Home Decor Shops

My Favorite Local Home Decor Shops

One thing I love to do is shop. It is part of my job, a hobby, a favorite pastime, an adventure of sorts. I have always been drawn to little out of the way shops that carry unique items, or antiques, or even better–a mix of both!  Before I was married, I’d head out to St. Jacobs, or Burlington or …

Powder Room Reveal

Powder Room Reveal-Part 2

There are times in my life where I am making a decision about something, and there is this teeny-tiny voice in my head that tries to be heard, but it gets completely ignored. In this case, in starting the bathroom makeover, this voice told me it would take longer than two weeks (my initial time frame), to get a finished …

Curved Sofa

Design Trend: Embracing the Curved Sofa

These days when we hear about a “curve” our mind immediately jumps to the curve associated with the current level of Covid cases…but this is not at all what I am talking about with you today! There has been a design trend that has slowly been emerging in the last couple of years that is really hitting the stores full …

Zen Principal Ensuite

Zen Principal Bedroom and Ensuite Project Reveal

The Importance of Texture in a Neutral Room The Principal bedroom is often one of the last rooms in the home that clients decorate. Why? There are lots of reasons I have heard over time: because it isn’t seen, because I want to focus more on the main floor, because we ran out of money, because it isn’t a big …

Design in Real Life

Design in Real Life Newsletter-February

A Monthly Newsletter by Emanuela Little Bella Casa Interiors February 2021 First of all, I want to say WELCOME to our very first Design in Real Life Newsletter! This is an idea that has been brewing in my brain for a long time…a way to connect you all to what is happening in the design world around us, but also …

Black friday

Black Friday Deal & Mini-Virtual Design Consultation Gift Card

With people having spent so much time in their homes these last few months, I know there are many that wish that they could redecorate ever single room in their house! Keeping the DIY’ers in mind, I have created a special deal that is available for a limited time only that is launching this week for the Holiday Season, and …

#shoplocalchristmas

#ShopLocalChristmas 2020 Gift Guide

This past year has really been eye-opening, shifted our focus, and made us realize how quickly things can change. It has also caused us to recognize the important people in our life and treasure the moments we have with an attitude of gratitude. Amidst the upheaval that 2020 has brought, one thing I know that is important to the masses …

Newport Drive Project

Update your Home with these 5 Designer Tips: Newport Drive Reveal Part 2

Many of us will spend hours and hours watching design shows trying to find ways to freshen up our homes and make them look like the latest and greatest celebrity or blogger’s recent transformation. But at the same time, we look, we dream, and we try to apply what we see…but not always with the same jaw dropping results. We …

Virtual Consultation

The Value of a Virtual Consultation

The year of 2020 has everyone rethinking how they do just about everything…from doing things in person, to figuring out how to stay home…from freely coming and going, to strategically planning so there are as few places to visit as possible…from having a plan and strategy to accomplish a goal, to throwing it out the window because it doesn’t work …