How to use the Color of the Year in design

How to use the Color of the Year in design

January ushers in lots of big announcements. Entertainment fans are riveted to the Golden Globes. Economists anxiously await the first jobs numbers of the new year. And designers and stagers(like me) wait to hear what the color of the year will be.  Color is critical...

Retro trends made better

Retro trends made better

Peter Allen sang ‘Everything Old is New Again’ in the 1970’s hit by the same name. Wow! How that sentiment holds true even today. As a home stager, I love re-purposing old things in a new way and have written about it before (link) but this love for everything retro...

How to paint an exterior door

How to paint an exterior door

I love front doors. I love colorful doors. I love what doors say about the home in which they welcome you. Maybe you’ve never given that much thought to your front door. I have. Call it the curse of the stager, but I think your exterior door is a great canvas. Your...

Stylin’ Stencils

Stylin’ Stencils

What do you get when you mix fashion like design, with artist sensibility, and a dash of practicality? You get ‘stylin stencils’ Let me tell you a story that will get inspire your inner interior decorator or DIY fantasies. I had a wall in the main foyer of my 1922...

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.