Join us December 4th, 5pm-8pm at Bella Vita for our 7th Annual Show of Support benefitting Regional One Health Foundation!

Join Us Tuesday, December 4th, 5-8pm

This year’s artists are focusing on our favorite subject of all: Memphis! Join us to celebrate the city of blues with locally inspired artwork, celebratory sips and delectable bites! While we’re always respected the work of Regional One Health  and Hospital Wing , it gained a deeper meaning in 2011 when Stephanie's mother was airlifted there after a life-threatening accident. Since her recovery, we’ve made it our mission to give back each year in support of their miraculous efforts!

Meet the Artists


Sarah Robertson

Appearing in many Southern galleries and private collections, Sarah’s work depicts soft, serene landscapes and religious themes. Each is conceptual, allowing the
subject to evolve as Sarah works on the canvas. She lives with her family in Germantown.
View Sarah Roberston Art


Emily Ozier (EMYO)

Emily’s expressive style is evoked by layering colors of paint to create a dimensional effect on the canvas. The daughter of a
Cuban-American, Emily’s bold strokes find their origins in her Spanish roots. Her work is found in many private collections, and she and her family live in East Memphis.


Vicki Denaburg

A Birmingham, Alabama artist, Vicki focuses on large abstracts and contemporary landscapes. She experiments with different mediums and layered effects to create pieces that elevate her work
to a new level. Her work has been represented in several major motion pictures and TV films, among other places.


Kristi Hall

Inspired by the sweet simplicity of life in the southern city near Asheville, NC where she grew up, Kristi Hall’s organic style effortlessly captures elements of nature and stunning abstracts.
Characterized by casual elegance and captivating color palettes, her work tells individual stories of hope, love, and God’s grace.


Whitney Winkler

If you're looking for watercolor magic, you need to meet Whitney Winkler. A heartland girl loving her new life in the 901, her home portraits, abstracts, and florals have fast made her a known name
in the Memphis art scene. Inspired by the beauty of authentic community, nature, and her sweet family, her watercolor creations express what we all hold most dear in our hearts.

Lacey Russell (By Lacey)

By Lacey creates unique, whimsical pieces from watercolors and abstracts to mixed metals. Lacey is a mom to three boys in the deep
South—Birmingham, Alabama. A graduate from Auburn University, she studied painting in Italy. She's since turned a long-time passion for art into a full-time career working out of her in-home studio.
View By Lacey Art

Enter to Win a Painting

Shop 60-70 pieces of brand new artwork, with all proceeds benefitting Regional One Health Foundation. Additionally, each $10 donation enters you to win 1 of 6 paintings raffled off. Plus, a portion of each sale that evening goes towards this beautiful cause.

Eat Your Heart Out, Memphis!

We're also excited to have Say Cheese food truck join us for the event. And as usual, there will be plenty of sweets and sips to share!

We can't wait to see you all next week!

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Ready, set, it's time to make merry, ya'll! Ring in the Christmas season with the return of our Holiday Open House Thursday, November 15th through Saturday, November 17th. 



With 4 special guests and pop-ups this year, you'll be in the holiday spirit all weekend long! Learn entertaining tips from the pros, shop for a new holiday outfit, deck the halls with brand new finds from some Bella Vita favorites, and win free Barefoot Dreams giveaways!


FREE Barefoot Dreams Giveaways

All weekend long, Thursday, Nov 15 - Saturday, Nov 17
-Spend $35 and get a free pair of Barefoot Dreams socks ($15 value).
-Spend $100 and get a free Barefoot Dreams scarf($49 value).
(While supplies last, no substitutions, one per customer.)



Thursday, Nov 15th 10a-6p: Artist Trunk Show with Cecel Allee

Shop brand new artwork in store and meet the lady behind the brush!  Cecel Allee is a unique, self-taught folk artist from Athens, Georgia. Her eclectic brand of art can be found in every state in the South and beyond. She just celebrated 20 years of painting in 2017 and considers it an honor and privilege to continue her work as an artist over time.

