Colon
DVLW Events
Photo by Alison Duke
DVLW Interiors - Haley Living Room
Photo by Alison Duke
Photo Credit: MoHa Photography
DVLW Interiors
Photo Credit: Alison Duke

About DVLW

Diann Valentine Living Well helps people celebrate life! From milestone birthday celebrations to extraordinary weddings to creating visions for your dream home – we design the moments that compose the memories you will cherish for a lifetime.

DVLW is a design firm with specialized disciplines in weddings, events and interior spaces. At the helm is internationally acclaimed designer Diann Valentine who has carefully crafted a brand that is synonymous with cutting edge, innovative, non-traditional design. Armed with a keen eye, a team of uber-talented artisans and the willingness to ‘break the rules’ while creating jaw-dropping experiences, Valentine has used her influence to set the trends and re-write the rules of love and living. Known for taking classic traditions and giving them a modern and unique flare, we push the envelope on design while helping our clients discover their own voice.

Experienced with projects that span Europe, the Caribbean, West Indies, Mexico and throughout the USA, the DVLW team is exceptionally qualified to design and produce your next milestone anywhere. With a client list that includes international pop stars Usher, Toni Braxton and Shawn Stockman of Boyz II Men, Reality TV stars Evelyn Lozada and Jennifer Williams, Hollywood icons Martin Lawrence, Steve Harvey, Oscar winner Mo’Nique and many more industry heavy-hitters, the DVLW team continues to deliver breath-taking experiences with one goal in mind – exceeding client expectations!

Schedule your consultation to discover why so many have trusted us with their most precious moments. We’ll be ready! 626.395.0346 or

Our Team

    Diann Valentine

    Diann Valentine

    From humble beginnings to soaring above and beyond achieving her wildest dreams, internationally acclaimed wedding, event and interior designer Diann Valentine continues to turn fantasy into reality as this vivacious, innovative mastermind gives couples around the world the wedding of their dreams. The incredibly sought-after and admired Valentine is the creative genius behind the jaw dropping weddings of Usher, Martin Lawrence, Toni Braxton, Kelis and Nas, Lela Rochon, and Boyz II Men crooner Shawn Stockman along with the controversial short-lived nuptials of Reality Star Evelyn Lozada and Chad Johnson just to name a few. And as a proud resilient and tenacious woman, Valentine is a pioneer. With many titles above her head, Valentine is just getting started.  see more »

    Christine “CeCe” Counts

    Christine “CeCe” Counts

    Christine “CeCe” Counts has traveled the world gleaning years of creative influence from all of the beautiful places, people and cultures she found herself within.  CeCe has excelled in the media and television industry.  She mastered production while working with comedian, actor, author, radio and television host Steve Harvey prior to connecting with Diann Valentine while working on WEtv’s “I Do Over.”  Her role at DVLW has allowed her to forge into new territory – one bride, one event, one interior project at a time!

    D. Micah Lindsey

    D. Micah Lindsey, a native of Cleveland Ohio has always aspired to achieve greatness in every area of his life.  Believing firmly that life is a constant classroom, D. Micah holds a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from Kaplan University, and is in pursuit of a Masters of Fine Arts in Interior Architecture and Design.  Known as a major proponent for education, D. Micah feels he will forever be a life long student of the “Art of Entertaining.”  Known for his larger than life personality, D. Micah is known for bringing joy and humor to all in which he comes in contact.   A lover of textiles, colors & extravagant designs, D. Micah’s over the top personality is a direct correlation of his unreservedly chic & ultra-savvy design sensibility.