Maria Sabella Maria Sabella is a freelance writer and an E-Design consultant and decorator passionate about inspiring and empowering others to create their dream home. With a love for all things home, organizing, entertaining, and decorating, she loves sharing tips and tricks (and paint color suggestions!) she's learned along the way to help you make your best home. Maria has spent the last six years working in the interior design and staging industries and writing digital content focused on home-related topics. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Goldsmiths College in London, England, majoring in Art History and Visual Cultures. She also received a Certificate in Interior Design from The New York Institute of Art and Design. About Better Homes & Gardens Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.