Thursday, Nov 15th, 6-7p: Holiday Entertaining with Caramelized

Join us for a private event with local blogger Cara Greenstein of Caramelized with shopping afterwards at Bella Vita! Tickets are required, and spots are limited! Call to purchase tickets or buy online here.

Each Attendee will receive:

-Bella Vita Goodie bag
-20% off their purchase that evening
-Mystery Gift card ranging from $5-$50

Caramelized will feature:

-Appetizer recipe demonstration and taste test
-Holiday place settings to take you from Thanksgiving through New Years
-Guest room & holiday hosting tips

Friday, Nov 16th & Saturday, Nov 17th 10a-6p: Popup Shop with Shelby Jewel Clothing Boutique

It's not a party without the perfect outfit! Shop for a new holiday outfit and meet the lady behind the brand, all during Holiday Open House weekend. We can't wait to show you guys all her adorable finds, and maybe do a little shopping ourselves!



Saturday, Nov 17th, 11a-2p: Book Signing & Launch Party with author Andrea Letard of Andrea's Cooktales.

Get ready to cook your heart out this holiday season with a little help from local foodie Andrea & her newest cookbook, Andrea's Cooktales! Meet the lady behind the recipes and get your very own copy signed (+ snag an extra for the perfect gift for a friend!)


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Oct 08 2018

Happiest Harvest


October's arrival means that fall is finally in the air! The weather is cooling down but our hearts are feeling warm. This year, we're bringing you two tablescapes to fall in love with-- one featuring Etta B Pottery and another featuring Casafina Dinnerware. Whether your style leans more rustic or traditional, you can accomplish a lot with pretty pottery and neutral pumpkins! 

Our Fall Table with Etta B Pottery

This table pulls in light green heirloom pumpkins, plus a classic white pumpkin. If you're looking for a reason to visit your local pumpkin patch, now's your chance, friends. We choose smaller sizes so that we could fit as many as possible on the round table.


Sprigs of baby eucalyptus and wheat, tied simply with twine, make a rustic place card that anyone can make.




This setting features a mix of Charming White, Peaceful Waters, and a seasonal pumpkin plate. You know we can't pass up a mix-match pottery opportunity! Soften the look with a natural wood root charger and linen napkins.


Think outside of the box when it comes to vases. Pop some simple greenery and hydrangeas in an Etta B Pottery pitcher for a look that ties together the entire table.


Mix in natural textures like burlap and corn husk pumpkins to add depth. These corn husk pumpkins come in a set of 6 and are also great for filling coffee table bowls!




This little hootie dish was just entirely too cute to pass up! You can mix and match within your fall table by swapping out decorative salad plates. Just like us, you may have a hard time picking a favorite!

Serve up Fall

Don't forget the desserts-- we never do! Etta B Pottery's selection this year of seasonal servingware is just begging for pumpkin bread, oatmeal cookies, and maple cupcakes.





Shop All Fall Etta B Pottery

Our Fall Table with Casafina


Our second table repurposed some of the same white pumpkins, but with some more traditional dinnerware. We let the flowers and greenery make their way across the entire table, plus a generous stack of pumpkins.




What's that, another mix and match place setting? We're not ashamed! This place setting features Majorca (the ruffled edge) mixed with Taormina. The subtle tones and textures go incredibly well together to create a more upscale look without looking stuffy.


A large vine pumpkin served as our centerpiece this time, with florals and natural pumpkins supporting the show.


A torn paper edge and a white little pumpkin create an elegant place card. Recruit a friend with the best handwriting and put them to work on the names!


Once we picked out the dinnerware, it need a little...more, you know? These gold painted wine glasses did just the trick.


Instead of burlap accents, this table got a touch of painted terracotta. Still an earthy material, but painted a sage green, these pumpkins were some of our favorites on the table.

Feeling inspired yet? We hope you fill you table this season with pretty pottery, but more importantly, that it's surrounded by those you love. Happy Harvest!


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