New Direction – Customer Focused

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Spring Style Event: Don’t Miss a Moment!

This Spring we are gathering inspiration from women who inspire us to be our best selves and encourage an air of whimsy.

Designer’s Notebook: Color Workshop – Classics

[Designer's Notebook: Color Workshop - Classics] Start the season right with classic colors from Stella Carakasi. Recharge your basic blacks and introduce softness with winter whites. Find your staples for the upcoming months! Travertine is a classic neutral - grey with a touch of limestone - shown left as the Take Note Vest. This chameleon-like color can… Continue reading Designer’s Notebook: Color Workshop – Classics

Designer’s Notebook: F14

[Designer's Notebook: F14] Early Fall 2014, Pre-Fall or Transition. No matter what you call it, this is the season that we anxiously await. This is the time to add new dimension to your wardrobe. This excitement is not without warrant. Stella Carakasi's Fall 2014 Collection is a gorgeous collection of essentials, statement pieces and pure… Continue reading Designer’s Notebook: F14

Dharma Talk at Stella Studio

Vivian here all aglow about the special event on Sunday at the Stella Studio. The Dharma Talk with Lama Lakshey Zangpo & fundraiser for The Joru Foundation was a great success! If you missed it, check it out here: Stella & Kersten's Intro (audio) Lama Lakshey's Dharma Talk (video) Kersten Ancheta is one of the Directors… Continue reading Dharma Talk at Stella Studio

A Practice of Giving

Vivian here sharing thoughts on "giving." At Stella, we have a regular practice of giving -- through good times and bad. To local causes, and global causes. For people who we know and don't know, who are in need close by or far away. It's just part of the fabric of who we are as… Continue reading A Practice of Giving

Love Your Positives

Vivian here sharing more thoughts about our Looks for Every Body campaign - You may be asking why in the world would we touch a "taboo" subject like women's body types? After much discussion about how women experience their bodies over time, I always return to a few simple truths: 1) we know we are… Continue reading Love Your Positives

Stella Studio Food & Toy Drive

Vivian here kicking off the holiday season with a Food & Toy Drive at the Stella Studio! We have a goal to raise 500 items of canned/dry food and new toys for the Alameda County Community Food Bank and Toys for Tots through December. So, help us shoot for the stars and bring in some… Continue reading Stella Studio Food & Toy Drive