10 EASY PEEP IDEAS

It’s that time of year to get the PEEPS out!  Even if you don’t enjoy eating them as much as the kids do… they are perfect for decorating this Easter. Below are creative ideas on what you can do this Easter with PEEPS. Enjoy! A festive way to serve lemonade or any drink this Easter.  […]

Burlap + Mason Jars = LOVE IT!

If you are like me and love mason jars… then you are going to love this easy DIY.  Simply wrap a piece of burlap around a mason jar, add twine, top off with an adorable colored straw and fill with a beverage of your choice.  I’m thinking apple cider would be the perfect beverage in […]

WHO LIKES APPLES?

Tis the season!  It’s fall here in New England but I have to say these last couple of days felt like summer with 90 degree weather.  Thankfully, it has finally cooled down but it still doesn’t feel like fall. Today I wanted to share a fun find about candy apples.  The picture below isn’t what you think.  A […]

The boxes have arrived!

Today I was pleasantly surprised to see at least 10 boxes piled high in front of the garage.  It is truly amazing that the orders were placed at different times and yet they all arrived today at the exact same time.  I was even more happy knowing that hubby wubby was not expected home until […]

Straws

Bella Bargain straws are flying off the shelves!  No sooner do I get them, they are sold, packaged and shipped to a new location.  My Etsy buyers have said that the straws are for themed birthday parties (including an 80th bday), anniversaries and lots of weddings.  It’s so exciting to know that my straws are […]

Welcome to the Bella Bargains Blog!

That sure is a lot of B’s!   My love for party planning prompted me to open Bella Bargains.  My first store is bellajackets.etsy.com.  Not sure why but I love the name BELLA!   The store consists of mostly vintage items as well as beautiful children’s jean jackets (hand decorated with gorgeous fabric by… ME!), beautiful […]