The story behind the art

The story behind the art

Every piece of art has a story. I love learning the meaning behind the art that catches my eye. Each month I feature a local artist. It’s not unusual for me to post about the artists on my IG account. Recently a real estate client of mine saw a post of mine about the...

Decorating with Mirrors

Decorating with Mirrors

Mirror, mirror on the wall…. who’s the fairest one of all? The fairest mirror of all is the one that best serves the purpose you need… function, design, or light. As a stager, I have used mirrors for all 3 purposes at one time or another. Mirrors are yet another tool...

Halloween Transformation: Part 2

Halloween Transformation: Part 2

Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore— While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of someone gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door. “’Tis some visitor,” I...

Artist Collaboration Series: Allie Kohlbusch

Artist Collaboration Series: Allie Kohlbusch

Sometimes the Universe conspires to bring us the people we need. I love it when that happens when I least expect it. That’s how I met local Charlotte Watercolor artist Allie Kohlbusch. I chose to profile Allie in my monthly artist collaboration series because her work...

A Halloween Transformation: Phase 1

A Halloween Transformation: Phase 1

Halloween is coming! Halloween is coming! And I love it sooo much. I don't think I decorate for Halloween as much as I transform my home.  At my house, Halloween lasts the entire Fall season with Thanksgiving thrown in at the end.  I like to think I am building an...

Going Gray is Passe

Going Gray is Passe

I can't believe this is coming out of my brain onto the page, but I must admit painting walls grey is so 2019 and frankly not a great idea anymore.  Don't get me wrong grey is a beautiful classic color, but there is A LOT of room for error. The problem is that even...

Artist Collaboration Series: Robert Butchko

Artist Collaboration Series: Robert Butchko

Not everyone gets to realize a childhood dream like Charlotte artist Robert Butchko. Robert is one of the many incredibly talented artisans in the Charlotte art scene. The local art and artisan pieces that I use for my staging business are what makes Stella home...

About Cassee Cunningham

My name is Cassee Cunningham pronounced (Cassie). I am the owner of Stella Home. My process of staging is getting to know the space, light, architectural era + updates and the personality of the community the house is located in. Once I feel I know the house, I then start to create a highly customized design palette.