Yvonne Colacion has spent her career designing the corporate offices of some of L.A.'s biggest business moguls, but her focus has shifted in a sort of work-hard-play-hard fashion. Lately, the interior designer has taken on projects involving these executives' homes and special retreats—like luxury charter yachts. "Early in my career I had the opportunity to work with a developer in Southern California on the interior design for private jets," Colacion tells DuJour, "and immediately found that designing intimate spaces is an interesting challenge worth exploring."
Yacht design hits close to home for the Southern California native (quite literally, in fact), who lives where homeowners dock their boats just feet away from their front doors. Colacion's in good company, too: her social circles are comprised of sailing enthusiasts with whom she's spent time sailing to Catalina, the Southern California Channel Islands, the San Francisco Bay and later, the South of France on a luxury super yacht.
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